Thenesol tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Albertville at 5 km from Thenesol

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Thenesol is situated in the Savoie department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Thenesol in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Albertville at 5 km and Beaufort at 14 km.

Thenesol, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 5 km (direction south)

Albertville is a large active town, with Conflans, a pretty village on...

See Albertville guide


at 14 km (direction east)

Beaufort is one of the smallest Alpine ski resorts, which attracts skiers...

See Beaufort guide


at 20 km (direction north-west), in the Haute-Savoie department

Talloires is one of the most lovely of the villages on the...

See Talloires guide
La Clusaz

La Clusaz

Ski resort at 22 km (direction north-west), in the Haute-Savoie department

La Clusaz is one of the smaller ski resorts and very popular...

See La Clusaz guide
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Menthon Saint Bernard

Menthon Saint Bernard

at 23 km (direction north-west), in the Haute-Savoie department

After exploring the quaint village of Menthon-Saint-Bernard you can hire a boat...

See Menthon Saint Bernard guide


Ski resort at 24 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

Megeve is among the most prestigious of the French ski resorts and...

See Megeve guide
Veyrier du Lac

Veyrier du Lac

at 25 km (direction north-west), in the Haute-Savoie department

The port area is among the highlights in this pretty village on...

See Veyrier du Lac guide


Ski resort at 26 km (direction south-south-east)

The low-rise buildings and traditional materials help preseve the charm of the...

See Valmorel guide
Lake Annecy

Lake Annecy

Scenery at 29 km (direction north-west), in the Haute-Savoie department

The towns, villages and scenery around Lake Annecy make it an exceptional...

See Lake Annecy guide


at 29 km (direction north-west), in the Haute-Savoie department

Annecy is a very lovely town with a great deal to enjoy,...

See Annecy guide


at 31 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

While Mont-Blanc and the mountain scenery is the main attraction, Sallanches itself...

See Sallanches guide
Saint Gervais Les Bains

Saint Gervais Les Bains

at 32 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

It is the views of, and access to, Mont-Blanc which is the...

See Saint Gervais Les Bains guide


Ski resort at 34 km (direction south-south-east)

Part of the extensive 'Trois Vallées' ski region, Meribel is extremely popular...

See Meribel guide
Les Arcs

Les Arcs

Ski resort at 36 km (direction east-south-east)

Centred around Bourg-Saint-Maurice and within the Paradiski ski region, the Les Arcs...

See Les Arcs guide

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Markets in and near Thenesol

  • Albertville: market Thursday (5km)
  • Faverges: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Thones: market Saturday (20km)
  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • La Clusaz: market Monday (21km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Megeve: market Friday (24km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Le Grand-Bornand: market Wednesday (25km)

More information about Thenesol, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Thenesol, France

What to do at Thenesol? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Thenesol.


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (39km)

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (21km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (42km)
  • Jardin botanique alpin La Jaÿsinia (49km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roc de Chere (21km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (24km)
  • Mont Veyrier (27km)
  • Col de la Colombière (32km)
  • Gorges du Fier (35km)
  • Col de Romme (38km)
  • Mont Blanc (39km)
  • Glacier des Bossons (41km)
  • Le Brévent (42km)
  • Aiguille du Midi (42km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (44km)
  • Mole (44km)
  • Lac Cornu (44km)
  • Mont Granier (46km)
  • Montenvers (47km)
  • Mer de Glace (47km)
  • Cascade du Rouget (48km)
  • Cirque du Fer-à-Cheval (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Thenesol is in the east of France at 41 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Thenesol is 464 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Thenesol

Canton: Albertville-Nord

Arrondissement: Albertville

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73200

Distance to Thenesol

from Chambery (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 464 km

from Calais: 672 km

from Nice: 234 km

from Bordeaux: 554 km

from Strasbourg: 335 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Thenesol from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Albertville, Allondaz, Cesarches, Cons-Sainte-Colombe, Gilly-sur-Isere, Marthod, Mercury, Pallud, Queige, Ugine and Venthon.

This page in French: Visiter Thenesol


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