Tignes tourism and travel guide
Visit Tignes: highlights and tourist informationTravel Guide To Visit Attractions
France This Way comment: The ski resort of Tignes is made up of several smaller, interconnected villges
This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Tignes. For detailed visitor information see the Tignes travel guide.
Tignes is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 79 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Tignes is 509 kilometres from Paris).
Tignes, France: places to visit and attractions
Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Tignes in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.
Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!
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Map of places to visit near Tignes
Markets in and near Tignes
Market days in Tignes: seasonal market: Sunday; seasonal market: Thursday all day & Sunday;
- Tignes: market Sunday - seasonal market only (0km)
- Tignes: market Thursday all day & Sunday - seasonal market only (0km)
- Val d'Isere: market Monday all day (7km)
- Bourg-Saint-Maurice: market Saturday (18km)
- Brides-les-Bains: market Wednesday (28km)
- Albertville: market Thursday (46km)
- Megeve: market Friday (47km)
- Saint-Gervais-les-Bains: market Thursday (47km)
- Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne: market Saturday (51km)
More information about Tignes, Rhone-Alpes
Tourist attractions near Tignes, France
Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Tignes.
Most beautiful villages in France
(see also beautiful French villages)
- Bonneval (17km)
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)
- Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (51km)
Sites of natural beauty
- Col de l'Iseran (12km)
- Mont Blanc (38km)
- Aiguille du Midi (43km)
- Glacier des Bossons (43km)
Towns of Art and history
- Albertville (45km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)
- Megeve (47km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Tignes
from Chambery (prefecture): 79 km
from Paris: 509 km
from Calais: 713 km
from Nice: 201 km
from Bordeaux: 592 km
from Strasbourg: 349 km
For driving distances to Tignes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 1 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Val d'Isere.
This page in French: Visiter Tignes