Tournon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Tournon: highlights and tourist information

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Tournon is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 33 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Tournon is 466 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Albertville at 7 km and Valmorel at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Tournon, 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 Tournon 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 Tournon

Markets in and near Tournon

  • Albertville: market Thursday (6km)
  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Faverges: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • La Rochette: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Thones: market Saturday (27km)
  • Challes-les-Eaux: market Tuesday & Friday (28km)
  • Brides-les-Bains: market Wednesday (29km)

More information about Tournon, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Tournon, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Tournon.

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (34km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (15km)
  • Chartreuse (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (36km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roc de Chere (24km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (26km)
  • Mont Veyrier (30km)
  • Gorges du Fier (36km)
  • Mont Granier (36km)
  • Col de la Colombière (41km)
  • Col de Romme (47km)
  • Mont Blanc (47km)
  • Glacier des Bossons (50km)
  • Aiguille du Midi (51km)
  • Le Brévent (52km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (54km)
  • Lac Cornu (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Tournon

Canton: Grésy-sur-Isère

Arrondissement: Albertville

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73460

Distance to Tournon

from Chambery (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 466 km

from Calais: 676 km

from Nice: 228 km

from Bordeaux: 547 km

from Strasbourg: 344 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Albertville, Clery, Frontenex, Gilly-sur-Isere, Gresy-sur-Isere, Grignon, Mercury, Montailleur, Monthion, Notre-Dame-Des-Millieres, Plancherine, Saint-Vital, Sainte-Helene-sur-Isere and Verrens-Arvey.

This page in French: Visiter Tournon