Tours-en-Savoie tourism and travel guide

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Visit Tours-en-Savoie: highlights and tourist information

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Tours-en-Savoie is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 42 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Tours-en-Savoie is 472 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Albertville at 4 km and Beaufort at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Tours-en-Savoie, 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 Tours-en-Savoie 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 Tours-en-Savoie

Markets in and near Tours-en-Savoie

  • Albertville: market Thursday (4km)
  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Faverges: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Brides-les-Bains: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Bourg-Saint-Maurice: market Saturday (26km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Megeve: market Friday (27km)
  • Thones: market Saturday (27km)

More information about Tours-en-Savoie, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Tours-en-Savoie, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (24km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château du Touvet (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roc de Chere (29km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (31km)
  • Mont Veyrier (35km)
  • Col de la Colombière (38km)
  • Mont Blanc (39km)
  • Glacier des Bossons (42km)
  • Gorges du Fier (42km)
  • Aiguille du Midi (43km)
  • Col de Romme (44km)
  • Le Brévent (44km)
  • Mont Granier (45km)
  • Lac Cornu (47km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (47km)
  • Mer de Glace (48km)
  • Montenvers (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Tours-en-Savoie

Canton: Albertville-Sud

Arrondissement: Albertville

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73790

Distance to Tours-en-Savoie

from Chambery (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 472 km

from Calais: 680 km

from Nice: 226 km

from Bordeaux: 556 km

from Strasbourg: 341 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Tours-en-Savoie from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Albertville, Cesarches, Esserts-Blay, Grignon, La Bathie, Pallud, Saint-Paul-sur-Isere and Venthon.

This page in French: Visiter Tours-en-Savoie