Ugine tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ugine: highlights and tourist information

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Ugine is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 44 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Ugine is 462 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Albertville at 9 km and Beaufort at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ugine, 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 Ugine 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 Ugine

Markets in and near Ugine

  • Albertville: market Thursday (9km)
  • Faverges: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Thones: market Saturday (17km)
  • La Clusaz: market Monday (18km)
  • Megeve: market Friday (20km)
  • Le Grand-Bornand: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Sallanches: market Saturday (27km)

More information about Ugine, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Ugine, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (42km)

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 (23km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin botanique alpin La Jaÿsinia (44km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (45km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roc de Chere (20km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (23km)
  • Mont Veyrier (25km)
  • Col de la Colombière (28km)
  • Col de Romme (34km)
  • Gorges du Fier (35km)
  • Mont Blanc (36km)
  • Glacier des Bossons (38km)
  • Le Brévent (38km)
  • Aiguille du Midi (39km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (40km)
  • Mole (40km)
  • Lac Cornu (41km)
  • Montenvers (44km)
  • Cascade du Rouget (44km)
  • Mer de Glace (44km)
  • Cirque du Fer-à-Cheval (49km)
  • Mont Granier (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ugine

Canton: Ugine

Arrondissement: Albertville

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

Postcode: 73400

Distance to Ugine

from Chambery (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 462 km

from Calais: 670 km

from Nice: 237 km

from Bordeaux: 556 km

from Strasbourg: 331 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allondaz, Cesarches, Cohennoz, Le Bouchet, Marlens, Marthod, Queige and Thenesol.

This page in French: Visiter Ugine