Val d'Isere tourism and travel guide

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France This Way comment: Home to the Alpine Ski World Cup and part of the Espace Killy ski region, Val d'Isere is a very international ski resort

Val d'Isere is situated in the Savoie department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Val d'Isere. For detailed visitor information see the Val d'Isere travel guide.

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Tignes at 6 km and Bonneval-sur-Arc at 10 km.

Val d'Isere, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Val d\'Isere

Val d'Isere

Ski resort less than one km (direction west-north-west)

Home to the Alpine Ski World Cup and part of the Espace Killy ski...

See Val d'Isere guide


Ski resort at 6 km (direction west-north-west)

The ski resort of Tignes is made up of several smaller, interconnected villges...

See Tignes guide


Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction south-east)

At Bonneval, listed among the 'most beautiful villages of France', you can discover a...

See Bonneval-sur-Arc guide
Vanoise National Park

Vanoise National Park

National Parc at 17 km (direction south-west)

The stunning mountain scenery in the Vanoise National Park ensure its year around popularity...

See Vanoise National Park guide
Les Arcs

Les Arcs

Ski resort at 20 km (direction north-west)

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

See Les Arcs guide


Ski resort at 28 km (direction west)

Courchevel, ski resort in the 'Three Valleys region', is also popular with summer mountain...

See Courchevel guide


Ski resort at 33 km (direction west)

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

See Meribel guide
Val Thorens

Val Thorens

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

The high altitude skiing at Val Thorens mean it has a longer season than...

See Val Thorens guide


Ski resort at 41 km (direction west)

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

See Valmorel guide


at 44 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Beaufort guide


at 52 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Albertville guide


Ski resort at 54 km (direction north-west), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

See Megeve guide
Saint Gervais Les Bains

Saint Gervais Les Bains

at 54 km (direction north-north-west), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

See Saint Gervais Les Bains guide


at 56 km (direction south-west), in the Hautes-Alpes department

The picturesque mountain village of Nevache is well placed to explore the scenic Vallée...

See Nevache guide

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Markets in and near Val d'Isere

Market days in Val d'Isere: weekly market: Monday all day;

  • Val d'Isere: market Monday all day (0km)
  • Tignes: market Sunday - seasonal market only (7km)
  • Tignes: market Thursday all day & Sunday - seasonal market only (7km)
  • Bourg-Saint-Maurice: market Saturday (25km)
  • Brides-les-Bains: market Wednesday (32km)

More information about Val d'Isere, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Val d'Isere, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col de l'Iseran (5km)
  • Mont Blanc (44km)

Geography and distances

Val d'Isere is in the east of France at 85 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Val d'Isere is 516 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Val d'Isere

Canton: Bourg-Saint-Maurice

Arrondissement: Albertville

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73150

Distance to Val d'Isere

from Chambery (prefecture): 85 km

from Paris: 516 km

from Calais: 720 km

from Nice: 195 km

from Bordeaux: 597 km

from Strasbourg: 354 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Val d'Isere from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 1 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Tignes.

This page in French: Visiter Val d'Isere