Valmorel tourism and travel guide

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Visit Valmorel: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The low-rise buildings and traditional materials help preseve the charm of the ski resort of Valmorel

Important note

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

Valmorel 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: Valmorel is 487 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Courchevel at 16 km and Albertville at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Valmorel, 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 Valmorel 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 Valmorel

Markets in and near Valmorel

  • Brides-les-Bains: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Albertville: market Thursday (22km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne: market Saturday (24km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (25km)
  • La Rochette: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Bourg-Saint-Maurice: market Saturday (29km)
  • Allevard: market Thursday (32km)
  • Faverges: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (34km)

More information about Valmorel, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Valmorel, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (50km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (24km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château du Touvet (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (34km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (41km)
  • Mont Granier (41km)
  • Roc de Chere (45km)
  • Col de l'Iseran (45km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (47km)
  • Mont Blanc (51km)
  • Glacier des Bossons (55km)
  • Aiguille du Midi (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Valmorel

Canton: Moûtiers

Arrondissement: Albertville

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73440

Distance to Valmorel

from Chambery (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 487 km

from Calais: 697 km

from Nice: 208 km

from Bordeaux: 556 km

from Strasbourg: 359 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aigueblanche, Bonneval, Fontaine-le-Puits, La Lechere, Le Bois, Les Avanchers-Valmorel, Saint-Jean-de-Belleville, Saint-Oyen, Salins-les-Thermes and Villarlurin.

This page in French: Visiter Valmorel