Venthon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Venthon: highlights and tourist information

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Venthon is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 41 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Venthon is 467 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Albertville at 2 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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Venthon, 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 Venthon 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 Venthon

Markets in and near Venthon

  • Albertville: market Thursday (3km)
  • Faverges: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Thones: market Saturday (22km)
  • La Clusaz: market Monday (24km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Megeve: market Friday (24km)
  • Le Grand-Bornand: market Wednesday (28km)

More information about Venthon, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Venthon, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (41km)

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 (22km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (43km)
  • Jardin botanique alpin La Jaÿsinia (50km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (52km)

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)
  • Col de la Colombière (34km)
  • Gorges du Fier (38km)
  • Mont Blanc (38km)
  • Col de Romme (40km)
  • Glacier des Bossons (41km)
  • Aiguille du Midi (42km)
  • Le Brévent (43km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (45km)
  • Lac Cornu (45km)
  • Mont Granier (46km)
  • Montenvers (47km)
  • Mer de Glace (47km)
  • Cascade du Rouget (49km)
  • Cirque du Fer-à-Cheval (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Venthon

Canton: Albertville-Nord

Arrondissement: Albertville

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73200

Distance to Venthon

from Chambery (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 467 km

from Calais: 675 km

from Nice: 231 km

from Bordeaux: 555 km

from Strasbourg: 337 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Albertville, Allondaz, Cesarches, Gilly-sur-Isere, Grignon, Marthod, Pallud, Queige, Thenesol and Tours-en-Savoie.

This page in French: Visiter Venthon