Villard-Leger tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chambery at 21 km from Villard-Leger

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Villard-Leger is situated in the Savoie department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Chambery at 21 km and Valmorel at 22 km.

Villard-Leger, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chambery

Chambery

at 21 km (direction west-north-west)

Chambery is a very lively university town which is very pleasant to visit and...

See Chambery guide
Valmorel

Valmorel

Ski resort at 22 km (direction east)

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

See Valmorel guide
Albertville

Albertville

at 24 km (direction north-east)

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

See Albertville guide
Les-7-Laux

Les-7-Laux

Ski resort at 28 km (direction south-west), in the Isere department

Its proximity to Grenoble means that the ski resort of Les 7-Laux is busy...

See Les-7-Laux guide
 
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Aix-les-Bains

Aix-les-Bains

at 29 km (direction west-north-west)

Aix-les-Bains is one of the best preserved 'belle-epoque' spa towns in France...

See Aix-les-Bains guide
Meribel

Meribel

Ski resort at 30 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Meribel guide
Talloires

Talloires

at 36 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

Talloires is one of the most lovely of the villages on the shores of...

See Talloires guide
Courchevel

Courchevel

Ski resort at 37 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Courchevel guide
Beaufort

Beaufort

at 38 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Beaufort guide
Menthon Saint Bernard

Menthon Saint Bernard

at 39 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

After exploring the quaint village of Menthon-Saint-Bernard you can hire a boat to explore...

See Menthon Saint Bernard guide
Val Thorens

Val Thorens

Ski resort at 39 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Val Thorens guide
Veyrier du Lac

Veyrier du Lac

at 41 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

The port area is among the highlights in this pretty village on the banks...

See Veyrier du Lac guide
Lake Annecy

Lake Annecy

Scenery at 43 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

The towns, villages and scenery around Lake Annecy make it an exceptional region to...

See Lake Annecy guide
Annecy

Annecy

at 43 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

Annecy is a very lovely town with a great deal to enjoy, enhanced further...

See Annecy guide

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Markets in and near Villard-Leger

  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (7km)
  • La Rochette: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Challes-les-Eaux: market Tuesday & Friday (15km)
  • Allevard: market Thursday (17km)
  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Chambery: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (21km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Albertville: market Thursday (23km)
  • Le Touvet: market Saturday (26km)

More information about Villard-Leger, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Villard-Leger, France

What to do at Villard-Leger? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Villard-Leger.

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (30km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (30km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (20km)
  • Chartreuse (33km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château du Touvet (25km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (29km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Granier (21km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (32km)
  • Roc de Chere (37km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (38km)
  • Mont Veyrier (43km)
  • Gorges du Fier (45km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (45km)
  • Mont Jalla (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
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Geography and distances

Villard-Leger is in the east of France at 22 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Villard-Leger is 471 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Villard-Leger

Canton: Chamoux-sur-Gelon

Arrondissement: Chambéry

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73390

Distance to Villard-Leger

from Chambery (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 471 km

from Calais: 684 km

from Nice: 219 km

from Bordeaux: 535 km

from Strasbourg: 361 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Villard-Leger from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aiton, Betton-Bettonet, Bourget-en-Huile, Bourgneuf, Chamousset, Chamoux-sur-Gelon, Chateauneuf, Coise-Saint-Jean-Pied-Gauthier, Etable, Hauteville, La Croix-de-la-Rochette, La Table, La Trinite, Le Pontet, Le Verneil, Montendry, Rotherens, Saint-Jean-de-la-Porte, Villard-d'Hery and Villard-Sallet.

This page in French: Visiter Villard-Leger