Villard-Leger tourism and travel guide

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Visit Villard-Leger: highlights and tourist information

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Villard-Leger is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 22 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Villard-Leger is 471 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chambery at 21 km and Valmorel at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Villard-Leger, 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 Villard-Leger 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 Villard-Leger

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

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)

 
 

Geography and distances

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