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Visit Vimines: highlights and tourist information

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Vimines is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 4 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Vimines is 454 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chambery at 6 km and Aix-les-Bains at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vimines, 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 Vimines in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Savoie

Map of places to visit near Vimines

Markets in and near Vimines

  • Chambery: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (5km)
  • Novalaise: market Wednesday & Sunday (9km)
  • Challes-les-Eaux: market Tuesday & Friday (10km)
  • Le Pont-de-Beauvoisin: market Monday (15km)
  • Aix-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (16km)
  • Saint-Genix-sur-Guiers: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Pont: market Thursday (20km)
  • La Rochette: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Le Touvet: market Saturday (22km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (23km)

More information about Vimines, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Vimines, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (17km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (48km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (18km)
  • Massif des Bauges (26km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (11km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (22km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Granier (10km)
  • Mont Jalla (40km)
  • Gorges du Fier (41km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (42km)
  • Roc de Chere (42km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (44km)
  • Mont Veyrier (46km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (26km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Nances (7km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (16km)
  • Morestel (34km)
  • Saint-Gervais (49km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (55km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vimines

Canton: Cognin

Arrondissement: Chambéry

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73160

Distance to Vimines

from Chambery (prefecture): 4 km

from Paris: 454 km

from Calais: 670 km

from Nice: 233 km

from Bordeaux: 511 km

from Strasbourg: 367 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aiguebelette-le-Lac, Bassens, Chambery, Cognin, Jacob-Bellecombette, La Motte-Servolex, Lepin-le-Lac, Montagnole, Nances, Saint-Cassin, Saint-Sulpice and Saint-Thibaud-de-Couz.

This page in French: Visiter Vimines

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