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Vimines tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chambery at 6 km from Vimines

Visit Vimines: highlights and tourist information

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

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

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!

Chambery

Chambery

at 6 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Chambery guide
Aix-les-Bains

Aix-les-Bains

at 16 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Aix-les-Bains guide
Belley

Belley

at 28 km (direction north-west), in the Ain department

The cathedral and adjacent historic centre are the highlight of your...

See Belley guide
Les-7-Laux

Les-7-Laux

Ski resort at 29 km (direction south-south-east), in the Isere department

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

See Les-7-Laux guide
 
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Grenoble

Grenoble

Ski resort at 41 km (direction south-south-west), in the Isere department

Known as the 'capital of the Alps', Grenoble has a great deal...

See Grenoble guide
Talloires

Talloires

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

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

See Talloires guide
Menthon Saint Bernard

Menthon Saint Bernard

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

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

See Menthon Saint Bernard guide
Albertville

Albertville

at 44 km (direction east-north-east)

Albertville is a large active town, with Conflans, a pretty...

See Albertville guide
Annecy

Annecy

at 44 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

Annecy is a very lovely town with a great...

See Annecy guide
Veyrier du Lac

Veyrier du Lac

at 45 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

See Veyrier du Lac guide
Lake Annecy

Lake Annecy

Scenery at 45 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

See Lake Annecy guide
Valmorel

Valmorel

Ski resort at 47 km (direction east)

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

See Valmorel guide
Cremieu

Cremieu

at 52 km (direction west-north-west), in the Isere department

With some of the most extensive medieval ramparts in France, Cremieu...

See Cremieu guide
La Clusaz

La Clusaz

Ski resort at 59 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

La Clusaz is one of the smaller ski resorts...

See La Clusaz guide

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Map of places to visit near Vimines

 
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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

  • 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)
 
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Geography and distances

Vimines is in the east of France at 4 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Vimines is 454 kilometres from Paris).

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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