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Aillon-le-Vieux

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Savoie

Aillon-le-Vieux - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Savoie
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Aillon-le-Vieux is a mountain village altitude (900 m) clinging to the sides of Colombier and dotting its small hamlets along the valley Aillon. Located near the station Aillons-Margeriaz, its economy is closely linked to tourism. But Aillon-le-Vieux asserts its identity primarily in their farming and lumbering.

Geographical information

MunicipalityAillon-le-Vieux
Postcode73340
Latitude45.6519100 (N 45° 39’ 7”)
Longitude6.0956930 (E 6° 5’ 44”)
AltitudeFrom 673m to 2040m
Surface area21.63 km²
Population182 inhabitants
Density8 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureChambéry (28 km, 39 min)
Insee code73005
IntercommunalityCC Cœur des Bauges
DepartmentSavoie
RegionRhône-Alpes

Nearest cities & towns

Aillon-le-Jeune4.4 km (6 min)
Le Châtelard8.5 km (12 min)
La Compôte9.2 km (13 min)
Lescheraines9.8 km (16 min)
École10.6 km (13 min)
La Motte-en-Bauges11.1 km (16 min)
Doucy-en-Bauges12.7 km (20 min)
Jarsy12.8 km (17 min)
Arith13.5 km (22 min)
Saint-François-de-Sales15.4 km (25 min)
Sainte-Reine15.4 km (18 min)
Thoiry15.4 km (21 min)
Le Noyer15.5 km (23 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Natural sites

Events and festivities

Photos

The administrative center of Aillon-le-Vieux (© Christine Haas)
The administrative center of Aillon-le-Vieux (© Christine Haas)
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Chief instead of Aillon-le-Vieux (© Christine Haas)
Chief instead of Aillon-le-Vieux (© Christine Haas)
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Aillon-le-Vieux as Mt Colombier (© C. Haas)
Aillon-le-Vieux as Mt Colombier (© C. Haas)
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Chief instead of Aillon-le-Vieux (© Christine Haas)
Chief instead of Aillon-le-Vieux (© Christine Haas)
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A path to Aillon-le-Vieux (© Christine Haas)
A path to Aillon-le-Vieux (© Christine Haas)
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At the foot of the mountain (© Christine Haas)
At the foot of the mountain (© Christine Haas)
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Hiking in autumn (© Christine Haas)
Hiking in autumn (© Christine Haas)
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Le Colombier (© Christine Haas)
Le Colombier (© Christine Haas)
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The Aillons-Margeriaz (OT Aillons ©)
The Aillons-Margeriaz (OT Aillons ©)
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Weather

Tuesday 5 may
Min. 11°C - Max. 17°C
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Wednesday 6 may
Min. 7°C - Max. 16°C
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Thursday 7 may
Min. 8°C - Max. 18°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Discover oenology with a wine-grower
Local flavours10 € to 50 € Cruet (13.7 km)
Paraglider flight over Lake Annecy
Sports sensations90 € Lathuile (17.7 km)
Sightseeing safari on Lake Annecy
Nature and the great outdoors20 € to 40 € Annecy (27 km)
Sightseeing in a Citroën 2CV
Entertainment140 € to 240 € Annecy (28 km)
Canyoning in Vercors or Chartreuse
Sports sensations45 € Les Échelles (36 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Le Semnoz from the North
Cycling itineraryAthletic1h45Annecy (28 km)
Le Semnoz from the North
Cycling itineraryAthletic2h10Annecy (28 km)
The Arc Pass
HikeIntermediate5h00Pussy (29 km)
Arpettaz Lake
Village visitIntermediate4h30Celliers (32 km)
The Séran and the Cerveyrieu waterfall
HikeEasy2h30Artemare (40 km)

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