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Albens

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Savoie

A dash of green between Lake Bourget and Lake Annecy.

Geographical information

MunicipalityAlbens
Postcode73410
Tourism label
Latitude45.7856060 (N 45° 47’ 8”)
Longitude5.9439590 (E 5° 56’ 38”)
AltitudeFrom 329m to 685m
Surface area15.30 km²
Population3438 inhabitants
Density224 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureChambéry (30 km, 31 min)
Insee code73010
IntercommunalityCC du Canton d'Albens
DepartmentSavoie
RegionRhône-Alpes

Nearest cities & towns

Saint-Girod2.2 km (5 min)
Saint-Félix2.8 km (4 min)
La Biolle4.1 km (7 min)
Bloye5.2 km (8 min)
Mognard6.6 km (12 min)
Saint-Ours6.7 km (14 min)
Chainaz-les-Frasses6.8 km (16 min)
Épersy7.4 km (14 min)
Saint-Germain-la-Chambotte7.4 km (10 min)
Marigny-Saint-Marcel7.8 km (11 min)
Massingy8.1 km (14 min)
Alby-sur-Chéran8.6 km (12 min)
Héry-sur-Alby9 km (11 min)
Grésy-sur-Aix9.2 km (11 min)

Things to see and do

Fitness trail in the marsh, near the pond Crosagny.

Places of interest

Information points
Transport

Events and festivities

The round of late July ovens.

Christmas market in late November - early December, the church square.

Photos

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Weather

Saturday 23 may
Min. 9°C - Max. 13°C
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Sunday 24 may
Min. 8°C - Max. 14°C
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Monday 25 may
Min. 10°C - Max. 16°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Sightseeing safari on Lake Annecy
Nature and the great outdoors20 € to 40 € Annecy (19.2 km)
Sightseeing in a Citroën 2CV
Entertainment140 € to 240 € Annecy (19.3 km)
Paraglider flight over Lake Annecy
Sports sensations90 € Lathuile (21 km)
Canoe kayak ride down the Old Rhône
Sports sensations27 € to 35 € Seyssel (21 km)
Cellar tour and tasting House Mollex
Local flavours5 € Corbonod (22 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Le Semnoz from the North
Cycling itineraryAthletic1h45Annecy (19.1 km)
Le Semnoz from the North
Cycling itineraryAthletic2h10Annecy (19.1 km)
The Séran and the Cerveyrieu waterfall
HikeEasy2h30Artemare (22 km)
The Evosges Memorial Trail
HikeEasy3h30Évosges (40 km)
Sentier de randonnée - Tour de la Grande Montagne
HikeAthletic5h45Lalleyriat (44 km)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels