Nestled at the foot of the Aravis, close to the Natural Park of Bauges renowned for its exceptional landscapes, Ugine occupies a strategic position in the heart of the two Savoie.
Nearby Albertville Olympic site, and less than an hour from the Mont Blanc, Lake Annecy, Bourget or alpine resorts of Tarentaise, Ugine lives harmoniously between tradition and modernity. Under the gaze of Mont Charvin (2409 meters), several hamlets still live to the rhythm of an active farm life.
World capital of stainless steel and the European leader for Titanium and Zirconium, Ugine has preserved its heritage and develop their village around its church and its castle Crest - Cherel (XIII century) today Museum of Arts and Popular Traditions.
Active recreation lovers or sweet discoveries find here a generous nature, sports and cultural facilities as provided more than one hundred associations that reflect the dynamism of local life.
The exploration field is immense, intense pleasures. Welcome to Ugine!