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Revision as of 13:26, 19 March 2013

Albertville is a French mountain town located in the Savoie department. It is famous for having held the 1992 Olympic Winter Games.

Get in

By plane

Albertville is located near 4 International airports:

  • Aix les Bains Airport/ Chambéry [3] (50 km / 0:40)
  • Geneva Cointrin Airport [4] (90 km / 1:30)
  • Lyon Saint Exupéry [5] (139 km / 1:25)
  • Grenoble-Isère [6] (135 km / 1:24)

By train

The railway station is in the city center. In Winter direct train from London, Paris, Lyon Also at 40 minutes away from the railway station of Annecy in direction from Mont-Blanc and Geneva.

By Bus

Regular bus service to :

Get around

  • Mercury, Savoie small Savoy village close to Albertville
  • The Tamié Abbey [8], in the road Mercury - Faverge, is on of the attraction of the region.
  • Have a walk in the Regional Parck of Bauges Mountains [9]



  • Museum of the Winter Olympic Games, in the city center of Albertville
  • Art and History Museum in conflans, 10 min from the city center



  • Grand Bivouac, (city center), 0033 4 79 32 48 64 (), [1]. The Grand Bivouac is the discovery and travel festival. From 2002, this is in Albertville each year, end of October.


  • Indoor Climbing, in the Olympic hall. One of Europe's biggest artificial structure : 561 m², height 17m, 25 ways from 3 to 8b+. Closed in June.
  • Tamier Climbing (natural rock face, well bolted), (Col de Tamier - 8Km), +33 (0)4 79 32 10 49 ().

Ice skating



  • Theatre du Sycomore give regularly some representation in Albertville and the region. Have a lot to the website to find the next date.






Le P`tit Bar, (City center in the direction of Ugine, near Roma Hotel), 00334 79 32 49 02, [2].


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