Destination guide

Why people love visiting historic Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne

Come and experience Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne and its museums, monuments and history. One of the city's many top draws is its skiing. Val Thorens Ski Resort and Trois Vallees Ski Resort are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne

Are you looking for things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Val Thorens Ski Resort (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Trois Vallees Ski Resort (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Meribel Ski Resort (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Les Sybelles (4.8 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Les Sens des Cimes (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Setaz Gondola (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Col du Telegraphe (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Col du Glandon (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Col de la Madeleine (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Col du Galibier (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Pic Blanc (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Pierre Tombante (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)

Transportation to and around Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne

Fly into Grenoble (GNB-Grenoble - Isere), the closest airport, located 49.6 mi (79.8 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, the main station serving the city is Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne Station.

Where to stay around St-Jean-de-Maurienne?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,062 holiday lettings near St-Jean-de-Maurienne. From 361 Chalets to 81 Houses, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover St-Jean-de-Maurienne area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to St-Jean-de-Maurienne?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in St-Jean-de-Maurienne:

  • La Toussuire: 190 holiday homes
  • Meribel: 919 holiday homes
  • Les Menuires: 936 holiday homes
  • Jeux: 781 holiday homes
  • Mont-de-Lans: 849 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to St-Jean-de-Maurienne?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in St-Jean-de-Maurienne. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne Station: 8,036 holiday lettings
  • Cathedral of Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne: 7,984 holiday lettings
  • Museum of Costume and Popular Traditions: 7,978 holiday lettings
  • Opinel Museum: 7,951 holiday lettings
  • Jandri 1 Ski Lift: 3,948 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around St-Jean-de-Maurienne listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Chalets in St-Jean-de-Maurienne?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 361 Chalets in St-Jean-de-Maurienne. Our other popular types of St-Jean-de-Maurienne holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 81 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 19 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 2,470 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Villas and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in St-Jean-de-Maurienne?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,024 holiday homes with pool available in St-Jean-de-Maurienne. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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