Tourism - A campsite ideally located to visit Savoie and the Alps.
Camping Savoie lac de Carouge: an ideal base for a wonderful holiday
How about visiting the Rhône-Alpes region? Then our camping in Savoie is the ideal place! From Lac de Carouge, you can enjoy an enriching holiday of wonder and discovery. Our campsite in Savoie is located in the village of Saint Pierre Albigny, at the foot of the "Dent d'Arclusaz", at the entrance to the Parc des Bauges in the Alps (at an altitude of 310 metres). Saint Pierre d'Albigny is located between the towns of Chambéry and Albertville, both about 23 kilometres from our establishment. Annecy, nicknamed "Venice of the Alps" thanks to its pretty city centre, is located 45 minutes from the campsite. It is also a beautiful city on the shores of the Lake of the same name.
During a stay at the Lake Carouge campsite, while relaxing in one of our accommodations or on one of our camping pitches, you will be close to the magnificent landscapes of the Alps or remarkable cultural monuments retracing the millenary history of Savoy. Among other things, you will enjoy the surrounding mountain ranges such as Les Bauges, Belledonne, la Chartreuse or la Maurienne. You can also visit beautiful cities such as Annecy, Albertville or Chambéry. But there are also the beautiful lakes directly in the vicinity of our establishment in the Alps. If you prefer to spend a day at the campsite, you can of course enjoy Lake Carouge. For nature lovers, the Vanoise massif is very close to the campsite. You may see marmots or chamois on a hiking trail.
Enjoy local specialities
In Savoie and in particular in the Combe de Savoie, you can find many local specialities. In the region, you will find various fruit farms that produce the most delicious cheeses, such as the famous Tome des Bauges, Beaufort or Tomme de Savoie. If you prefer sausages, taste the diots de Savoie, the typical sausages of our region. Finally, Savoy's craftsmen also know how to make sausages with a wide variety of flavours.
For several years now, Savoy wine has also been becoming of excellent quality. It is not for nothing that the Combe de Savoie region has obtained the "Vignobles et découvertes" label. The landscapes and wines of this region are of excellent quality. Make sure you take the time to enjoy the delights of the region during your holiday at our campsite. We will be happy to suggest you several producers of local products when you come so that you can taste these culinary specialities and above all learn the secrets of how these specialities are made. This is how you will make the most of your stay at the Lac de Carouge campsite!
History comes to life in Savoie
The campsite at Lac de Carouge is the ideal starting point for the most beautiful discovery tours thanks to its central location in Savoie. With your whole family or group of friends, you can go out every day to explore the beautiful surroundings. In Savoie, you will find the most beautiful cultural sites where history seems to be completely reborn before your eyes. For example, visit Myans Cathedral, Miolans Castle, Chignin Towers or Hautecombe Abbey. These more than 100-year-old buildings are a feast for the eyes and will please your children. Do you want to know more about the most beautiful places and destinations in our region? Then come to the reception of our campsite. Here, our staff will be happy to tell you more about Savoie. Tell us what kind of excursions you want to do and we will give you the best advice!
You will find the most beautiful lakes in France in the Alps
The Lac de Carouge campsite is located in the immediate vicinity of the lake. If you want to discover other water points, you can go and discover the most famous lakes in the Alps. Savoy probably offers access to some of the most beautiful lakes in France, such as Lake Aiguebelette, Lake Annecy, Lake Bourget and Lake Geneva. In order to give you a clear idea of these magnificent landscapes, you can watch the video below of Savoie-Mont Blanc.
Visit the roof of Europe.
We are located less than an hour and a quarter from Chamonix and Mont Blanc. A stay in the Alps and in particular in Savoy cannot be done without a visit to the highest mountain in Europe. To do this, you can either take the little train from the sea of ice or use the Aiguille du Midi ring road. A day of which you will return with memories full of memories.
The discovery of a region is not only about monuments and landscapes. It is also the various and varied activities that are proposed to you to discover these landscapes. For this reason too, Savoie will satisfy you with activities as varied as canyoning, via ferrata, horse riding, paragliding or of course hiking. So don't hesitate, book now!!!!!
Relax in the surroundings of the Lac de Carouge campsite
If, for you, holidays rhymes with well-being, rest and meditation, you can find around the campsite many wellness centres and spas to completely relieve the stress of everyday life. Thanks to the different water sources from the mountains, some thermal resorts have acquired an international reputation, for example, at the foot of the Bauges massif, Challes-Les-Eaux or Aix-Les-Bains. These historic spa resorts still have the true grandeur of the early 20th century. You can relax in the baths, which have a positive effect on, for example, respiratory diseases. Challes les Eaux is 14 km from our campsite and you can reach it in less than 15 minutes. A little further on (35 km and about 45 minutes by car), you will find Aix-les-Bains. This city is also known for its beneficial baths, which help prevent joint rheumatism and respiratory infections.