Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes is a large region in southeastern . It is popular with all kinds of visitors, from mountaineers and winter sports enthusiasts, to gastronomes, wine buffs, and those looking for a city break.

are the two southernmost departments of the former region in south-central .

The is an extensive region of central , belonging to the larger region of .

is the region that surrounds the city of in south-eastern , consisting of the departments of Ain, Loire, and Rhône plus the Lyon Metropolis, a "territorial collectivity" with the same powers as a department.

La consists of the small nook of France bordering Switzerland across Lake Geneva to the north, and Italy to the east.

is a department in the region of .

is in the of . Chambéry Airport offers a multi-lingual travel service for tourists.

is a massif of mountains and plateaus east of the Rhône Valley, between the valleys of the rivers Drôme and Isère, in the region of .

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