Montvalezan is a commune in the Savoie department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France. In 2018, it had a population of 701. Montvalezan is best known for containing La Rosière ski resort. It is located in the Tarentaise Valley, on the road of Little St Bernard Pass.

Montvalezan
A 360° view of the Col du Petit Saint-Bernard in winter
A 360° view of the Col du Petit Saint-Bernard in winter
Location of Montvalezan
Montvalezan is located in France
Montvalezan
Montvalezan
Montvalezan is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Montvalezan
Montvalezan
Coordinates: 45°36′45″N 6°50′50″E / 45.6125°N 6.8472°E / 45.6125; 6.8472Coordinates: 45°36′45″N 6°50′50″E / 45.6125°N 6.8472°E / 45.6125; 6.8472
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentSavoie
ArrondissementAlbertville
CantonBourg-Saint-Maurice
IntercommunalityHaute Tarentaise
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Jean-Claude Fraissard[1]
Area
1
25.9 km2 (10.0 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2019)[2]
709
 • Density27/km2 (71/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
73176 /73700
Elevation860–2,939 m (2,822–9,642 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 2 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2019". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 29 December 2021.