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Image-Leysse Chambéry.jpg
The Leysse seen from the Place de la Libération in Chambéry.
Mouth Lac du Bourget
Basin countries France
Length 29 km

The Leysse is the river which crosses the city of Chambéry, Savoie, France. At its entrance into the city, it goes underground in a channel of about 1 km.


It comes from the mountains east of Chambéry, and continues to the north, until falling into the Lake of Le Bourget in the city of Le Bourget-du-Lac. The total length of the river is 29 km.

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Coordinates: 45°39′N 5°52′E / 45.650°N 5.867°E / 45.650; 5.867