Allevard tourism and travel guide

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Visit Allevard: highlights and tourist information

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Allevard is situated in the Isere department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 35 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Allevard is 477 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Les-7-Laux at 11 km and Chambery at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Allevard, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Allevard in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Isere

Map of places to visit near Allevard

Markets in and near Allevard

Market days in Allevard: weekly market: Thursday;

  • Allevard: market Thursday (0km)
  • La Rochette: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Le Touvet: market Saturday (10km)
  • Froges: market Saturday (17km)
  • Challes-les-Eaux: market Tuesday & Friday (18km)
  • Crolles: market Sunday (19km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Villard-Bonnot: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Chambery: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (23km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne: market Saturday (25km)

More information about Allevard, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Allevard, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Allevard.


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (37km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (25km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (21km)
  • Massif des Bauges (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château du Touvet (10km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (32km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (33km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (42km)
  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Granier (14km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (21km)
  • Mont Jalla (34km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (36km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (42km)
  • La Meije (47km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Allevard

Canton: Allevard

Arrondissement: Grenoble

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

Postcode: 38580

Distance to Allevard

from Grenoble (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 477 km

from Calais: 693 km

from Nice: 210 km

from Bordeaux: 525 km

from Strasbourg: 378 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Allevard from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arvillard, La Chapelle-du-Bard, Le Cheylas, Le Moutaret, Moretel-de-Mailles, Pinsot, Pontcharra, Saint-Maximin and Saint-Pierre-d'Allevard.

This page in French: Visiter Allevard