Alpe-d'Huez tourism and travel guide

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Visit Alpe-d'Huez: highlights and tourist information

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Alpe-d'Huez is situated in the Isere department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 29 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Alpe-d'Huez is 505 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Deux-Alpes at 9 km and La Grave at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Alpe-d'Huez, 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 Alpe-d'Huez in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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


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Map of places to visit near Alpe-d'Huez

Markets in and near Alpe-d'Huez

  • Le Bourg-d'Oisans: market Saturday (4km)
  • La Mure: market Monday (17km)
  • La Grave: market Thursday (20km)
  • Villard-Bonnot: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Domene: market Thursday (22km)
  • Vizille: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Froges: market Saturday (24km)
  • Crolles: market Sunday (26km)
  • Meylan: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Heres: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)

More information about Alpe-d'Huez, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Alpe-d'Huez, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Alpe-d'Huez.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (22km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (23km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (29km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (32km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (20km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (20km)
  • La Meije (21km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (22km)
  • Mont Jalla (30km)
  • Mont Granier (44km)
  • Mont Aiguille (48km)
  • Cirque d'Archiane (58km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Alpe-d'Huez

Canton: Bourg-d'Oisans

Arrondissement: Grenoble

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38750

Distance to Alpe-d'Huez

from Grenoble (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 505 km

from Calais: 723 km

from Nice: 181 km

from Bordeaux: 523 km

from Strasbourg: 410 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Alpe-d'Huez from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allemond, Auris, La Garde, Le Bourg-d'Oisans, Le Freney-d'Oisans, Mont-de-Lans, Villard-Reculas and Villard-Reymond.

This page in French: Visiter Alpe-d'Huez