Anjou tourism and travel guide

Photo of Anjou in Isere

Visit Anjou: highlights and tourist information

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Anjou is situated in the Isere department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 68 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Anjou is 435 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Malleval at 13 km and Palais Ideal at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Anjou, 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 Anjou 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 Anjou

Markets in and near Anjou

  • Roussillon: market Wednesday & Sunday (6km)
  • Saint-Rambert-d'Albon: market Friday (8km)
  • Anneyron: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Serrieres: market Friday (10km)
  • Beaurepaire: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Hauterives: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Maclas: market Thursday (15km)
  • Condrieu: market Monday - seasonal market only (16km)
  • Condrieu: market Friday (16km)
  • Vienne: market Saturday (20km)

More information about Anjou, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Anjou, France

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


  • Aquarium de Lyon (43km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (46km)
  • Cremieu (51km)
  • Saint-Galmier (52km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (24km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin japonais (36km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Oeillon Crest (22km)
  • Perdrix Crest (24km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (50km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (53km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chaponnay (32km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (32km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Anjou

Canton: Roussillon

Arrondissement: Vienne

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38150

Distance to Anjou

from Grenoble (prefecture): 68 km

from Paris: 435 km

from Calais: 662 km

from Nice: 263 km

from Bordeaux: 432 km

from Strasbourg: 421 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Agnin, Bouge-Chambalud, Chanas, Epinouze, Jarcieu, La Chapelle-de-Surieu, Saint-Romain-de-Surieu, Salaise-sur-Sanne, Sonnay and Ville-sous-Anjou.

This page in French: Visiter Anjou