Beaufin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Beaufin in Isere

Photo is of Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette at 3 km from Beaufin

Visit Beaufin: highlights and tourist information

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Beaufin is situated in the Isere department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Beaufin in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette at 3 km and Mens at 17 km.

Beaufin, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Church at 3 km (direction north-north-west)

The church and mountainous setting of Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette are the second most important pilgrimage destination...

See Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette guide


at 17 km (direction west)

The small town of Mens is quite isolated but certainly worth exploring if you...

See Mens guide
Valgaudemar Valley

Valgaudemar Valley

Scenery at 19 km (direction east), in the Hautes-Alpes department

The valley of Valgaudemar is one of many picturesque natural highlughts in the high...

See Valgaudemar Valley guide


at 27 km (direction south-south-east), in the Hautes-Alpes department

Not a major tourist destination, in Gap we suggest you take a stroll around...

See Gap guide


Ski resort at 28 km (direction north-east)

Les DeuxAlpes is one of the longest established and most popular Alpine ski resorts...

See Deux-Alpes guide


Ski resort at 30 km (direction north-north-east)

The well known ski station of Alpe d'Huez is also famous for the Tour...

See Alpe-d'Huez guide
Ecrins National Park

Ecrins National Park

National Parc at 35 km (direction east-north-east)

Ecrins National Park is a very popular and very scenic National Park in the...

See Ecrins National Park guide


at 35 km (direction north-north-west)

Most visitors to Vizille are attracted by the Chateau de Vizille and its associated...

See Vizille guide
La Grave

La Grave

Most Beautiful Village at 39 km (direction north-east), in the Hautes-Alpes department

Although better known as a ski resort, the village of La Grave is also...

See La Grave guide
Lake Serre-Poncon

Lake Serre-Poncon

Scenery at 43 km (direction south-east), in the Hautes-Alpes department

Among many beautiful Alpine lakes we mention the Lac de Serre-Poncon because of its...

See Lake Serre-Poncon guide


at 47 km (direction east), in the Hautes-Alpes department

The silver mines in L'Argentiere la Bessée, very active in the 19th century, are...

See L'Argentiere-la-Bessee guide


Ski resort at 48 km (direction north-north-west)

Known as the 'capital of the Alps', Grenoble has a great deal of interesting...

See Grenoble guide


at 49 km (direction east-south-east), in the Hautes-Alpes department

The historic centre of Embrun is usually visited at the same time as the...

See Embrun guide


at 57 km (direction west-north-west)

The centre of Pont-en-Royans, with medieval houses along the cliffs above the river gorge,...

See Pont-en-Royans guide

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Map of places to visit near Beaufin


Markets in and near Beaufin

  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Thursday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Monday (15km)
  • Lus-la-Croix-Haute: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Gap: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)
  • La Mure: market Monday (28km)
  • Le Bourg-d'Oisans: market Saturday (30km)
  • Veynes: market Thursday (30km)
  • Vizille: market Tuesday (35km)
  • Chorges: market Sunday (37km)
  • Vif: market Friday (37km)

More information about Beaufin, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Beaufin, France

What to do at Beaufin? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Beaufin.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vercors (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine de Charance (25km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (35km)
  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (41km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Ruines de Séchilienne (32km)
  • Mont Aiguille (33km)
  • Cirque d'Archiane (36km)
  • La Meije (36km)
  • Lac de Serre-Poncon (43km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (47km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (51km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (52km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (54km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Beaufin is in the east of France at 48 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Beaufin is 529 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Beaufin

Canton: Corps

Arrondissement: Grenoble

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38970

Distance to Beaufin

from Grenoble (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 529 km

from Calais: 750 km

from Nice: 160 km

from Bordeaux: 515 km

from Strasbourg: 443 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ambel, Aspres-les-Corps, Chauffayer, Corps, La Salette-Fallavaux, Le Glaizil, Les Costes, Les Cotes-de-Corps, Monestier-d'Ambel, Pellafol and Saint-Firmin.

This page in French: Visiter Beaufin