Blandin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Blandin in Isere

Photo is of Cremieu at 32 km from Blandin

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Blandin 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 Blandin in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cremieu at 32 km and Saint-Antoine-l\'Abbaye at 37 km.

Blandin, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 32 km (direction north-west)

With some of the most extensive medieval ramparts in France, Cremieu also has an...

See Cremieu guide


Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction south-west)

The village of St Antoine l'Abbaye, best known for its abbey complex, is listed...

See Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye guide


at 38 km (direction north-east), in the Ain department

The cathedral and adjacent historic centre are the highlight of your visit to Belley...

See Belley guide


Ski resort at 38 km (direction south-east)

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

See Grenoble guide


at 39 km (direction east-north-east), in the Savoie department

Chambery is a very lively university town which is very pleasant to visit and...

See Chambery guide
Palais Ideal

Palais Ideal

at 41 km (direction west-south-west), in the Drome department

One of the most unusual monuments in France, the Palais-Idéal is a fantastic creation...

See Palais Ideal guide


at 44 km (direction east-north-east), in the Savoie department

Aix-les-Bains is one of the best preserved 'belle-epoque' spa towns in France...

See Aix-les-Bains guide
Vienne (town)

Vienne (town)

at 45 km (direction west)

The combination of both Roman and medieval monuments in Vienne make it one of...

See Vienne (town) guide


at 46 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Pont-en-Royans guide


Ski resort at 47 km (direction east-south-east)

Its proximity to Grenoble means that the ski resort of Les 7-Laux is busy...

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at 51 km (direction south-east)

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

See Vizille guide


Most Beautiful Village at 53 km (direction north-north-west), in the Ain department

The hillside walled town of perouges is among our favourite villages to be found...

See Perouges guide


at 56 km (direction south-west), in the Drome department

The Collegiale church of Saint-Bernard is the highlight of a visit to the large...

See Romans-sur-Isere guide
Collegiale Saint-Barnard of Romans-sur-Isère

Collegiale Saint-Barnard of Romans-sur-Isère

Church at 57 km (direction south-west), in the Drome department

The collegiale church in Romans-sur-Isere is a 12th-13th century church with medieval artworks...

See Collegiale Saint-Barnard of Romans-sur-Isère guide

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Markets in and near Blandin

  • Le Grand-Lemps: market Tuesday & Friday (8km)
  • La Tour-du-Pin: market Tuesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Voiron: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Saint-Etienne-de-Saint-Geoirs: market Monday (17km)
  • Moirans: market Saturday (18km)
  • Le Pont-de-Beauvoisin: market Monday (19km)
  • Bourgoin-Jallieu: market Thursday & Sunday (19km)
  • Tullins: market Saturday (19km)
  • Saint-Genix-sur-Guiers: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Morestel: market Sunday (23km)

More information about Blandin, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Blandin, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (42km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (28km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du musée Hébert (37km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (37km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (41km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Jalla (36km)
  • Mont Granier (37km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (44km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (55km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (19km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Morestel (23km)
  • Saint-Gervais (30km)
  • Nances (30km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (42km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (43km)
  • Chaponnay (44km)

Geography and distances

Blandin is in the east of France at 38 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Blandin is 443 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Blandin

Canton: Virieu

Arrondissement: Tour-du-Pin

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38730

Distance to Blandin

from Grenoble (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 443 km

from Calais: 665 km

from Nice: 244 km

from Bordeaux: 478 km

from Strasbourg: 388 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Biol, Bizonnes, Burcin, Chabons, Charavines, Chassignieu, Chelieu, Doissin, Le Pin, Montrevel, Oyeu, Panissage, Torchefelon and Virieu.

This page in French: Visiter Blandin