Chabons tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chabons: highlights and tourist information

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Chabons is situated in the Isere department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 37 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Chabons is 445 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye at 34 km and Cremieu at 34 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chabons, 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 Chabons 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 Chabons

Markets in and near Chabons

  • Le Grand-Lemps: market Tuesday & Friday (5km)
  • Saint-Etienne-de-Saint-Geoirs: market Monday (13km)
  • La Tour-du-Pin: market Tuesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Voiron: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Moirans: market Saturday (16km)
  • Tullins: market Saturday (16km)
  • Bourgoin-Jallieu: market Thursday & Sunday (20km)
  • Le Pont-de-Beauvoisin: market Monday (21km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-Bournay: market Monday (23km)
  • Saint-Genix-sur-Guiers: market Wednesday (24km)

More information about Chabons, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Chabons, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (45km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (29km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du musée Hébert (36km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (40km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (42km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (49km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Jalla (35km)
  • Mont Granier (39km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (41km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (43km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (43km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (52km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (56km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (58km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (23km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Morestel (26km)
  • Saint-Gervais (27km)
  • Nances (33km)
  • Chaponnay (44km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (44km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (58km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chabons

Canton: Grand-Lemps

Arrondissement: Tour-du-Pin

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38690

Distance to Chabons

from Grenoble (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 445 km

from Calais: 667 km

from Nice: 242 km

from Bordeaux: 476 km

from Strasbourg: 391 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Apprieu, Belmont, Bevenais, Biol, Bizonnes, Blandin, Burcin, Chelieu, Colombe, Le Grand-Lemps, Le Pin, Montrevel, Oyeu, Panissage and Virieu.

This page in French: Visiter Chabons