Chalons tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chalons: highlights and tourist information

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Chalons 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: Chalons is 426 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vienne (town) at 10 km and Malleval at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chalons, 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 Chalons 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 Chalons

Markets in and near Chalons

  • Vienne: market Saturday (10km)
  • Condrieu: market Monday - seasonal market only (13km)
  • Condrieu: market Friday (13km)
  • Roussillon: market Wednesday & Sunday (14km)
  • Beaurepaire: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-Bournay: market Monday (17km)
  • Givors: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (20km)
  • Serrieres: market Friday (20km)
  • Anneyron: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Saint-Rambert-d'Albon: market Friday (20km)

More information about Chalons, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Chalons, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (32km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Cremieu (39km)
  • Saint-Symphorien-sur-Coise (43km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Pilat (28km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (35km)
  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Gerland (35km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (38km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Oeillon Crest (26km)
  • Perdrix Crest (30km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (37km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (40km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (55km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (58km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (58km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chaponnay (20km)
  • Ecully (38km)
  • Morestel (48km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (50km)
  • Saint-Gervais (50km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Saint-Martin-la-Plaine (30km)
  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (37km)
  • Parc animalier de Courzieu (43km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chalons

Canton: Beaurepaire

Arrondissement: Vienne

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38122

Distance to Chalons

from Grenoble (prefecture): 68 km

from Paris: 426 km

from Calais: 653 km

from Nice: 268 km

from Bordeaux: 438 km

from Strasbourg: 408 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Assieu, Cour-et-Buis, Eyzin-Pinet, Jardin, Les Cotes-d'Arey, Monsteroux-Milieu, Montseveroux, Saint-Sorlin-de-Vienne and Vernioz.

This page in French: Visiter Chalons