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Charavines tourism and travel guide

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Visit Charavines: highlights and tourist information

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Charavines is situated in the Isere department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 31 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Charavines is 450 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Grenoble at 31 km and Chambery at 36 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Charavines, 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 Charavines 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 Charavines


Markets in and near Charavines

  • Le Grand-Lemps: market Tuesday & Friday (8km)
  • Voiron: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Moirans: market Saturday (12km)
  • Tullins: market Saturday (14km)
  • Saint-Etienne-de-Saint-Geoirs: market Monday (17km)
  • La Tour-du-Pin: market Tuesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Le Pont-de-Beauvoisin: market Monday (17km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Pont: market Thursday (18km)
  • Voreppe: market Friday (18km)
  • Saint-Genix-sur-Guiers: market Wednesday (21km)

More information about Charavines, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Charavines, France

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


  • 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 (22km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du musée Hébert (30km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (35km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (36km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Jalla (30km)
  • Mont Granier (32km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (40km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (41km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (42km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (47km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (23km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Gervais (25km)
  • Morestel (28km)
  • Nances (28km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (42km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (48km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Charavines

Canton: Virieu

Arrondissement: Tour-du-Pin

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38850

Distance to Charavines

from Grenoble (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 450 km

from Calais: 671 km

from Nice: 237 km

from Bordeaux: 482 km

from Strasbourg: 390 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Apprieu, Bilieu, Blandin, Chirens, Colombe, La Murette, Le Pin, Oyeu, Paladru and Saint-Blaise-du-Buis.

This page in French: Visiter Charavines

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