Chimilin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Chimilin in Isere

Visit Chimilin: highlights and tourist information

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Chimilin is situated in the Isere department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 44 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Chimilin is 439 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Belley at 22 km and Chambery at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chimilin, 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 Chimilin 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 Chimilin

Markets in and near Chimilin

  • Saint-Genix-sur-Guiers: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Le Pont-de-Beauvoisin: market Monday (7km)
  • La Tour-du-Pin: market Tuesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Novalaise: market Wednesday & Sunday (13km)
  • Morestel: market Sunday (15km)
  • Belley: market Saturday (21km)
  • Voiron: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Pont: market Thursday (24km)
  • Le Grand-Lemps: market Tuesday & Friday (24km)
  • Bourgoin-Jallieu: market Thursday & Sunday (25km)

More information about Chimilin, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Chimilin, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (26km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (26km)
  • Massif des Bauges (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (21km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (36km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Granier (28km)
  • Mont Jalla (43km)
  • Gorges du Fier (49km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (54km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (7km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Morestel (15km)
  • Nances (15km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (27km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (37km)
  • Saint-Gervais (43km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chimilin

Canton: Pont-de-Beauvoisin

Arrondissement: Tour-du-Pin

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38490

Distance to Chimilin

from Grenoble (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 439 km

from Calais: 658 km

from Nice: 247 km

from Bordeaux: 491 km

from Strasbourg: 372 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aoste, Champagneux, Charancieu, Corbelin, Fitilieu, Granieu, La Batie-Montgascon, Le Pont-de-Beauvoisin, Le Pont-de-Beauvoisin, Les Abrets, Pressins, Romagnieu, Saint-Andre-le-Gaz, Saint-Genix-sur-Guiers and Veyrins-Thuellin.

This page in French: Visiter Chimilin