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Chirens tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chirens: highlights and tourist information

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Chirens is situated in the Isere department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 28 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Chirens is 453 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Grenoble at 28 km and Chambery at 34 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chirens, 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 Chirens 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 Chirens

Markets in and near Chirens

  • Voiron: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Moirans: market Saturday (10km)
  • Le Grand-Lemps: market Tuesday & Friday (11km)
  • Tullins: market Saturday (14km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Pont: market Thursday (14km)
  • Voreppe: market Friday (16km)
  • Le Pont-de-Beauvoisin: market Monday (16km)
  • Saint-Etienne-de-Saint-Geoirs: market Monday (18km)
  • La Tour-du-Pin: market Tuesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Saint-Genix-sur-Guiers: market Wednesday (22km)

More information about Chirens, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Chirens, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (40km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (19km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du musée Hébert (27km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (31km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (35km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Jalla (27km)
  • Mont Granier (29km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (40km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (41km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (41km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (44km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (24km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Gervais (24km)
  • Nances (27km)
  • Morestel (30km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (41km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chirens

Canton: Voiron

Arrondissement: Grenoble

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38850

Distance to Chirens

from Grenoble (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 453 km

from Calais: 674 km

from Nice: 234 km

from Bordeaux: 485 km

from Strasbourg: 390 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Apprieu, Bilieu, Charavines, La Murette, Le Pin, Massieu, Reaumont, Saint-Blaise-du-Buis, Saint-Cassien, Saint-Nicolas-de-Macherin and Voiron.

This page in French: Visiter Chirens

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