Engins tourism and travel guide

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Visit Engins: highlights and tourist information

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Engins is situated in the Isere department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 9 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Engins is 478 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Grenoble at 9 km and Vizille at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Engins, 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 Engins 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 Engins

Markets in and near Engins

  • Fontaine: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (6km)
  • Autrans: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Saint-Egreve: market Tuesday & Friday (8km)
  • Echirolles: market Thursday & Sunday & Friday (9km)
  • Le Pont-de-Claix: market Sunday (9km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Heres: market Wednesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Voreppe: market Friday (12km)
  • Meylan: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Villard-de-Lans: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Vif: market Friday (14km)

More information about Engins, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Engins, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (27km)
  • Vercors (32km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du musée Hébert (10km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (17km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (33km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Jalla (9km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (20km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (20km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (20km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (21km)
  • Mont Aiguille (38km)
  • Mont Granier (40km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Gervais (11km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Engins

Canton: Villard-de-Lans

Arrondissement: Grenoble

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38360

Distance to Engins

from Grenoble (prefecture): 9 km

from Paris: 478 km

from Calais: 699 km

from Nice: 210 km

from Bordeaux: 488 km

from Strasbourg: 412 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Autrans, Fontaine, Lans-en-Vercors, Saint-Egreve, Saint-Nizier-du-Moucherotte, Sassenage and Seyssins.

This page in French: Visiter Engins