Fontanil-Cornillon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fontanil-Cornillon: highlights and tourist information

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Fontanil-Cornillon 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: Fontanil-Cornillon is 472 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Grenoble at 9 km and Vizille at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fontanil-Cornillon, 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 Fontanil-Cornillon in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!


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Map of places to visit near Fontanil-Cornillon

Markets in and near Fontanil-Cornillon

  • Saint-Egreve: market Tuesday & Friday (3km)
  • Voreppe: market Friday (4km)
  • Fontaine: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (7km)
  • Meylan: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Heres: market Wednesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Moirans: market Saturday (12km)
  • Echirolles: market Thursday & Sunday & Friday (13km)
  • Autrans: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Voiron: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Tullins: market Saturday (15km)

More information about Fontanil-Cornillon, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Fontanil-Cornillon, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (18km)
  • Vercors (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du musée Hébert (8km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (22km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (25km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Jalla (7km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (25km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (29km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (29km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (29km)
  • Mont Granier (31km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (42km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Gervais (16km)
  • Nances (38km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fontanil-Cornillon

Canton: Saint-Égrève

Arrondissement: Grenoble

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38120

Distance to Fontanil-Cornillon

from Grenoble (prefecture): 9 km

from Paris: 472 km

from Calais: 693 km

from Nice: 215 km

from Bordeaux: 492 km

from Strasbourg: 402 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Fontanil-Cornillon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Tronche, Mont-Saint-Martin, Noyarey, Proveysieux, Quaix-en-Chartreuse, Saint-Egreve, Saint-Martin-le-Vinoux, Sassenage, Veurey-Voroize and Voreppe.

This page in French: Visiter Fontanil-Cornillon