Frontonas tourism and travel guide

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Visit Frontonas: highlights and tourist information

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Frontonas is situated in the Isere department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 66 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Frontonas is 416 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Cremieu at 10 km and Vienne (town) at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Frontonas, 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 Frontonas 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 Frontonas

Markets in and near Frontonas

  • Villefontaine: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Heyrieux: market Friday (9km)
  • Bourgoin-Jallieu: market Thursday & Sunday (10km)
  • Cremieu: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Pont-de-Cheruy: market Sunday (11km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-de-Mure: market Thursday (13km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-Bournay: market Monday (17km)
  • Genas: market Sunday (17km)
  • Meyzieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Chassieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)

More information about Frontonas, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Frontonas, France

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


  • Aquarium de Lyon (30km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (29km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (30km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Gerland (29km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (30km)
  • Jardins du Château de Saint-Bernard (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (26km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (29km)
  • Oeillon Crest (53km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (29km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chaponnay (20km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (22km)
  • Morestel (22km)
  • Ecully (35km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (29km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Frontonas

Canton: Crémieu

Arrondissement: Tour-du-Pin

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38290

Distance to Frontonas

from Grenoble (prefecture): 66 km

from Paris: 416 km

from Calais: 639 km

from Nice: 272 km

from Bordeaux: 460 km

from Strasbourg: 380 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bonnefamille, Chamagnieu, Chozeau, La Verpilliere, Moras, Panossas, Saint-Alban-de-Roche, Saint-Marcel-Bel-Accueil, Saint-Quentin-Fallavier, Satolas-et-Bonce, Vaulx-Milieu, Veyssilieu and Villefontaine.

This page in French: Visiter Frontonas