Gillonnay tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gillonnay in Isere

Visit Gillonnay: highlights and tourist information

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Gillonnay is situated in the Isere department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 40 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Gillonnay is 445 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye at 25 km and Palais Ideal at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gillonnay, 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 Gillonnay 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 Gillonnay

Markets in and near Gillonnay

  • Saint-Etienne-de-Saint-Geoirs: market Monday (7km)
  • Le Grand-Lemps: market Tuesday & Friday (9km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-Bournay: market Monday (17km)
  • Tullins: market Saturday (18km)
  • Beaurepaire: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Moirans: market Saturday (21km)
  • Bourgoin-Jallieu: market Thursday & Sunday (22km)
  • La Tour-du-Pin: market Tuesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Voiron: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Saint-Marcellin: market Saturday (26km)

More information about Gillonnay, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Gillonnay, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Lyon (53km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (39km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (54km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du musée Hébert (40km)
  • Jardin japonais (51km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (51km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (52km)
  • Parc de Gerland (54km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Choranche (36km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (38km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (39km)
  • Mont Jalla (39km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (54km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (55km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (33km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Gervais (25km)
  • Morestel (34km)
  • Chaponnay (39km)
  • Nances (44km)
  • Ecully (59km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (55km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gillonnay

Canton: Côte-Saint-André

Arrondissement: Vienne

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

Postcode: 38260

Distance to Gillonnay

from Grenoble (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 445 km

from Calais: 669 km

from Nice: 244 km

from Bordeaux: 465 km

from Strasbourg: 401 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brezins, Commelle, Eydoche, La Cote-Saint-Andre, La Frette, Longechenal, Mottier, Nantoin, Saint-Etienne-de-Saint-Geoirs and Saint-Hilaire-de-la-Cote.

This page in French: Visiter Gillonnay