Goncelin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Goncelin in Isere

Photo is of Les-7-Laux at 5 km from Goncelin

Visit Goncelin: highlights and tourist information

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Goncelin is situated in the Isere department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Goncelin in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Les-7-Laux at 5 km and Grenoble at 26 km.

Goncelin, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Ski resort at 5 km (direction south-south-east)

Its proximity to Grenoble means that the ski resort of Les 7-Laux is busy...

See Les-7-Laux guide


Ski resort at 26 km (direction west-south-west)

Known as the 'capital of the Alps', Grenoble has a great deal of interesting...

See Grenoble guide


at 26 km (direction north-north-west), in the Savoie department

Chambery is a very lively university town which is very pleasant to visit and...

See Chambery guide


Ski resort at 33 km (direction south-south-east)

The well known ski station of Alpe d'Huez is also famous for the Tour...

See Alpe-d'Huez guide


at 33 km (direction south-west)

Most visitors to Vizille are attracted by the Chateau de Vizille and its associated...

See Vizille guide


Ski resort at 38 km (direction south-south-east)

Les DeuxAlpes is one of the longest established and most popular Alpine ski resorts...

See Deux-Alpes guide


at 39 km (direction south-south-east), in the Savoie department

Aix-les-Bains is one of the best preserved 'belle-epoque' spa towns in France...

See Aix-les-Bains guide


Ski resort at 41 km (direction east-north-east), in the Savoie department

The low-rise buildings and traditional materials help preseve the charm of the ski resort...

See Valmorel guide
La Grave

La Grave

Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction south-east), in the Hautes-Alpes department

Although better known as a ski resort, the village of La Grave is also...

See La Grave guide


Ski resort at 46 km (direction east), in the Savoie department

Part of the extensive 'Trois Vallées' ski region, Meribel is extremely popular and has...

See Meribel guide
Val Thorens

Val Thorens

Ski resort at 47 km (direction east), in the Savoie department

The high altitude skiing at Val Thorens mean it has a longer season than...

See Val Thorens guide


at 49 km (direction north-east), in the Savoie department

Albertville is a large active town, with Conflans, a pretty village on the hill...

See Albertville guide


at 53 km (direction north-north-west), in the Ain department

The cathedral and adjacent historic centre are the highlight of your visit to Belley...

See Belley guide
Ecrins National Park

Ecrins National Park

National Parc at 55 km (direction south-east)

Ecrins National Park is a very popular and very scenic National Park in the...

See Ecrins National Park guide

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Map of places to visit near Goncelin


Markets in and near Goncelin

  • Le Touvet: market Saturday (3km)
  • Allevard: market Thursday (9km)
  • Froges: market Saturday (9km)
  • Crolles: market Sunday (11km)
  • Villard-Bonnot: market Tuesday (14km)
  • La Rochette: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Domene: market Thursday (19km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Pont: market Thursday (19km)
  • Meylan: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Challes-les-Eaux: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)

More information about Goncelin, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Goncelin, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (40km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (30km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (15km)
  • Massif des Bauges (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château du Touvet (3km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (24km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (33km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (35km)
  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Granier (14km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (22km)
  • Mont Jalla (25km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (34km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (37km)
  • La Meije (45km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (53km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (53km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Nances (31km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (39km)
  • Saint-Gervais (42km)
  • Morestel (54km)

Geography and distances

Goncelin is in the east of France at 26 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Goncelin is 478 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Goncelin

Canton: Goncelin

Arrondissement: Grenoble

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38570

Distance to Goncelin

from Grenoble (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 478 km

from Calais: 694 km

from Nice: 209 km

from Bordeaux: 517 km

from Strasbourg: 385 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Hurtieres, La Pierre, La Terrasse, Le Cheylas, Le Touvet, Lumbin, Moretel-de-Mailles, Saint-Bernard, Saint-Pierre-d'Allevard, Saint-Vincent-de-Mercuze, Sainte-Marie-d'Alloix, Tencin and Theys.

This page in French: Visiter Goncelin