Granieu tourism and travel guide

Photo of Granieu in Isere

Visit Granieu: highlights and tourist information

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Granieu is situated in the Isere department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 47 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Granieu is 437 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Belley at 20 km and Chambery at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Granieu, 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 Granieu 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 Granieu

Markets in and near Granieu

  • Saint-Genix-sur-Guiers: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Le Pont-de-Beauvoisin: market Monday (9km)
  • La Tour-du-Pin: market Tuesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Morestel: market Sunday (12km)
  • Novalaise: market Wednesday & Sunday (14km)
  • Belley: market Saturday (20km)
  • Bourgoin-Jallieu: market Thursday & Sunday (24km)
  • Voiron: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Le Grand-Lemps: market Tuesday & Friday (26km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Pont: market Thursday (26km)

More information about Granieu, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Granieu, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (26km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (28km)
  • Massif des Bauges (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (22km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (39km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Granier (30km)
  • Mont Jalla (45km)
  • Gorges du Fier (48km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (4km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Morestel (12km)
  • Nances (16km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (27km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (35km)
  • Saint-Gervais (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Granieu

Canton: Pont-de-Beauvoisin

Arrondissement: Tour-du-Pin

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

Postcode: 38490

Distance to Granieu

from Grenoble (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 437 km

from Calais: 656 km

from Nice: 249 km

from Bordeaux: 490 km

from Strasbourg: 370 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aoste, Bregnier-Cordon, Chimilin, Corbelin, Faverges-de-la-Tour, Fitilieu, Izieu, La Batie-Montgascon, Les Avenieres, Murs-et-Gelignieux, Romagnieu, Saint-Genix-sur-Guiers and Veyrins-Thuellin.

This page in French: Visiter Granieu