La Motte-d'Aveillans tourism and travel guide

Photo of La Motte-d'Aveillans in Isere

Photo is of Vizille at 13 km from La Motte-d'Aveillans

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La Motte-d'Aveillans 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 La Motte-d'Aveillans in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Vizille at 13 km and Mens at 16 km.

La Motte-d'Aveillans, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 13 km (direction )

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

See Vizille guide


at 16 km (direction south)

The small town of Mens is quite isolated but certainly worth exploring...

See Mens guide


Church at 22 km (direction south-east)

The church and mountainous setting of Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette are the second most important...

See Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette guide


Ski resort at 25 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Alpe-d'Huez guide
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Ski resort at 26 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Grenoble guide


Ski resort at 30 km (direction east)

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

See Deux-Alpes guide


at 34 km (direction west-north-west)

The centre of Pont-en-Royans, with medieval houses along the cliffs above the...

See Pont-en-Royans guide
Valgaudemar Valley

Valgaudemar Valley

Scenery at 38 km (direction east-south-east), in the Hautes-Alpes department

The valley of Valgaudemar is one of many picturesque natural highlughts in...

See Valgaudemar Valley guide


Ski resort at 43 km (direction north-east)

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

See Les-7-Laux guide
La Grave

La Grave

Most Beautiful Village at 45 km (direction east), in the Hautes-Alpes department

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

See La Grave guide
Ecrins National Park

Ecrins National Park

National Parc at 48 km (direction east)

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

See Ecrins National Park guide


Most Beautiful Village at 48 km (direction west-north-west)

The village of St Antoine l'Abbaye, best known for its abbey complex,...

See Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye guide


at 51 km (direction south-east), in the Hautes-Alpes department

Not a major tourist destination, in Gap we suggest you take a...

See Gap guide
Lake Serre-Poncon

Lake Serre-Poncon

Scenery at 68 km (direction south-east), in the Hautes-Alpes department

Among many beautiful Alpine lakes we mention the Lac de Serre-Poncon because...

See Lake Serre-Poncon guide

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Map of places to visit near La Motte-d'Aveillans


Markets in and near La Motte-d'Aveillans

  • La Mure: market Monday (12km)
  • Vif: market Friday (13km)
  • Vizille: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Le Pont-de-Claix: market Sunday (19km)
  • Villard-de-Lans: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Echirolles: market Thursday & Sunday & Friday (21km)
  • Le Bourg-d'Oisans: market Saturday (25km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Heres: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
  • La Chapelle-en-Vercors: market Saturday - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Fontaine: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (26km)

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Tourist attractions near La Motte-d'Aveillans, France

What to do at La Motte-d'Aveillans? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting La Motte-d'Aveillans.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vercors (25km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Vizille (13km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (28km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (47km)
  • Domaine de Charance (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Ruines de Séchilienne (12km)
  • Mont Aiguille (20km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (27km)
  • Mont Jalla (28km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (28km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (30km)
  • Cirque d'Archiane (30km)
  • La Meije (44km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Gervais (34km)

Geography and distances

La Motte-d'Aveillans is in the east of France at 26 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: La Motte-d'Aveillans is 504 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Motte-d'Aveillans

Canton: Mure

Arrondissement: Grenoble

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38770

Distance to La Motte-d'Aveillans

from Grenoble (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 504 km

from Calais: 726 km

from Nice: 185 km

from Bordeaux: 498 km

from Strasbourg: 431 km

Getting here

For driving distances to La Motte-d'Aveillans from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avignonet, Cholonge, La Motte-Saint-Martin, Marcieu, Monteynard, Notre-Dame-de-Commiers, Pierre-Chatel, Saint-Honore, Saint-Theoffrey, Sousville, Susville and Villard-Saint-Christophe.

This page in French: Visiter La Motte-d'Aveillans


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