La Tronche tourism and travel guide

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Visit La Tronche: highlights and tourist information

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La Tronche is situated in the Isere department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 2 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: La Tronche is 480 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Grenoble at 2 km and Vizille at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Tronche, 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 La Tronche 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 La Tronche

Markets in and near La Tronche

  • Saint-Martin-d'Heres: market Wednesday & Saturday (3km)
  • Meylan: market Tuesday (3km)
  • Fontaine: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (4km)
  • Saint-Egreve: market Tuesday & Friday (5km)
  • Echirolles: market Thursday & Sunday & Friday (7km)
  • Domene: market Thursday (8km)
  • Le Pont-de-Claix: market Sunday (10km)
  • Villard-Bonnot: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Voreppe: market Friday (12km)
  • Crolles: market Sunday (13km)

More information about La Tronche, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near La Tronche, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (21km)
  • Vercors (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du musée Hébert (0km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (15km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (24km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Jalla (1km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (17km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (29km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (29km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (30km)
  • Mont Granier (32km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (37km)
  • Mont Aiguille (43km)
  • La Meije (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Gervais (20km)
  • Nances (43km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Tronche

Canton: Meylan

Arrondissement: Grenoble

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38700

Distance to La Tronche

from Grenoble (prefecture): 2 km

from Paris: 480 km

from Calais: 701 km

from Nice: 207 km

from Bordeaux: 498 km

from Strasbourg: 406 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Biviers, Corenc, Fontaine, Fontanil-Cornillon, Gieres, Grenoble, Meylan, Montbonnot-Saint-Martin, Poisat, Quaix-en-Chartreuse, Saint-Egreve, Saint-Martin-d'Heres, Saint-Martin-le-Vinoux, Sassenage, Seyssinet-Pariset, Seyssins and Venon.

This page in French: Visiter La Tronche