Lavaldens tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Vizille at 14 km from Lavaldens

Visit Lavaldens: highlights and tourist information

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Lavaldens 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 Lavaldens in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Vizille at 14 km and Alpe-d'Huez at 14 km.

Lavaldens, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 14 km (direction north-west)

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

See Vizille guide


Ski resort at 14 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Alpe-d'Huez guide


Ski resort at 19 km (direction east)

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

See Deux-Alpes guide


Church at 19 km (direction south-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
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at 21 km (direction south-west)

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

See Mens guide


Ski resort at 26 km (direction north-west)

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

See Grenoble guide
Valgaudemar Valley

Valgaudemar Valley

Scenery at 30 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
La Grave

La Grave

Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction east), in the Hautes-Alpes department

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

See La Grave guide


Ski resort at 36 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Les-7-Laux guide
Ecrins National Park

Ecrins National Park

National Parc at 38 km (direction east)

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

See Ecrins National Park guide


at 44 km (direction west)

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

See Pont-en-Royans guide


at 49 km (direction south-south-east), in the Hautes-Alpes department

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

See Gap guide


at 67 km (direction south-east), in the Hautes-Alpes department

The historic centre of Embrun is usually visited at the same time...

See Embrun guide

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Map of places to visit near Lavaldens


Markets in and near Lavaldens

  • La Mure: market Monday (6km)
  • Vizille: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Le Bourg-d'Oisans: market Saturday (14km)
  • Vif: market Friday (19km)
  • Le Pont-de-Claix: market Sunday (22km)
  • Echirolles: market Thursday & Sunday & Friday (23km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Heres: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Domene: market Thursday (25km)
  • Meylan: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Villard-Bonnot: market Tuesday (28km)

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Tourist attractions near Lavaldens, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

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Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (49km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vercors (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Vizille (14km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (28km)
  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (36km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Ruines de Séchilienne (11km)
  • Mont Jalla (28km)
  • Mont Aiguille (31km)
  • La Meije (33km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (36km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (37km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (37km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (38km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (40km)
  • Cirque d'Archiane (40km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Gervais (40km)

Geography and distances

Lavaldens is in the east of France at 26 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Lavaldens is 507 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Lavaldens

Canton: Valbonnais

Arrondissement: Grenoble

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38350

Distance to Lavaldens

from Grenoble (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 507 km

from Calais: 728 km

from Nice: 180 km

from Bordeaux: 509 km

from Strasbourg: 425 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Morte, La Mure, La Valette, Nantes-en-Ratier and Saint-Honore.

This page in French: Visiter Lavaldens


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