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Le Cheylas tourism and travel guide

Photo of Le Cheylas in Isere

Photo is of Les-7-Laux at 8 km from Le Cheylas

Visit Le Cheylas: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Les-7-Laux at 8 km and Chambery at 23 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Le Cheylas, 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 Le Cheylas in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

Les-7-Laux

Les-7-Laux

Ski resort at 8 km (direction south)

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

See Les-7-Laux guide
Chambery

Chambery

at 23 km (direction north-north-west), in the Savoie department

Chambery is a very lively university town which is...

See Chambery guide
Grenoble

Grenoble

Ski resort at 29 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Grenoble guide
Alpe-d'Huez

Alpe-d'Huez

Ski resort at 36 km (direction south)

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

See Alpe-d'Huez guide
 
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Aix-les-Bains

Aix-les-Bains

at 36 km (direction north-north-west), in the Savoie department

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

See Aix-les-Bains guide
Vizille

Vizille

at 37 km (direction south-west)

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

See Vizille guide
Valmorel

Valmorel

Ski resort at 38 km (direction east-north-east), in the Savoie department

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

See Valmorel guide
Deux-Alpes

Deux-Alpes

Ski resort at 41 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Deux-Alpes guide
La Grave

La Grave

Most Beautiful Village at 44 km (direction south-east), in the Hautes-Alpes department

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

See La Grave guide
Meribel

Meribel

Ski resort at 45 km (direction east), in the Savoie department

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

See Meribel guide
Albertville

Albertville

at 46 km (direction north-east), in the Savoie department

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

See Albertville 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...

See Val Thorens guide
Belley

Belley

at 50 km (direction north-west), in the Ain department

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

See Belley guide
Ecrins National Park

Ecrins National Park

National Parc at 58 km (direction south-east)

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

See Ecrins National Park guide

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Map of places to visit near Le Cheylas

 
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Markets in and near Le Cheylas

  • Le Touvet: market Saturday (4km)
  • Allevard: market Thursday (6km)
  • Froges: market Saturday (12km)
  • La Rochette: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Crolles: market Sunday (14km)
  • Villard-Bonnot: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Challes-les-Eaux: market Tuesday & Friday (19km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Pont: market Thursday (20km)
  • Domene: market Thursday (22km)
  • Chambery: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (22km)

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Tourist attractions near Le Cheylas, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (37km)

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 (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château du Touvet (4km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (27km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (32km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (37km)
  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Granier (12km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (23km)
  • Mont Jalla (28km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (37km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (38km)
  • La Meije (48km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (56km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (56km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Nances (29km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (36km)
  • Saint-Gervais (44km)
  • Morestel (53km)
 
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Geography and distances

Le Cheylas is in the east of France at 29 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Le Cheylas is 475 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Cheylas

Canton: Goncelin

Arrondissement: Grenoble

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38570

Distance to Le Cheylas

from Grenoble (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 475 km

from Calais: 692 km

from Nice: 211 km

from Bordeaux: 519 km

from Strasbourg: 381 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allevard, Goncelin, La Buissiere, La Flachere, La Terrasse, Le Touvet, Moretel-de-Mailles, Saint-Maximin, Saint-Pierre-d'Allevard, Saint-Vincent-de-Mercuze, Sainte-Marie-d'Alloix and Sainte-Marie-du-Mont.

This page in French: Visiter Le Cheylas

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