Meylan tourism and travel guide

Photo of Meylan in Isere

Visit Meylan: highlights and tourist information

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Meylan is situated in the Isere department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 5 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Meylan is 481 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Grenoble at 5 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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Meylan, 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 Meylan in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Isere

Map of places to visit near Meylan

Markets in and near Meylan

Market days in Meylan: weekly market: Tuesday;

  • Meylan: market Tuesday (0km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Heres: market Wednesday & Saturday (3km)
  • Domene: market Thursday (5km)
  • Fontaine: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (7km)
  • Saint-Egreve: market Tuesday & Friday (8km)
  • Villard-Bonnot: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Echirolles: market Thursday & Sunday & Friday (8km)
  • Crolles: market Sunday (11km)
  • Le Pont-de-Claix: market Sunday (11km)
  • Froges: market Saturday (13km)

More information about Meylan, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Meylan, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (45km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (20km)
  • Vercors (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du musée Hébert (3km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (15km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (21km)
  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Jalla (4km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (17km)
  • Mont Granier (31km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (32km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (32km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (33km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (33km)
  • Mont Aiguille (45km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (45km)
  • La Meije (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Gervais (23km)
  • Nances (42km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Meylan

Canton: Meylan

Arrondissement: Grenoble

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38240

Distance to Meylan

from Grenoble (prefecture): 5 km

from Paris: 481 km

from Calais: 701 km

from Nice: 205 km

from Bordeaux: 501 km

from Strasbourg: 404 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Biviers, Corenc, Domene, Gieres, Grenoble, La Tronche, Le Sappey-en-Chartreuse, Montbonnot-Saint-Martin, Murianette, Poisat, Quaix-en-Chartreuse, Saint-Ismier, Saint-Martin-d'Heres, Saint-Martin-le-Vinoux, Saint-Nazaire-les-Eymes and Venon.

This page in French: Visiter Meylan