Oz tourism and travel guide

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Visit Oz: highlights and tourist information

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Oz is situated in the Isere department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 26 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Oz is 499 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Alpe-d'Huez at 10 km and Deux-Alpes at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Oz, 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 Oz 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 Oz

Markets in and near Oz

  • Le Bourg-d'Oisans: market Saturday (10km)
  • Villard-Bonnot: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Froges: market Saturday (18km)
  • Domene: market Thursday (18km)
  • La Mure: market Monday (20km)
  • Crolles: market Sunday (21km)
  • La Grave: market Thursday (23km)
  • Meylan: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Vizille: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Heres: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)

More information about Oz, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Oz, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Vizille (23km)
  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (25km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (25km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (26km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (15km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (21km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (22km)
  • La Meije (25km)
  • Mont Jalla (27km)
  • Mont Granier (37km)
  • Mont Aiguille (51km)
  • Cirque d'Archiane (61km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Gervais (45km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Oz

Canton: Bourg-d'Oisans

Arrondissement: Grenoble

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38114

Distance to Oz

from Grenoble (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 499 km

from Calais: 717 km

from Nice: 187 km

from Bordeaux: 522 km

from Strasbourg: 404 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allemond, Vaujany and Villard-Reculas.

This page in French: Visiter Oz