Pierre-Chatel tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pierre-Chatel: highlights and tourist information

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Pierre-Chatel 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: Pierre-Chatel is 506 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vizille at 13 km and Mens at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pierre-Chatel, 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 Pierre-Chatel 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 Pierre-Chatel

Markets in and near Pierre-Chatel

  • La Mure: market Monday (10km)
  • Vizille: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Vif: market Friday (14km)
  • Le Pont-de-Claix: market Sunday (20km)
  • Echirolles: market Thursday & Sunday & Friday (22km)
  • Villard-de-Lans: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Le Bourg-d'Oisans: market Saturday (23km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Heres: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Fontaine: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (27km)
  • Domene: market Thursday (28km)

More information about Pierre-Chatel, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Pierre-Chatel, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

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Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (57km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vercors (27km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Vizille (13km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (28km)
  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (45km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (47km)
  • Domaine de Charance (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Ruines de Séchilienne (12km)
  • Mont Aiguille (22km)
  • Mont Jalla (28km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (29km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (30km)
  • Cirque d'Archiane (32km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (33km)
  • La Meije (42km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (45km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Gervais (36km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pierre-Chatel

Canton: Mure

Arrondissement: Grenoble

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38119

Distance to Pierre-Chatel

from Grenoble (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 506 km

from Calais: 727 km

from Nice: 183 km

from Bordeaux: 501 km

from Strasbourg: 430 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Pierre-Chatel from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cholonge, La Motte-d'Aveillans, La Motte-Saint-Martin, La Valette, Monteynard, Nantes-en-Ratier, Saint-Honore, Saint-Theoffrey, Sievoz, Sousville, Susville and Villard-Saint-Christophe.

This page in French: Visiter Pierre-Chatel