Pinsot tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pinsot: highlights and tourist information

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Pinsot is situated in the Isere department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 35 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Pinsot is 482 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Les-7-Laux at 10 km and Chambery at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pinsot, 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 Pinsot 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 Pinsot

Markets in and near Pinsot

  • Allevard: market Thursday (4km)
  • La Rochette: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Le Touvet: market Saturday (12km)
  • Froges: market Saturday (17km)
  • Crolles: market Sunday (20km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne: market Saturday (21km)
  • Villard-Bonnot: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Challes-les-Eaux: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (26km)

More information about Pinsot, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Pinsot, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (41km)

Grand sites of France

  • Vallee de la Claree (62km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (21km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (24km)
  • Massif des Bauges (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château du Touvet (12km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (33km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (37km)
  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (39km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (40km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (16km)
  • Mont Granier (18km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (32km)
  • Mont Jalla (34km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (40km)
  • La Meije (42km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pinsot

Canton: Allevard

Arrondissement: Grenoble

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

Postcode: 38580

Distance to Pinsot

from Grenoble (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 482 km

from Calais: 697 km

from Nice: 206 km

from Bordeaux: 527 km

from Strasbourg: 380 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Pinsot): Allevard, La Ferriere and Saint-Pierre-d'Allevard.

This page in French: Visiter Pinsot