Pressins tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chambery at 24 km from Pressins

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Pressins in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chambery at 24 km and Belley at 27 km.

Pressins, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 24 km (direction east), in the Savoie department

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

See Chambery guide


at 27 km (direction north-north-east), in the Ain department

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

See Belley guide


at 29 km (direction east-north-east), in the Savoie department

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

See Aix-les-Bains guide


at 37 km (direction west-north-west)

With some of the most extensive medieval ramparts in France, Cremieu also...

See Cremieu guide
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Ski resort at 38 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Les-7-Laux guide


Ski resort at 38 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Grenoble guide


Most Beautiful Village at 50 km (direction south-west)

The village of St Antoine l'Abbaye, best known for its abbey complex,...

See Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye guide


at 51 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Vizille guide


Most Beautiful Village at 55 km (direction north-west), in the Ain department

The hillside walled town of perouges is among our favourite villages to...

See Perouges guide
Palais Ideal

Palais Ideal

at 56 km (direction west-south-west), in the Drome department

One of the most unusual monuments in France, the Palais-Idéal is a...

See Palais Ideal guide


at 57 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

Annecy is a very lovely town with a great deal to enjoy,...

See Annecy guide
Lake Annecy

Lake Annecy

Scenery at 58 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

The towns, villages and scenery around Lake Annecy make it an exceptional...

See Lake Annecy guide


at 58 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

Talloires is one of the most lovely of the villages on the...

See Talloires guide
Menthon Saint Bernard

Menthon Saint Bernard

at 58 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

After exploring the quaint village of Menthon-Saint-Bernard you can hire a boat...

See Menthon Saint Bernard guide

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Map of places to visit near Pressins


Markets in and near Pressins

  • Le Pont-de-Beauvoisin: market Monday (3km)
  • Saint-Genix-sur-Guiers: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Novalaise: market Wednesday & Sunday (14km)
  • La Tour-du-Pin: market Tuesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Pont: market Thursday (17km)
  • Voiron: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Morestel: market Sunday (20km)
  • Le Grand-Lemps: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)
  • Moirans: market Saturday (23km)
  • Chambery: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (24km)

More information about Pressins, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Pressins, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (28km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (20km)
  • Massif des Bauges (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (23km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (31km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (36km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Granier (24km)
  • Mont Jalla (36km)
  • Gorges du Fier (52km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (56km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (56km)
  • Roc de Chere (57km)
  • Mont Veyrier (60km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (13km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Nances (15km)
  • Morestel (20km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (29km)
  • Saint-Gervais (38km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (43km)

Geography and distances

Pressins is in the east of France at 38 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Pressins is 445 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Pressins

Canton: Pont-de-Beauvoisin

Arrondissement: Tour-du-Pin

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38480

Distance to Pressins

from Grenoble (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 445 km

from Calais: 665 km

from Nice: 241 km

from Bordeaux: 492 km

from Strasbourg: 376 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avressieux, Belmont-Tramonet, Charancieu, Chimilin, Fitilieu, La Batie-Divisin, Le Pont-de-Beauvoisin, Le Pont-de-Beauvoisin, Les Abrets, Montferrat, Paladru, Romagnieu, Saint-Bueil, Saint-Jean-d'Avelanne, Saint-Martin-de-Vaulserre and Velanne.

This page in French: Visiter Pressins


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