Saint-Chef tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Chef: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Chef is situated in the Isere department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 57 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Saint-Chef is 424 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Cremieu at 13 km and Belley at 29 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Chef, 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 Saint-Chef 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 Saint-Chef

Markets in and near Saint-Chef

  • Bourgoin-Jallieu: market Thursday & Sunday (8km)
  • Morestel: market Sunday (9km)
  • La Tour-du-Pin: market Tuesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Cremieu: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Villefontaine: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Pont-de-Cheruy: market Sunday (19km)
  • Saint-Genix-sur-Guiers: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-Bournay: market Monday (23km)
  • Heyrieux: market Friday (23km)
  • Le Pont-de-Beauvoisin: market Monday (26km)

More information about Saint-Chef, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Saint-Chef, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (41km)
  • Aquarium de Lyon (44km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (43km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (43km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (39km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (43km)
  • Parc de Gerland (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (38km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (42km)
  • Mont Granier (48km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (15km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Morestel (9km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (22km)
  • Chaponnay (33km)
  • Nances (34km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (43km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Chef

Canton: Bourgoin-Jallieu-Nord

Arrondissement: Tour-du-Pin

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38890

Distance to Saint-Chef

from Grenoble (prefecture): 57 km

from Paris: 424 km

from Calais: 645 km

from Nice: 262 km

from Bordeaux: 473 km

from Strasbourg: 374 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Chef from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Montcarra, Passins, Rochetoirin, Ruy, Saint-Hilaire-de-Brens, Saint-Savin, Salagnon, Sermerieu, Trept and Vignieu.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Chef