Saint-Jean-d'Herans tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Jean-d'Herans in Isere

Photo is of Mens at 4 km from Saint-Jean-d'Herans

Visit Saint-Jean-d'Herans: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Jean-d'Herans 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 Saint-Jean-d'Herans in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Mens at 4 km and Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette at 15 km.

Saint-Jean-d'Herans, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 4 km (direction south-south-west)

The small town of Mens is quite isolated but certainly worth exploring...

See Mens guide


Church at 15 km (direction east)

The church and mountainous setting of Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette are the second most important...

See Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette guide


at 25 km (direction east)

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

See Vizille guide


Ski resort at 31 km (direction north-east)

The well known ski station of Alpe d'Huez is also famous for...

See Alpe-d'Huez guide
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Ski resort at 34 km (direction east-north-east)

Les DeuxAlpes is one of the longest established and most popular Alpine...

See Deux-Alpes guide
Valgaudemar Valley

Valgaudemar Valley

Scenery at 34 km (direction east), in the Hautes-Alpes department

The valley of Valgaudemar is one of many picturesque natural highlughts in...

See Valgaudemar Valley guide


Ski resort at 37 km (direction east)

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

See Grenoble guide


at 40 km (direction west-north-west)

The centre of Pont-en-Royans, with medieval houses along the cliffs above the...

See Pont-en-Royans guide


at 41 km (direction south-east), in the Hautes-Alpes department

Not a major tourist destination, in Gap we suggest you take a...

See Gap guide
Ecrins National Park

Ecrins National Park

National Parc at 48 km (direction east)

Ecrins National Park is a very popular and very scenic National Park...

See Ecrins National Park guide
La Grave

La Grave

Most Beautiful Village at 48 km (direction east-north-east), in the Hautes-Alpes department

Although better known as a ski resort, the village of La Grave...

See La Grave guide


Ski resort at 53 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Les-7-Laux guide


Most Beautiful Village at 56 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye guide
Lake Serre-Poncon

Lake Serre-Poncon

Scenery at 60 km (direction east-south-east), in the Hautes-Alpes department

Among many beautiful Alpine lakes we mention the Lac de Serre-Poncon because...

See Lake Serre-Poncon guide

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Markets in and near Saint-Jean-d'Herans

  • La Mure: market Monday (21km)
  • Lus-la-Croix-Haute: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Vif: market Friday (24km)
  • Vizille: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Villard-de-Lans: market Wednesday (29km)
  • La Chapelle-en-Vercors: market Saturday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Le Pont-de-Claix: market Sunday (31km)
  • Le Bourg-d'Oisans: market Saturday (31km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Thursday - seasonal market only (31km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Monday (31km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Jean-d'Herans, France

What to do at Saint-Jean-d'Herans? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Jean-d'Herans.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vercors (27km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Vizille (25km)
  • Domaine de Charance (38km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (39km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Aiguille (17km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (23km)
  • Cirque d'Archiane (24km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (34km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (35km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (38km)
  • Mont Jalla (39km)
  • La Meije (46km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Gervais (45km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Jean-d'Herans is in the east of France at 37 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Saint-Jean-d'Herans is 515 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Jean-d'Herans

Canton: Mens

Arrondissement: Grenoble

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38710

Distance to Saint-Jean-d'Herans

from Grenoble (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 515 km

from Calais: 738 km

from Nice: 175 km

from Bordeaux: 500 km

from Strasbourg: 442 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Jean-d'Herans from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cognet, Cornillon-en-Trieves, Mayres-Savel, Mens, Ponsonnas, Prunieres, Saint-Arey, Saint-Pierre-de-Mearoz, Saint-Sebastien and Sievoz.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Jean-d'Herans


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