Saint-Jean-de-Moirans tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Jean-de-Moirans: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Jean-de-Moirans is situated in the Isere department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 21 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Saint-Jean-de-Moirans is 461 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Grenoble at 21 km and Les-7-Laux at 33 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Jean-de-Moirans, 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-Jean-de-Moirans 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 Saint-Jean-de-Moirans

Markets in and near Saint-Jean-de-Moirans

  • Moirans: market Saturday (3km)
  • Voiron: market Wednesday (3km)
  • Voreppe: market Friday (8km)
  • Tullins: market Saturday (8km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Pont: market Thursday (13km)
  • Le Grand-Lemps: market Tuesday & Friday (14km)
  • Saint-Egreve: market Tuesday & Friday (14km)
  • Saint-Etienne-de-Saint-Geoirs: market Monday (18km)
  • Autrans: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Fontaine: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (19km)

More information about Saint-Jean-de-Moirans, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Saint-Jean-de-Moirans, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (46km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (18km)
  • Massif des Bauges (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du musée Hébert (19km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (29km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (33km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (40km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Jalla (19km)
  • Mont Granier (30km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (33km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (33km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (34km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (36km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (32km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Gervais (17km)
  • Nances (32km)
  • Morestel (38km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (47km)
  • Montelier (62km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Jean-de-Moirans

Canton: Rives

Arrondissement: Grenoble

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38430

Distance to Saint-Jean-de-Moirans

from Grenoble (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 461 km

from Calais: 682 km

from Nice: 226 km

from Bordeaux: 486 km

from Strasbourg: 396 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Jean-de-Moirans from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Charnecles, Coublevie, La Buisse, La Murette, Moirans, Pommiers-la-Placette, Reaumont, Saint-Blaise-du-Buis, Saint-Cassien, Saint-Etienne-de-Crossey, Voiron, Voreppe and Vourey.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Jean-de-Moirans