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Saint-Nizier-du-Moucherotte tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Grenoble at 8 km from Saint-Nizier-du-Moucherotte

Visit Saint-Nizier-du-Moucherotte: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Nizier-du-Moucherotte is situated in the Isere department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Grenoble at 8 km and Vizille at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Nizier-du-Moucherotte, 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-Nizier-du-Moucherotte in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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



Ski resort at 8 km (direction east)

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

See Grenoble guide


at 16 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Vizille guide


at 25 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Pont-en-Royans guide


Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction west)

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

See Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye guide


Ski resort at 32 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Les-7-Laux guide


Ski resort at 35 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Alpe-d'Huez guide


at 40 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Mens guide


Ski resort at 43 km (direction east-south-east)

Les DeuxAlpes is one of the longest established and...

See Deux-Alpes guide


Church at 47 km (direction south-east)

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

See Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette guide


at 47 km (direction west-south-west), in the Drome department

The Collegiale church of Saint-Bernard is the highlight of...

See Romans-sur-Isere guide
Palais Ideal

Palais Ideal

at 48 km (direction west), in the Drome department

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

See Palais Ideal guide


at 50 km (direction north-east), in the Savoie department

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

See Chambery guide
Valgaudemar Valley

Valgaudemar Valley

Scenery at 59 km (direction east-south-east), in the Hautes-Alpes department

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

See Valgaudemar Valley guide


at 68 km (direction south-west), in the Drome department

The castle keep and its views are the most unmissable highlight when...

See Crest guide

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Map of places to visit near Saint-Nizier-du-Moucherotte


Markets in and near Saint-Nizier-du-Moucherotte

  • Fontaine: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (5km)
  • Autrans: market Wednesday (7km)
  • Le Pont-de-Claix: market Sunday (8km)
  • Echirolles: market Thursday & Sunday & Friday (8km)
  • Saint-Egreve: market Tuesday & Friday (8km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Heres: market Wednesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Meylan: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Villard-de-Lans: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Voreppe: market Friday (13km)
  • Vif: market Friday (13km)

More information about Saint-Nizier-du-Moucherotte, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Saint-Nizier-du-Moucherotte, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (28km)
  • Vercors (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du musée Hébert (10km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (16km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (33km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Jalla (8km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (19km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (20km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (20km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (21km)
  • Mont Aiguille (37km)
  • Mont Granier (40km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Gervais (12km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Nizier-du-Moucherotte is in the east of France at 8 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Saint-Nizier-du-Moucherotte is 479 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Nizier-du-Moucherotte

Canton: Villard-de-Lans

Arrondissement: Grenoble

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38250

Distance to Saint-Nizier-du-Moucherotte

from Grenoble (prefecture): 8 km

from Paris: 479 km

from Calais: 701 km

from Nice: 209 km

from Bordeaux: 489 km

from Strasbourg: 412 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Nizier-du-Moucherotte from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Claix, Engins, Fontaine, Lans-en-Vercors, Le Pont-de-Claix, Sassenage, Seyssinet-Pariset and Seyssins.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Nizier-du-Moucherotte

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