Saint-Sebastien tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Mens at 5 km from Saint-Sebastien

Visit Saint-Sebastien: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Sebastien 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-Sebastien in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Mens at 5 km and Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette at 12 km.

Saint-Sebastien, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 5 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Mens guide


Church at 12 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 26 km (direction east)

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

See Vizille guide


Ski resort at 29 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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Valgaudemar Valley

Valgaudemar Valley

Scenery at 31 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 31 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Deux-Alpes guide


Ski resort at 38 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Grenoble guide


at 39 km (direction south-east), in the Hautes-Alpes department

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

See Gap guide


at 43 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Pont-en-Royans guide
Ecrins National Park

Ecrins National Park

National Parc at 45 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 45 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
Lake Serre-Poncon

Lake Serre-Poncon

Scenery at 57 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


Most Beautiful Village at 59 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye guide

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Markets in and near Saint-Sebastien

  • La Mure: market Monday (21km)
  • Lus-la-Croix-Haute: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Vif: market Friday (25km)
  • Vizille: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Thursday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur: market Monday (28km)
  • Le Bourg-d'Oisans: market Saturday (29km)
  • Villard-de-Lans: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Le Pont-de-Claix: market Sunday (32km)
  • La Chapelle-en-Vercors: market Saturday - seasonal market only (33km)

More information about Saint-Sebastien, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Saint-Sebastien, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vercors (30km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Vizille (25km)
  • Domaine de Charance (36km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (40km)
  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Aiguille (20km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (24km)
  • Cirque d'Archiane (26km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (37km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (38km)
  • Mont Jalla (40km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (41km)
  • La Meije (44km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (52km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (53km)
  • Lac de Serre-Poncon (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Gervais (47km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Sebastien is in the east of France at 38 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Saint-Sebastien is 517 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Sebastien

Canton: Mens

Arrondissement: Grenoble

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38710

Distance to Saint-Sebastien

from Grenoble (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 517 km

from Calais: 739 km

from Nice: 173 km

from Bordeaux: 503 km

from Strasbourg: 441 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cognet, Cordeac, La Salle-en-Beaumont, Mens, Ponsonnas, Prunieres, Quet-en-Beaumont, Saint-Arey, Saint-Jean-d'Herans, Saint-Laurent-en-Beaumont and Saint-Pierre-de-Mearoz.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Sebastien


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