Theys tourism and travel guide

Photo of Theys in Isere

Visit Theys: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Its proximity to Grenoble means that the ski resort of Les 7-Laux is busy throughout the winter season

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Theys. For detailed visitor information see the Theys travel guide.

Theys is situated in the Isere department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 24 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Theys is 482 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Grenoble at 24 km and Alpe-d'Huez at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Theys, 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 Theys 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 Theys

Markets in and near Theys

  • Froges: market Saturday (7km)
  • Le Touvet: market Saturday (7km)
  • Crolles: market Sunday (10km)
  • Allevard: market Thursday (11km)
  • Villard-Bonnot: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Domene: market Thursday (16km)
  • La Rochette: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Meylan: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Pont: market Thursday (22km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Heres: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)

More information about Theys, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Theys, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (44km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (28km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (18km)
  • Massif des Bauges (44km)
  • Vercors (61km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château du Touvet (7km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (22km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (31km)
  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (39km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (40km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (18km)
  • Mont Granier (19km)
  • Mont Jalla (24km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (31km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (33km)
  • La Meije (41km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (52km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (52km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Nances (36km)
  • Saint-Gervais (42km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (44km)
  • Morestel (58km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Theys

Canton: Goncelin

Arrondissement: Grenoble

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38570

Distance to Theys

from Grenoble (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 482 km

from Calais: 699 km

from Nice: 204 km

from Bordeaux: 518 km

from Strasbourg: 389 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Theys from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Froges, Goncelin, Hurtieres, La Pierre, La Terrasse, Laval, Isere, Le Champ-Pres-Froges, Le Touvet, Les Adrets and Tencin.

This page in French: Visiter Theys