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Torchefelon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Torchefelon in Isere

Photo is of Cremieu at 26 km from Torchefelon

Visit Torchefelon: highlights and tourist information

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Torchefelon is situated in the Isere department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cremieu at 26 km and Belley at 35 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Torchefelon, 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 Torchefelon in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 26 km (direction north-west)

With some of the most extensive medieval ramparts in France,...

See Cremieu guide


at 35 km (direction north-east), in the Ain department

The cathedral and adjacent historic centre are the highlight of...

See Belley guide
Vienne (town)

Vienne (town)

at 41 km (direction west)

The combination of both Roman and medieval monuments in Vienne...

See Vienne (town) guide


Most Beautiful Village at 41 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye guide
Palais Ideal

Palais Ideal

at 41 km (direction south-west), in the Drome department

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

See Palais Ideal guide


at 42 km (direction east), in the Savoie department

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

See Chambery guide


at 44 km (direction east-north-east), in the Savoie department

Aix-les-Bains is one of the best preserved 'belle-epoque' spa towns...

See Aix-les-Bains guide


Ski resort at 45 km (direction south-east)

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

See Grenoble guide


Most Beautiful Village at 46 km (direction north-north-west), in the Ain department

The hillside walled town of perouges is among our favourite villages to...

See Perouges guide


at 51 km (direction west-north-west), in the Rhone department

Lyon has all the impressive buildings and monuments, museums, shops and...

See Lyon guide
Lyon Presqu'ile

Lyon Presqu'ile

at 51 km (direction west-north-west), in the Rhone department

The Presqu'ile region of Lyon is characterised by 19th century...

See Lyon Presqu'ile guide
Lyon Old Town

Lyon Old Town

at 51 km (direction west-north-west), in the Rhone department

In Vieux Lyon there are numerous impressive townhouses of the 16th century,...

See Lyon Old Town guide


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

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

See Les-7-Laux guide


at 57 km (direction south-east)

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

See Vizille guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Isere

Map of places to visit near Torchefelon


Markets in and near Torchefelon

  • La Tour-du-Pin: market Tuesday & Saturday (6km)
  • Bourgoin-Jallieu: market Thursday & Sunday (12km)
  • Le Grand-Lemps: market Tuesday & Friday (14km)
  • Morestel: market Sunday (18km)
  • Saint-Genix-sur-Guiers: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-Bournay: market Monday (20km)
  • Saint-Etienne-de-Saint-Geoirs: market Monday (21km)
  • Le Pont-de-Beauvoisin: market Monday (21km)
  • Villefontaine: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Voiron: market Wednesday (23km)

Hotels near Torchefelon

More information about Torchefelon, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Torchefelon, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (43km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (34km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Lyon) (51km)
  • Abbaye Saint Martin d'Ainey (Lyon) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (38km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (44km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (46km)
  • Parc de Gerland (51km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Granier (41km)
  • Mont Jalla (43km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (48km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (51km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (17km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Morestel (18km)
  • Nances (32km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (35km)
  • Saint-Gervais (36km)
  • Chaponnay (38km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (51km)

Geography and distances

Torchefelon is in the east of France at 45 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Torchefelon is 437 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Torchefelon

Canton: Tour-du-Pin

Arrondissement: Tour-du-Pin

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38690

Distance to Torchefelon

from Grenoble (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 437 km

from Calais: 658 km

from Nice: 250 km

from Bordeaux: 474 km

from Strasbourg: 384 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Belmont, Biol, Blandin, Cessieu, Doissin, La Tour-du-Pin, Montagnieu, Montrevel, Panissage, Saint-Jean-de-Soudain, Saint-Victor-de-Cessieu, Sainte-Blandine, Serezin-de-la-Tour, Succieu and Virieu.

This page in French: Visiter Torchefelon

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