Vatilieu tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vatilieu: highlights and tourist information

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Vatilieu is situated in the Isere department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 26 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Vatilieu is 462 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye at 18 km and Pont-en-Royans at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vatilieu, 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 Vatilieu 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 Vatilieu

Markets in and near Vatilieu

  • Tullins: market Saturday (8km)
  • Saint-Etienne-de-Saint-Geoirs: market Monday (11km)
  • Saint-Marcellin: market Saturday (13km)
  • Moirans: market Saturday (13km)
  • Autrans: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Le Grand-Lemps: market Tuesday & Friday (16km)
  • Voreppe: market Friday (18km)
  • Voiron: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Saint-Egreve: market Tuesday & Friday (21km)
  • Fontaine: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (23km)

More information about Vatilieu, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Vatilieu, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (34km)
  • Vercors (37km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Apollinaire (Valence) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du musée Hébert (26km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (35km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (44km)
  • Jardin japonais (46km)
  • Parc Jouvet (54km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Choranche (20km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (22km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (22km)
  • Mont Jalla (25km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (38km)
  • Mont Granier (46km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Gervais (8km)
  • Montelier (46km)
  • Nances (48km)
  • Chaponnay (56km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vatilieu

Canton: Tullins

Arrondissement: Grenoble

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38470

Distance to Vatilieu

from Grenoble (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 462 km

from Calais: 686 km

from Nice: 227 km

from Bordeaux: 472 km

from Strasbourg: 410 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brion, Chantesse, Chasselay, Cras, La Forteresse, Morette, Notre-Dame-de-l'Osier, Polienas, Quincieu, Saint-Gervais, Saint-Michel-de-Saint-Geoirs, Serre-Nerpol, Varacieux and Vinay.

This page in French: Visiter Vatilieu