Vaulnaveys-le-Bas tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vaulnaveys-le-Bas in Isere

Photo is of Vizille at 4 km from Vaulnaveys-le-Bas

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Vaulnaveys-le-Bas 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 Vaulnaveys-le-Bas in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Vizille at 4 km and Grenoble at 11 km.

Vaulnaveys-le-Bas, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 4 km (direction south-west)

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

See Vizille guide


Ski resort at 11 km (direction north-west)

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

See Grenoble guide


Ski resort at 19 km (direction east-south-east)

The well known ski station of Alpe d'Huez is also famous for the Tour...

See Alpe-d'Huez guide


Ski resort at 26 km (direction north-east)

Its proximity to Grenoble means that the ski resort of Les 7-Laux is busy...

See Les-7-Laux guide


Ski resort at 27 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Deux-Alpes guide


at 32 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Mens guide


Church at 34 km (direction south-south-east)

The church and mountainous setting of Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette are the second most important pilgrimage destination...

See Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette guide


at 37 km (direction west)

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

See Pont-en-Royans guide
La Grave

La Grave

Most Beautiful Village at 40 km (direction east), in the Hautes-Alpes department

Although better known as a ski resort, the village of La Grave is also...

See La Grave guide
Valgaudemar Valley

Valgaudemar Valley

Scenery at 44 km (direction south-east), in the Hautes-Alpes department

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

See Valgaudemar Valley guide


Most Beautiful Village at 47 km (direction west)

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

See Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye guide
Ecrins National Park

Ecrins National Park

National Parc at 48 km (direction east-south-east)

Ecrins National Park is a very popular and very scenic National Park in the...

See Ecrins National Park guide

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Markets in and near Vaulnaveys-le-Bas

  • Vizille: market Tuesday (4km)
  • Echirolles: market Thursday & Sunday & Friday (8km)
  • Le Pont-de-Claix: market Sunday (9km)
  • La Mure: market Monday (9km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Heres: market Wednesday & Saturday (9km)
  • Domene: market Thursday (11km)
  • Meylan: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Vif: market Friday (12km)
  • Fontaine: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (13km)
  • Villard-Bonnot: market Tuesday (15km)

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Tourist attractions near Vaulnaveys-le-Bas, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (46km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (31km)
  • Vercors (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Vizille (4km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (12km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (30km)
  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Ruines de Séchilienne (5km)
  • Mont Jalla (13km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (30km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (30km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (32km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (34km)
  • Mont Aiguille (36km)
  • Mont Granier (41km)
  • La Meije (41km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (41km)
  • Cirque d'Archiane (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Gervais (28km)

Geography and distances

Vaulnaveys-le-Bas is in the east of France at 11 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Vaulnaveys-le-Bas is 492 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vaulnaveys-le-Bas

Canton: Vizille

Arrondissement: Grenoble

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38410

Distance to Vaulnaveys-le-Bas

from Grenoble (prefecture): 11 km

from Paris: 492 km

from Calais: 713 km

from Nice: 195 km

from Bordeaux: 503 km

from Strasbourg: 414 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Vaulnaveys-le-Bas from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bresson, Brie-et-Angonnes, Champ-sur-Drac, Chamrousse, Eybens, Herbeys, Jarrie, Montchaboud, Notre-Dame-de-Mesage, Poisat, Saint-Martin-d'Uriage, Sechilienne, Vaulnaveys-le-Haut and Vizille.

This page in French: Visiter Vaulnaveys-le-Bas