Venon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Venon: highlights and tourist information

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Venon is situated in the Isere department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 6 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Venon is 486 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Grenoble at 6 km and Vizille at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Venon, 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 Venon 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 Venon

Markets in and near Venon

  • Saint-Martin-d'Heres: market Wednesday & Saturday (4km)
  • Domene: market Thursday (4km)
  • Meylan: market Tuesday (5km)
  • Echirolles: market Thursday & Sunday & Friday (7km)
  • Villard-Bonnot: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Fontaine: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (9km)
  • Le Pont-de-Claix: market Sunday (10km)
  • Vizille: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Saint-Egreve: market Tuesday & Friday (12km)
  • Crolles: market Sunday (13km)

More information about Venon, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Venon, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (44km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (24km)
  • Vercors (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du musée Hébert (6km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (11km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (24km)
  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Jalla (7km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (12km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (32km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (32km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (32km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (34km)
  • Mont Granier (34km)
  • Mont Aiguille (42km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (42km)
  • La Meije (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Gervais (26km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Venon

Canton: Eybens

Arrondissement: Grenoble

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38610

Distance to Venon

from Grenoble (prefecture): 6 km

from Paris: 486 km

from Calais: 706 km

from Nice: 200 km

from Bordeaux: 503 km

from Strasbourg: 407 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bresson, Corenc, Domene, Eybens, Gieres, Grenoble, Herbeys, La Tronche, Le Versoud, Meylan, Murianette, Poisat, Revel, Saint-Jean-le-Vieux, Saint-Martin-d'Heres and Saint-Martin-d'Uriage.

This page in French: Visiter Venon