Vignieu tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vignieu in Isere

Photo is of Cremieu at 17 km from Vignieu

Visit Vignieu: highlights and tourist information

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Vignieu 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 Vignieu in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cremieu at 17 km and Belley at 25 km.

Vignieu, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 17 km (direction west-north-west)

With some of the most extensive medieval ramparts in France, Cremieu also has an...

See Cremieu guide


at 25 km (direction east-north-east), in the Ain department

The cathedral and adjacent historic centre are the highlight of your visit to Belley...

See Belley guide


Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction north-west), in the Ain department

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

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at 39 km (direction east), in the Savoie department

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

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at 40 km (direction east), in the Savoie department

Chambery is a very lively university town which is very pleasant to visit and...

See Chambery guide
Vienne (town)

Vienne (town)

at 44 km (direction west)

The combination of both Roman and medieval monuments in Vienne make it one of...

See Vienne (town) guide


at 48 km (direction west-north-west), in the Rhone department

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

See Lyon guide
Lyon Presqu\'ile

Lyon Presqu'ile

at 48 km (direction west-north-west), in the Rhone department

The Presqu'ile region of Lyon is characterised by 19th century architecture and upmarket shops...

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Lyon Old Town

Lyon Old Town

at 48 km (direction west-north-west), in the Rhone department

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

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Palais Ideal

Palais Ideal

at 52 km (direction south-west), in the Drome department

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

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at 53 km (direction north-west), in the Ain department

The Dombes, with thousands of small lakes, is perfect for fishing and bird-watching...

See Dombes guide


Ski resort at 54 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Grenoble guide


Ski resort at 58 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Les-7-Laux guide

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Map of places to visit near Vignieu


Markets in and near Vignieu

  • Morestel: market Sunday (6km)
  • La Tour-du-Pin: market Tuesday & Saturday (7km)
  • Bourgoin-Jallieu: market Thursday & Sunday (12km)
  • Saint-Genix-sur-Guiers: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Cremieu: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Villefontaine: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Le Pont-de-Beauvoisin: market Monday (22km)
  • Pont-de-Cheruy: market Sunday (23km)
  • Belley: market Saturday (25km)
  • Le Grand-Lemps: market Tuesday & Friday (26km)

More information about Vignieu, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Vignieu, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (37km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (34km)
  • Parc de la Tête d'Or (47km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (43km)
  • Mont Granier (43km)
  • Laboratoire d’écologie des hydrosystèmes naturels et anthropisés (47km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (10km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Morestel (6km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (25km)
  • Nances (29km)
  • Chaponnay (38km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (38km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin zoologique de la ville de Lyon (47km)

Geography and distances

Vignieu is in the east of France at 54 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Vignieu is 427 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vignieu

Canton: Tour-du-Pin

Arrondissement: Tour-du-Pin

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38890

Distance to Vignieu

from Grenoble (prefecture): 54 km

from Paris: 427 km

from Calais: 648 km

from Nice: 259 km

from Bordeaux: 478 km

from Strasbourg: 373 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Dolomieu, La Chapelle-de-la-Tour, Montcarra, Morestel, Rochetoirin, Saint-Chef, Saint-Sorlin-de-Morestel, Salagnon, Sermerieu, Vasselin and Vezeronce-Curtin.

This page in French: Visiter Vignieu