Villard-Bonnot tourism and travel guide

Photo of Villard-Bonnot in Isere

Photo is of Les-7-Laux at 12 km from Villard-Bonnot

Visit Villard-Bonnot: highlights and tourist information

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Villard-Bonnot 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 Villard-Bonnot in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Les-7-Laux at 12 km and Grenoble at 13 km.

Villard-Bonnot, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Ski resort at 12 km (direction east-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 13 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Grenoble guide


at 19 km (direction south-west)

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

See Vizille guide


Ski resort at 23 km (direction 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 31 km (direction south-east)

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

See Deux-Alpes guide


at 38 km (direction south-east), in the Savoie department

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

See Chambery guide
La Grave

La Grave

Most Beautiful Village at 39 km (direction east-south-east), in the Hautes-Alpes department

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

See La Grave guide


at 46 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Pont-en-Royans guide


Church at 46 km (direction south)

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 47 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Mens guide
Ecrins National Park

Ecrins National Park

National Parc at 51 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Ecrins National Park guide
Valgaudemar Valley

Valgaudemar Valley

Scenery at 52 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


Ski resort at 53 km (direction east-north-east), in the Savoie department

The low-rise buildings and traditional materials help preseve the charm of the ski resort...

See Valmorel guide


at 64 km (direction north-east), in the Savoie department

Albertville is a large active town, with Conflans, a pretty village on the hill...

See Albertville guide

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Map of places to visit near Villard-Bonnot


Markets in and near Villard-Bonnot

Market days in Villard-Bonnot: weekly market: Tuesday;

  • Villard-Bonnot: market Tuesday (0km)
  • Domene: market Thursday (4km)
  • Crolles: market Sunday (5km)
  • Froges: market Saturday (5km)
  • Meylan: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Heres: market Wednesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Le Touvet: market Saturday (15km)
  • Saint-Egreve: market Tuesday & Friday (15km)
  • Fontaine: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (16km)
  • Echirolles: market Thursday & Sunday & Friday (16km)

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Tourist attractions near Villard-Bonnot, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (37km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (19km)
  • Vercors (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du musée Hébert (11km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (15km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (19km)
  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Jalla (12km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (20km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (25km)
  • Mont Granier (26km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (38km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (40km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (40km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (41km)
  • La Meije (42km)
  • Mont Aiguille (50km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Gervais (31km)
  • Nances (40km)

Geography and distances

Villard-Bonnot is in the east of France at 13 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Villard-Bonnot is 484 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Villard-Bonnot

Canton: Domène

Arrondissement: Grenoble

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38190

Distance to Villard-Bonnot

from Grenoble (prefecture): 13 km

from Paris: 484 km

from Calais: 702 km

from Nice: 203 km

from Bordeaux: 509 km

from Strasbourg: 399 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Villard-Bonnot from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bernin, Biviers, Crolles, Domene, Froges, La Combe-de-Lancey, Laval, Isere, Le Champ-Pres-Froges, Le Versoud, Montbonnot-Saint-Martin, Murianette, Revel, Saint-Ismier, Saint-Jean-le-Vieux, Saint-Mury-Monteymond, Saint-Nazaire-les-Eymes and Sainte-Agnes.

This page in French: Visiter Villard-Bonnot