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Villard-Saint-Christophe tourism and travel guide

Photo of Villard-Saint-Christophe in Isere

Photo is of Vizille at 11 km from Villard-Saint-Christophe

Visit Villard-Saint-Christophe: highlights and tourist information

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Villard-Saint-Christophe is situated in the Isere department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Vizille at 11 km and Mens at 18 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Villard-Saint-Christophe, 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 Villard-Saint-Christophe in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 11 km (direction north-north-west)

Most visitors to Vizille are attracted by the Chateau...

See Vizille guide


at 18 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Mens guide


Ski resort at 20 km (direction east-north-east)

The well known ski station of Alpe d'Huez is...

See Alpe-d'Huez guide


Church at 21 km (direction south-east)

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

See Notre-Dame-de-la-Salette guide


Ski resort at 24 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Grenoble guide


Ski resort at 25 km (direction east)

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

See Deux-Alpes guide
Valgaudemar Valley

Valgaudemar Valley

Scenery at 36 km (direction east-south-east), in the Hautes-Alpes department

The valley of Valgaudemar is one of many picturesque natural...

See Valgaudemar Valley guide


at 38 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Pont-en-Royans guide


Ski resort at 39 km (direction north-north-east)

Its proximity to Grenoble means that the ski resort of Les...

See Les-7-Laux 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...

See La Grave guide
Ecrins National Park

Ecrins National Park

National Parc at 44 km (direction east)

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

See Ecrins National Park guide


Most Beautiful Village at 51 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saint-Antoine-l'Abbaye guide


at 51 km (direction south-south-east), in the Hautes-Alpes department

Not a major tourist destination, in Gap we suggest you take a...

See Gap guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Isere

Map of places to visit near Villard-Saint-Christophe


Markets in and near Villard-Saint-Christophe

  • La Mure: market Monday (7km)
  • Vizille: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Vif: market Friday (14km)
  • Le Pont-de-Claix: market Sunday (18km)
  • Le Bourg-d'Oisans: market Saturday (20km)
  • Echirolles: market Thursday & Sunday & Friday (20km)
  • Villard-de-Lans: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Heres: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Domene: market Thursday (25km)
  • Fontaine: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (25km)

More information about Villard-Saint-Christophe, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Villard-Saint-Christophe, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (54km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vercors (30km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Vizille (11km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (26km)
  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (42km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (44km)
  • Domaine de Charance (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Ruines de Séchilienne (9km)
  • Mont Aiguille (25km)
  • Mont Jalla (26km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (30km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (31km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (34km)
  • Cirque d'Archiane (35km)
  • La Meije (40km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (42km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Gervais (36km)

Geography and distances

Villard-Saint-Christophe is in the east of France at 24 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Villard-Saint-Christophe is 505 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Villard-Saint-Christophe

Canton: Mure

Arrondissement: Grenoble

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38119

Distance to Villard-Saint-Christophe

from Grenoble (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 505 km

from Calais: 726 km

from Nice: 183 km

from Bordeaux: 503 km

from Strasbourg: 427 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cholonge, La Morte, La Motte-d'Aveillans, La Mure, La Valette, Laffrey, Nantes-en-Ratier, Pierre-Chatel, Saint-Honore and Saint-Theoffrey.

This page in French: Visiter Villard-Saint-Christophe

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