Vizille tourism and travel guide

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France This Way comment: Most visitors to Vizille are attracted by the Chateau de Vizille and its associated gardens

Vizille is situated in the Isere department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Vizille. For detailed visitor information see the Vizille travel guide.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Vizille in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Alpe-d\'Huez at 21 km and Deux-Alpes at 29 km.

Vizille, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Ski resort at 13 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Grenoble guide


Ski resort at 21 km (direction east)

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

See Alpe-d'Huez guide


Ski resort at 29 km (direction east)

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

See Deux-Alpes guide


at 29 km (direction south)

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

See Mens guide


Ski resort at 30 km (direction north-east)

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

See Les-7-Laux guide


Church at 32 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 34 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 42 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 east-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 45 km (direction west-north-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 49 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 Vizille

Market days in Vizille: weekly market: Tuesday;

  • Vizille: market Tuesday (0km)
  • Le Pont-de-Claix: market Sunday (8km)
  • La Mure: market Monday (8km)
  • Vif: market Friday (8km)
  • Echirolles: market Thursday & Sunday & Friday (9km)
  • Saint-Martin-d'Heres: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Fontaine: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (14km)
  • Meylan: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Domene: market Thursday (15km)
  • Villard-de-Lans: market Wednesday (18km)

More information about Vizille, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Vizille, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vercors (32km)
  • Chartreuse (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Vizille (0km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (15km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (34km)
  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Ruines de Séchilienne (3km)
  • Mont Jalla (15km)
  • Cascade du Moulin-Marquis (26km)
  • Gorges de la Bourne (27km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (29km)
  • Mont Aiguille (31km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (38km)
  • Cirque d'Archiane (43km)
  • La Meije (43km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (44km)
  • Mont Granier (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Gervais (27km)

Geography and distances

Vizille is in the east of France at 13 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Vizille is 494 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vizille

Canton: Vizille

Arrondissement: Grenoble

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 38220

Distance to Vizille

from Grenoble (prefecture): 13 km

from Paris: 494 km

from Calais: 715 km

from Nice: 194 km

from Bordeaux: 500 km

from Strasbourg: 418 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brie-et-Angonnes, Champ-sur-Drac, Champagnier, Jarrie, Laffrey, Le Pont-de-Claix, Montchaboud, Notre-Dame-de-Mesage, Saint-Georges-de-Commiers, Saint-Pierre-de-Mesage, Sechilienne, Vaulnaveys-le-Bas and Vaulnaveys-le-Haut.

This page in French: Visiter Vizille