Places We Love in Grenoble

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A Fascinating Journey Overlooking the Alps

Crossed by the Drac and Isère rivers, the beautiful city of Grenoble is situated at the foot of the Alps. Grenoble is a traveler’s paradise, offering a great selection of tourist activities like skiing during winter and cycling, hiking and swimming during the summer months.

Home to important universities, the Palace of the Parliament of Dauphiné, the Archaeological Museum at Saint-Laurent and Parc Paul Mistral, the beautiful city of Grenoble is full of history, culture and science.

Visit the stunning Bastille fortress, served by one of the first cable cars in the world. Built in 1934, the Grenoble Cable Car with its iconic "bubbles" offers stunning views of the city and the Alps. Use this magnificent téléphérique for an unforgettable experience.

Made from limestone blocks, the impressive Gallo-Roman Wall was the first one around the city. The Little Train of La Mure will take you to a charming journey around the breathtaking natural beauties of Grenoble, passing through fascinating tunnels and bridges.

About 2.5 miles from Grenoble and 2 miles from Saint-Étienne-de-Saint-Geoirs, Grenoble-Isère Airport is about an hour drive from Lyon, Chambéry and Valence. will help you find the right hotel, apartment or condo hotel in Grenoble and the surrounding region.