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Rendez-vous in Grenoble

    Rendez-vous in Grenoble

    In Grenoble, the capital of the French Alps and the Dauphiné region, mountains are ubiquitous. Grenoble boasts a profound constract between the dramatic views of the three massifs and the urban architecture of the city. They have managed to preserve vestiges of 2,050 years of history. Today a European centre, Grenoble is at the forefront of technology.

    Welcoming and captivating the beautiful French city of Grenoble awaits you.

    Not to be missed

    • The old town, its 2,050 years of history and its exceptional heritage
    • The Bastille fort and its cable car: an unobstructed view over Grenoble and the surrounding massifs
    • Grenoble museums :  Dauphinois museum, Musée de la Résistance et de la Déportation, National Centre for Contemporary Arts
    • Markets and squares
    • Parks and gardens
    • The Fontaines circuit
    • The Antiquarians district
    • Via Ferrata: the first in an urban setting
    • La Casamaures: a palace of “grey gold“
    • Specialities: Grenoble walnuts, gratin dauphinois, Chartreuse liqueur

    Experience Grenoble

    "Be a smart visitor and spend less. To discover Grenoble, choose the Grenoble City Pass!” This all-inclusive pass will allow you to get the most out of the capital of the French Alps.

    • a round-trip by cable car
    • a guided visit of the city
    • access to the Musée de Grenoble
    • a ride in the Petit Train Touristique
    • many other discounted deals
    • Information: 0033 476 42 41 41

    Festive Grenoble

    The Dauphinois Museum, dedicated to ethnology, popular art and traditions, is currently celebrating its 100 years. In honor of this occassion, they are presenting several exhibitions, such as “Fantastic beings, from the Alpine imaginary to the urban imaginary,” “Staying free, expressions of the freedom of Alpine populations,” “People from the Alps,” and “ The great history of skiing.”

    Getting there

    SNCF TGV station: 3 hrs from Paris.
    Airport: Grenoble-Isère (30 mns from the city centre).
    2 tramway lines A/B - Maison du Tourisme stop, Lafayette underground parking.
    Bus/coach station, connection with ski resorts, shuttle to the airport.
    Motorways: A48 (560 km from Paris) A 480, A 41

    Contact

    Tourist Office
    14 rue de la République
    BP 227
    38019 Grenoble Cedex
    Tel: 0033 476 42 41 41
    Fax: 0033 476 00 18 98
    welcome@grenoble-isere.info

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