MICHELIN Travel Discover the world
Home > > > > > Tourist attractions
Advertisement

Modify the search

Tourist attractions

Mots-clés
Green Guide Stars

Green Guide Stars

Distance

Distance

Catégories

Star rating

Tourist attractions French Alps

Enlarge map

Sort by :

  • distance
  • rating
  • 1 Route de la Corniche Sublime Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    F - 04120 Castellane

    The Route de la Corniche Sublime begins at Comps-sur-Artuby, a former stronghold of the Knights Templar and later of the Knights Hospitaller. The village nestles at the foot of a rock crowned by the 13C Eglise St André. The views from this church ove..

  • 2 Oratoire du Chazelet Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Religious buildings

    F - Le Chazelet

    From this isolated spot there is a splendid view (from the bend to the left) of the Meije massif (orientation table at 1 834m). Continue to the village of Chazelet, renowned for its balconies. Heading back down the valley, continue to the Ventelon ch..

  • 3 Route du Galibier Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    Route du Galibier F - 73450 Valloire

    Sharing the distinction of being the most famous route in the French Alps with that of the Iseran Pass, and linking the Maurienne to the Briançonnais, this steep incline with views over the Maurienne leads from the bottom of the Arc Valley to its tri..

  • 4 Crève-Tête Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    F - Valmorel

    Reached by cable car from Pierrafort, there is a fine view from this summit, taking in the Valmorel Valley surrounded by the Cheval Noir, the Grand Pic de la Lauzière and, beyond, the Belledonne range. On the other side is the Belleville Valley: the ..

  • 5 Route de la Croix-de-Fer Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    Rue de la Croix de Fer F - Saint-Martin-de-Belleville

    The route traverses a wild landscape dotted by mountain communities which thanks to its isolation retains its charm. Among the more spectacular sites, don't miss the Collet de Vaujany for its view of the west face of the Grandes-Rousses; the Combe d'..

  • 6 Aiguille Grive Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    Arc 1800 F - Peisey-Nancroix

    The Transarc cable car (from Arc 1800) passes over the col du Grand Renard and arrives at the base of the Siguille Grive, at a height of 2 600m, from where the view takes in the Aiguille Rouge, Mont Pourri, the Aiguille du Saint-Esprit, La Grande Mot..

  • 7 Route des Grandes Alpes Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    F - 05100 Briançon

    Who hasn't dreamt of one day traversing the Alps from end to end, from pass to pass, from one sea to the other, from Lake Geneva to the Mediterranean? The southern part of the route begins at the Col du Lautaret and continues into the southern Alps b..

  • 8 Charmant Som Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    F - 38380 Saint-Pierre-de-Chartreuse

    A steep incline (of up to 14%)! From the Col de Porte, you first traverse a forest cut across with mountain ramparts which become more and more dispersed, before coming out into pastureland. You can make an initial stop to enjoy the panoramic views a..

  • 9 Quyras Regional Nature Park Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    F - 05100 Briançon

    The Queyras is an isolated hinterland. A geographical, historical and cultural entity, it became a protected park in 1977. Its villages such as st-Veran are among Europe's highest (average altitude here is 2 200m), and its charm combines vast space w..

  • 10 Corniche du Rhône (coastal road) Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    F - 26000 Valence

    Valence is the starting point of a magnificent scenic route. The D 287 will first take you past the striking site of the Château de Crussol and then on to St-Romain-de-Lerps. Here, two observation points command a splendid panorama of the entire Rhôn..

  • 11 White Lake Peak Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    F - 38750 L'Alpe-d'Huez

    At an altitude of 3,323 m, the Pic du lac Blanc offers a fine view of Les Deux-Alpes, Lake Lauvitel, Mount Ventoux, L'Alpe-d'Huez, Taillefer, Belledonne and Chartreuse. On the main terrace, a wider panorama enables you to see the Pic Bayle, Grande Ca..

  • 12 Musée de Grenoble Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Museums and art

    5 pl. Lavalette F - 38000 Grenoble

    This soberly designed building is home to one of France's most prestigious museums, which houses exhibits from centuries past as well as modern art. The French and Spanish schools are well represented, with works by Philippe de Champaigne and canvase..

  • 13 Gorges de la Bourne Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    F - 38680 Pont-en-Royans

    After Pont-en-Royans, the D 531 enters the gorge and follows the river, widening slightly before Choranche. After Choranche, the valley narrows again and the road climbs up the steep north bank. On the southern face of the valley stands the rounded g..

  • 14 Vercors Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    F - 38000 Grenoble

    Rising above Grenoble like a fortress, the Vercors became the largest natural park in the northern Alps in 1970. It is reached by narrow gorges such as the gorges of Engins, Grands Goulets or La Bourne. The high, open plateaux are covered with forest..

  • 15 Rock of Bellevarde Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    F - 73150 Val-d'Isère

    An orientation table situated at a height of 2 826m allows visitors to observe the Val-d'Isère dominated by the Grande Sassière, Tsanteleina, the glaciers and the sources of the River Isère. Further to the north are Lake Chevril and Mont-Blanc. Other..

  • 16 Grande Motte Glacier Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    av. de la Grande-Motte F - 73320 Le Val-Claret

    The sublime Grande Motte glacier is a symbol of the Vanoise park. It is used for all-year-round skiing and reached by an underground funicular. A giant cable-car takes visitors to the summit of the same name at an altitude of 3 656m where there is an..

  • 17 Palet and Tourne Passes Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    F - 73320 Tignes

    This exceptional hike will take the braver among you to the Palet Pass, at an altitude of 2 653m. The view over the Lake of Tignes and the wealth of alpine flora are the principal attractions of this trip. There is a splendid view of the Tarentaise r..

  • 18 Vanoise Pass Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    F - 73710 Pralognan-la-Vanoise

    If you take the exceptional pathway between Mount Bochor and the Pass you will see the Vanoise Peak, the Grande Casse and the Vaches lake. President Felix Faure gave his name to the refuge situated on the pass a few years after he had lunch there in ..

  • 19 Aiguille Rouge Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    F - 73700 Bourg-St-Maurice

    The Aiguille Rouge peak has an altitude of 3,227 m and can be accessed by cable car. It is a wonderful vantage point over the Northern Alps. Some of the summits that you can see from here include the Belledonne and Lauzière ranges, Mont-Blanc massif,..

  • 20 Caron Peak Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    F - 73440 Val-Thorens

    From the Caron peak is one of the most beautiful panoramic views in the Alps across to Mont-Blanc, the Vanoise, Queyras, Thabor and Ecrins massifs.

Top of page