Alps-Isère: At the heart of the french Alps

In the heart of the French Alps in southeastern France, the department of Isère is France’s third biggest mountain destination with 22 resorts spanning four massifs - Belledonne, Chartreuse, Vercors and Oisans. Its leading city Grenoble is the historic capital of the Dauphiné region.

To see & do

Isère's Highlights

Isère's fame spreads far and wide from the legendary Alpe d'Huez climb with 21 hairpin bends to Chartreuse liqueur and dizzying roads and villages clinging to the Vercors cliffs.
Discover top events, renowned historic sites and tasty local products which are the pride of Isère.

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To see & do


High plateaux, sheer peaks, natural parks, charming villages… this mountainous department offers 23 resorts across four mountain ranges.
With snow-covered summits, winter offers legendary ski runs and vast ski areas, while in summer cyclists head out for iconic climbs and sky-high passes.

Alpe d'Huez

Alpe d'Huez

L'Alpe d'Huez is the place-to-be to enjoy the best skiing conditions, namely the sunny slopes. Nicknamed ‘the island under the sun’, the resort enjoys 300 days of sun per year !

Idées du moment

Entrez dans la communauté

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