Paragliding and hang-gliding
There’s nothing like discovering the magic of aerial sports, just a few steps from the campsite you have the possibility to practice this sport and to adapt your flight according to what you came for. Stunt flyers, adventurers, children… there are several establishments nearby to help you get closer to the birds. The ideal activity for your events! Don’t hesitate to contact the paragliding and hang-gliding schools.
The Plateau des Petites Roches has many hiking trails. From a one-hour walk to a full-day hike, there is something for everyone and every level!
Via ferrata of Saint Vincent de Mercuze
For pure sensations, why not try a via ferrata? A way of discovering this breathtaking panorama, while gaining height! Go to the Via ferrata of Saint Vincent de Mercuze, a stone’s throw from the campsite. Exceptional information: the route is currently closed by municipal decree.
Chartreuse Regional Nature Park
This green mid-mountain setting is one of the 58 French regional nature parks. It covers the major part of the Chartreuse massif. Its main towns are Grenoble (on the Isère side) and Chambéry (on the Savoie side).
Funicular of Saint-Hilaire du Touvet
This funicular runs on one of the oldest railways in the Alps on the French side. Dating from 1924, its role was to transport the materials used to build the health establishments at the top of the Plateau des Petites Roches. Both educational and fun, this outing is full of history and offers a breathtaking view from the plateau. Exceptional information: the site is currently closed for works.
Halfway between Grenoble (30 min drive) and Chambéry (45 min drive), this valley offers its visitors a grandiose setting along the Isère. A former glacial valley, it is a rich region combining cultural, historical and natural heritage. Between the plains and the mountains, discover numerous activities: skiing, snowshoeing, hiking, mountain biking… for all tastes in all seasons!
• Near the campsite •
You will find all the necessary amenities only a few meters from the campsite: grocery shop at 800m, bakery at 600m and various restaurants, services and shops.
Where are we heading to next ?
Cities of Grenoble & Chambéry
These two main towns in the Chartreuse Massif are home to a rich heritage and various places of interest. In Grenoble (Isère), on the northern side, discover its famous bastille and its 19th century military fort, perched high above the city and offering an exceptional view of the city. To get there quickly, take the cable car, one of the first urban cable cars! Head south of the massif, to Chambéry (Savoie). Among the various attractions, visit the historic heart of the town, which houses the Elephant Fountain, Place St-Léger. As for heritage, stop off at the Castle of the Dukes of Savoy and St-François de Sales Cathedral.
And why not a little stopover on the shores of Lake Aiguebelette?
Just an hour drive around the Chartreuse Massif by the east, you will have the opportunity to admire these beautiful and well-preserved landscapes. If you are looking for serenity, this is the perfect place! These peaceful waters with their many reflections and small cabins on stilts are surrounded by colourful trees. This natural lake of more than 500 hectares is home to a unique fauna and flora, in the middle of the mountains. Do you feel the need to recharge your batteries? Book a stay at one of our lakeside campsites, in the heart of nature!
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