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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Isère

Châtonnay - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Isère

Châtonnay is a common cold lands in Isère. Populated by 1749 inhabitants, it is a very extensive common, and one of its features is the large number of ponds: 130 ponds.

All types of services are present. It is also very close to them Meyrieu-Ponds, which is a leisure park.

Long walks are possible, especially in the woods circuits are marked.

Geographical information

Latitude45.4859260 (N 45° 29’ 9”)
Longitude5.2059210 (E 5° 12’ 21”)
AltitudeFrom 424m to 615m
Surface area31.84 km²
Population1999 inhabitants
Density62 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureGrenoble (61 km, 52 min)
Insee code38094
IntercommunalityCC de la Région St Jeannaise

Nearest cities & towns

Meyrieu-les-Étangs3.7 km (7 min)
Sainte-Anne-sur-Gervonde3.7 km (6 min)
Lieudieu4.4 km (11 min)
Tramolé6.6 km (8 min)
Saint-Jean-de-Bournay7.6 km (11 min)
Eclose-Badinières8 km (12 min)
Commelle8.1 km (12 min)
Champier8.5 km (9 min)
Saint-Agnin-sur-Bion9 km (14 min)
Culin9.2 km (12 min)
Royas9.2 km (10 min)
Artas9.9 km (15 min)
Semons10 km (15 min)

Things to see and do

Walk to the Tower of Calvary, to the ponds in the woods, the plains ...

Events and festivities

Cinema Picture Exchange in early November.


Tour of Calvary
Tour of Calvary
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A pond in the countryside Châtonnoise
A pond in the countryside Châtonnoise
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Square Switches been
Square Switches been
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Sunset on a lake
Sunset on a lake
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Two ponds in nature Châtonnay
Two ponds in nature Châtonnay
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A pond in the snow
A pond in the snow
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Based leisure Meyrieu-les-Ponds.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Guided hike with donkeys
Nature and the great outdoors25 € to 45 € Flachères (8.9 km)
Tour and tasting in the cellars of Domaine Meunier
Local flavoursFreeSermérieu (26 km)
Natural perfume-making workshop
Arts and Crafts69 € Lyon (41 km)
Traditional Thai well-being massage
Well-being60 € Lyon (42 km)
Guided tour of Lyon and its region
Culture and education100 € to 180 € Lyon (42 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Wine trails at the heart of the vineyards
HikeEasy1h30Millery (37 km)
Point N° 1 : introduction
HikeIntermediate1h25Mornant (44 km)
Molière Plateau
HikeIntermediate4h00Lans-en-Vercors (47 km)
Le grand tour
Mountain bike itineraryAthletic5h35Thurins (48 km)
Circuit de bénévent
Mountain bike itineraryEasy1h00Vaugneray (51 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals