Mont-de-Lans

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

 Tourism, holiday & travel in Mont-de-Lans
TownMont-de-Lans
Insee code38253
Postcode38860
Latitude45.0362000
Longitude6.1318570
AltitudeFrom 732 to 3285 meters
Surface31.66 km²
Population1261 inhabitants
Density39 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

National labelsMizoën at 4.7 km (9 min)
Chief townGrenoble (at 66 km, 69 min)Le Freney-d'Oisans at 5.3 km (8 min)
DepartmentIsèreLes Deux Alpes at 6.6 km (9 min)
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TOWN PRESENTATION

At the heart of the Oisans, near the Ecrins National Park, the town of Mont-de-Lans is one of two cities that make up the resort of Les 2 Alpes. Access is from Grenoble by RD 1091 along the Romanche valley through the villages of Livet- et- Gavet Bourg d'Oisans and as well as the High -Oisans via municipality of La Grave.


SIGHTSEEING

  • Roman Gate Coupons :
  • The Roman Gate Bons is located below the hamlet of Warrants, in the municipality of Mont-de-Lans on the way down to Bourg d'Oisans and Chatelard. It is a monumental arch carved into the rock, the tool marks are clearly visible on one of the walls. A half arch, an opening of 3 meters and a boom 1 dominates the meter. At ground level, its width is 2 m 50, a seat 50 cm high the borders on both sides. A cornice elegantly emphasizes the birth of the arc. Soil is a very smooth rock on which is clearly very different two deep grooves, 6-15 cm, and with a spacing ranging from 1 m 41-1 m 48 In many places the road, these traces are found.
  • The presence of this book worked in the countryside, away from home raises many questions. Sculptors who carved certainly wanted to mean something, the current assumption is that it symbolizes the halfway between Grenoble and Briancon, and could also serve as a toll station. Héricart Thury reports two doors under the Notes, in the early 19th century. The second, downstream, would have collapsed very early, but when visiting Florian Vallentin in 1876 and 1877, he reveals that he noticed the remains of this second door, 50 meters downstream. The cadastre of Mont-de-Lans seems to have preserved the memory, since the place called is called " Doors " and not the door.
  • Florian Vallentin Mont-de-Lans also note the presence of a bank of rocks, carved by human hands, " at the foot of Calvary " evidencing that the transition from the Roman road in this place.
  • The Roman Gate Good is listed as historical monuments by order of April 10, 2014.
  • Chasal Lento Museum :
  • House traditions and arts of Mont de Lans, Municipal Museum, opened in 1993, it aims for the conservation and presentation of objects of the old life in Oisans. In the old rectory restored, six rooms with different themes await you behind a big old door.
  • In the first two, there are two permanent exhibitions where you guide the votes of locals. Listen, you go into their privacy. They evoke activities, there is little, still practiced in many Oisans. The second is the reconstruction of a stable, sheltering agricultural tools.
  • Upstairs, you will fly over the territory of Mont-de-Lans and will be presented to the famous hawkers Uissans. You will also visit the Chambon dam and its hamlets swallowed.
  • The attic is reserved for temporary exhibitions after : Master Prints painted by residents, the Hawking, De l'Alpe in Les Deux Alpes, Mont-de-Lans and Hamlets, The sun has a rendezvous with the moon, Mont L ' 2000 Gateway Lane and Roman Oisans. The Lento Chasal this in 2014 while living there about these old villages " missing hamlets."
Detailed information
Information pointsVisitor Information Centre of Mont-de-Lans
Natural sitesAiguille Peak of the Midi,   Headland of Muretouse

ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

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NameType of activityPriceTown
Night snowmobileSports sensations120 €Les Deux Alpes (1000 m)

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WEATHER

Sunday 21 December
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Min. -7°C - Max. 4°C
Monday 22 December
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Min. -9°C - Max. 7°C
Tuesday 23 December
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Min. -10°C - Max. 9°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantCasa Nostra  
8.7
Vénosc
Les Deux Alpes is the Casa Nostra restaurant opens its doors. Within a modern chalet-style and a warm and attentive service await you for your snack. In the kitchen, you will appreciate...
Located 3.3 km from Mont-de-Lans24 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantLa Petite Taverne  
9.2
Huez
dropoff window La Petite Taverne is pleased to welcome you in the exceptional setting of the Alpe d'Huez ! Discover a typical and warm inside : dominant woody, convivial tables and...
Located 7.6 km from Mont-de-Lans26 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantSignal 2108   SPECIAL OFFER
Huez
Premier restaurant d'altitude contemporain à l'Alpe d'Huez. Une vue à couper le souffle ! 2 offres de restauration : - un comptoir type self où vous choisirez des produits frais et...
Located 7.9 km from Mont-de-Lans37 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
Chalet with 5 bedroomsChalet Solneige    
9.3
Vaujany
Situated just outside of Vaujany in the heart of the French Alps, you will find the beautiful, restored chalet Solneige. A combination of comfortable and attractive rooms and apartments,...
Located 13.8 km from Mont-de-Lans85 € the double room 
House with 3 bedroomsLes prés en Belledonne  
Revel
Mathilde welcomes you in its guest house in Revel Belledone peaceful hamlet 20 minutes from Grenoble. Panoramic view of the surrounding mountains, pool, garden, enclosed space for bicycles...
Located 25 km from Mont-de-LansFrom 68 € to 82 € the double room 
House with 2 bedroomsLe Sauzet     NEW
Revel
At the heart of Belledone Spend time in a warm contemporary designer at Mountain atmosphere.
Located 27 km from Mont-de-Lans70 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
House for 10 personsMaison marechal  
9.6
Les Deux Alpes
Barn authenticity with comfort, quiet space and all the advantages for sportsmen and lovers of the mountain near the most beautiful mountains of the Oisans Meije is the most beautiful...
Located 1.4 km from Mont-de-LansFrom 900 € to 1000 € per week 
Apartment for 5 personsStudio meublé 4/5 pers Auris en Oisans   NEW
Auris
Rent, Studio 23 sqm brand and decorated summer 2014 Capacity 4.5 persons, consisting of a double bunk bed over, Trundle in a separate bedroom, and a sofa bed for two people in the living...
Located 4.6 km from Mont-de-LansFrom 190 € to 500 € per week 
Chalet for 24 personsChalet les Alpes  
9.3
Vénosc
Situation. The Alpine Chalet is situated in the charming village of Venosc just 8 minutes from the large resort of Les 2 Alpes. The cottage consists in two apartments, brand new, and...
Located 5.3 km from Mont-de-LansFrom 600 € to 2600 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
83 places over 1,5 haChamp du moulin    
9
Vénosc
A family run campsite in the Alps, mountains of the Oisan'S. You can walk from the campsite in the national ecrin's park. In winter, winter caravanning. There is a cable car to go skiing...
Located 5.7 km from Mont-de-LansFrom 17 € to 22.40 € per day 
50 places over 2 haCamping de la meije    
9.6
La Grave
Near the village of La Grave, at the foot of a magnificent glacier, the 'Camping de la Meije' welcomes you for an active or easy stay. The spectacular view, the calmness, the trees...
Located 11.5 km from Mont-de-Lans16 € per day 
143 places over 3 haCamping le chateau de rochetaillée    
8.9
Le Bourg-d'Oisans
Oisans works lasting magic on all those who once sample its tender delights. Discover the wild nature reserve in the heart of the Ecrins National Park. Explore a land of contrast and...
Located 13.2 km from Mont-de-LansFrom 21.50 € to 38 € per day 

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HOTELS

Hotel Turan - Hotel in Mont-de-LansHotel Turan    
7.3
Mont-de-Lans
Hotel Turan is located in Les Deux Alpes 1800, right next to the chair lift which leads to Les Deux Alpes 3600 ski resort. It offers ski-to-door accommodation, ski storage and ski-boot-drying...
Located in Mont-de-LansRoom from 45 €
Adret - Hotel in Mont-de-LansAdret     
8.6
Mont-de-Lans
Hotel Adret offers traditional mountain chalet-style accommodation in the town of Les Deux Alpes. It has a terrace with views of the Ecrins Massif, a heated outdoor pool and sauna....
Located in Mont-de-LansRoom from 232 €
Hôtel de la Valentin - Hotel in Mont-de-LansHôtel de la Valentin     
8.3
Mont-de-Lans
Located in the centre of Les Deux Alpes ski resort, this hotel offers direct access to the ski slopes, ski lifts and the children's ski school. It also features a sauna, hot tub and...
Located in Mont-de-LansRoom from 50 €

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Mercure Les Deux-Alpes 1800
Mercure Les Deux-Alpes 1800 is set at the top of the Deux Alpes resort and offers views over the Vénosc valley, near the commercial area with bars, restaurants...
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