Saint-Christophe-en-Oisans

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

 Tourism, holiday & travel in Saint-Christophe-en-Oisans
TownSaint-Christophe-en-Oisans
Insee code38375
Postcode38520
Latitude44.9577778
Longitude6.1777778
AltitudeFrom 1168 to 4008 meters
Surface123.47 km²
Population107 inhabitants
National label

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

Chief townGrenoble (at 72 km, 76 min)Vénosc at 10.3 km (17 min)
DepartmentIsèreLe Bourg-d'Oisans at 23 km (33 min)
RegionRhône-AlpesSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Saint-Christophe-en-Oisans is also Vénéon Valley is the center of the Massif des Ecrins. The Ecrins National Park covers a large area of ​​the municipality. The summits are the most prestigious there. Chamois, marmots and eagles have a great playground, on the flora is majestic and endless. This corner of Mountain blends wood, alpine meadows, glaciers and sharp rocks and offers an extensive network of marked trails (over 200 km). After the climbers, hikers, nature lovers, the tumultuous torrent Vénéon turquoise invitation to water sports alive.


SIGHTSEEING

The museum "Memoirs of Mountaineering"

A Saint-Christophe-en-Oisans, there is a mountain guide from father to son, as in where Pierre Gaspard, the father, was the first to cross the Meije in 1887. Here, the memories of both are roped in the family patrimony and local levels. The job has he changed? So it's no coincidence that the museum Memoirs of Mountaineering planted his standard in the small hilltop village of Valley Vénéon.

The museum is open from June to September from 10am to 12pm and from 14:30 to 18. Other areas of school holidays 14h to 17h.

Detailed information
Information pointsTourist Office of Saint-Christophe-en-Oisans
Natural sitesAiguille Peak of the Arias,   Aiguille Peak of the Plat

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

Gaspard'in in April: Race skiing / snowboarding in the mountains.

Floral escapades: in June, walks and explore the alpine flora.

Guides Party: 3rd Sunday of July.

Christolaise: the first Sunday in August, mountain running.


ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

Venosc village.

Ski resort of Les Deux Alpes.

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Night snowmobileSports sensations120 €Les Deux Alpes (10.4 km)
Skiing, snowboarding and telemark lessonsSports sensationsFrom 110 € to 190 €Allemond (22 km)
Learn mosaic-makingCraft20 €Livet-et-Gavet (26 km)

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PHOTOS

Landscape of the OisansLandscape of the Oisans
 
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Bec-Duck The AriasBec-Duck The Arias
Walls of yesteryearWalls of yesteryear
  

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WEATHER

Sunday 23 November
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Min. -6°C - Max. 10°C
Monday 24 November
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Min. 3°C - Max. 15°C
Tuesday 25 November
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Min. 1°C - Max. 14°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 7.1 km from Saint-Christophe-en-Oisans24 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantLa Petite Taverne  
9
Huez
La Petite Taverne is happy to welcome you in the unique setting of the Alpe d'Huez! Discover a typical and warm inside: woody dominants, GameCafé friendly and terrace with beautiful...
Located 16.8 km from Saint-Christophe-en-Oisans26 € per person 
Savoyard restaurantL'Authentique  
8.6
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Huez
Savoyard restaurant - ...
Located 17.2 km from Saint-Christophe-en-Oisans35 € 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 23 km from Saint-Christophe-en-Oisans85 € the double room 
House with 4 bedroomsLe cairn    
10
Saint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur
Discover the alps from an authentic house of champsaur bordering the park ecrins. 4 bright guest rooms with cozy duvets with good health privés. Cuisine of terroir. Salle vaulted with...
Located 28 km from Saint-Christophe-en-Oisans49 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
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 6 km from Saint-Christophe-en-OisansFrom 600 € to 2600 € per week 
Apartment for 6 personsLes chalets d'or 3cles clevacances
Les Deux Alpes
Rent apartment in chalet Residence: les chalets d'or, 4à6 people resort les deux alpes. Located on the slopes, the ground floor, he has a room overlooking a terrace and private garden...
Located 7.1 km from Saint-Christophe-en-Oisans400 € per week 
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 9.9 km from Saint-Christophe-en-OisansFrom 900 € to 1000 € 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 5.5 km from Saint-Christophe-en-OisansFrom 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 14.5 km from Saint-Christophe-en-Oisans16 € 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 22 km from Saint-Christophe-en-OisansFrom 21.50 € to 38 € per day 

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HOTELS

Chateau De La Muzelle - Hotel in Saint-Christophe-en-OisansChateau De La Muzelle     
8.2
Vénosc
Set in a large tree-lined park on the banks of the Veneon River, this 17th-century manor sits at the foot of the Muzelle Massif. It features a restaurant and mini-golf course on site....
Located 5.4 km from Saint-Christophe-en-Oisans
Chalet Mounier - Hotel in Saint-Christophe-en-OisansChalet Mounier     
8.6
Vénosc
Located on the ski resort of Les Deux Alpes, Hotel Chalet Mounier offers an on-site restaurant and spa with a heated indoor pool and outdoor seasonal pool. Two ski lifts are accessible...
Located 6.8 km from Saint-Christophe-en-Oisans
Hotel Le Pied Moutet - Hotel in Saint-Christophe-en-OisansHotel Le Pied Moutet     
7.2
Vénosc
Hotel Le Pied Moutet is set in a mountain chalet in the historical town of Les Deux Alpes. Le Diable ski lift is just 200 metres away. A free shuttle bus can take guests to other ski...
Located 6.8 km from Saint-Christophe-en-OisansRoom from 49 €

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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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