Small town of Vercors, Saint-Nizier-du-Moucherotte takes place in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, in the department of Isère. Located on average mountain, it is part of the Regional Natural Park of Vercors, in the French Pre-Alps, less than ten kilometers from Grenoble.
Occupied in Prehistory, the territory of Saint-Nizier-du-Moucherotte was mainly developed in the eleventh century with the creation of a modest parish. Originally divided into three distinct parts, the commune was amputated, at the beginning of the XXth century of a territory then became Seyssinet-Parizet. The city was once the center of the Grenoble jet-set between the 1950s and 1970s, due to its very modern facilities. At that time, the city was an important ski resort, hosting part of the infrastructure of the Grenoble Olympic Games in 1968.
Today still very touristy, Saint-Nizier-du-Moucherotte reveals to its visitors of passage exceptional landscapes, as well as some cultural sites to discover the time of a walk in the surroundings.