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Salaise-sur-Sanne - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Isère

March 14, 847, Count Otto donated to the Abbey of Condat, which later became Saint-Claude in the Jura, a vast marshy area, planted with willows and reeds, enclosing a capricious river, the Sanne . Here in the Priory of only four or five monks will develop their small monastery. The name of Salégiae Salibicus is given to this valley planted with willows, willows = Salegine in French, hence the name Salaise. With the priory to cradle the village develops gradually over the centuries, first parish dependent on the civil administration of Roussillon under the old regime, and then in 1790 created common.

Over time, different spellings are used: Salèzes, Sallaises, Sallaize, Sallèze, Salaizes, and Salaise Salaize, but it is December 13, 1920 gives a prefectural the current name in common: Salaise-sur-Sanne. Early this century, has 901 inhabitants Salaise.

Salaise-sur-Sanne, under the Land Use Plan, maintains a healthy balance of development: 1/4 in industrial and commercial area, 1/4 in residential area, 1/4 in agricultural areas and 1/4 in Green Zone.

The many opportunities available to the public in public services (children's nursery, child and youth service, library, gyms and stadiums, golf sports, but also a rich associational life) are a common Salaise where to live .

Salaise-sur-Sanne is a dynamic economic level, taking advantage of its many advantages: favorable geographical location with proximity to the N7 and the A7 where the presence of multiple signs: industrial, craft, trade and services.

Surrounding communities: The Toll-de-Roussillon, Roussillon, City-by-Anjou, Agnin, Chanas, Sablons, Saint-Pierre-de-Boeuf, Limony.

Geographical information

Latitude45.3443340 (N 45° 20’ 40”)
Longitude4.8177310 (E 4° 49’ 4”)
AltitudeFrom 137m to 234m
Surface area16.11 km²
Population4400 inhabitants
Density273 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureGrenoble (91 km, 1h26)
Insee code38468
IntercommunalityCC du Pays Roussillonnais
TerritoryAlps, Dauphiné

Nearest cities & towns

Chanas3.4 km (6 min)
Roussillon4 km (8 min)
Agnin4.3 km (6 min)
Le Péage-de-Roussillon6.3 km (9 min)
Anjou6.3 km (8 min)
Sablons6.3 km (8 min)
Serrières6.5 km (9 min)
Saint-Rambert-d'Albon6.8 km (11 min)
Ville-sous-Anjou7.6 km (10 min)
Sonnay8.6 km (13 min)
Bougé-Chambalud8.7 km (11 min)
Saint-Maurice-l'Exil8.7 km (15 min)
Assieu8.9 km (13 min)
Peyraud9.4 km (13 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest


Events and festivities

Key events throughout the year:


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Priory House
Priory House
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Priory (inside)
Priory (inside)
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Thursday 30 march
Min. 3°C - Max. 22°C
Friday 31 march
Min. 6°C - Max. 19°C
Saturday 1 april
Min. 5°C - Max. 12°C

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Hot-air balloon flight in the Ardèche
Nature and the great outdoors169 € to 210 € Annonay (15 km)
Clay modelling in the Ardèche mountains
Arts and Crafts430 € Glun (38 km)
Visit of a saffron farm in sustainable agriculture
Local flavours1 € to 6 € La Gimond (39 km)
Guided hike with donkeys
Nature and the great outdoors25 € to 45 € Flachères (42 km)
Travel in Velay Express, historic steam railway
Entertainment15 € to 18 € Raucoules (44 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
La côte de Serrières
HikeIntermediate2h50Serrières (5 km)
Randonnée Le Tour du Mont Chaud
HikeIntermediate2h35Savas (11.1 km)
La Vallée du Torrenson
HikeIntermediate1h55Thorrenc (12.8 km)
HikeIntermediate3h15Saint-Clair (13 km)
Le lac de Vert
HikeIntermediate3h10Talencieux (14.1 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals



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