Chapareillan is situated about 290 miles (467 kilometers) southeast of Paris, the national capital, and 60 miles (97 kilometers) east of Lyon.
Visiting just one town or city, regardless of its popularity, usually only offers you a glimpse into the wider rhythms and life-ways of a region. So try to allow a few days to tour Rhone-Alpes' other attractions. While you are traveling in the district, visit Allevard. It's approximately 6 miles (10 kilometers) from Chapareillan and is home to the Church of Allevard and Tour du Treuil. If you have the energy for more, go to Saint-Pierre-de-Chartreuse for the Grande Chartreuse Monastery and Charmant Som Ski Lift. Saint-Pierre-de-Chartreuse is roughly 12 miles (19 kilometers) from Chapareillan.
Chambery is 8 miles (13 kilometers) from Chapareillan. This center offers a diverse range of things to do and see, such as The Stables Congress Center, Chateau de Chambery and Parc des Loisirs de Buisson Rond. If you're still looking for things to do, be sure to visit SavoiExpo, Espace Malraux and Carre Curial before you return to Chapareillan.
Rhone-Alpes is a wonderful vacation destination for travelers with a penchant for open-air markets and farms. If the rain clouds roll in, don't panic, Rhone-Alpes features some terrific art galleries, theaters and history museums, guaranteed to keep you and your family happily occupied.
If you believe an excellent vacation is challenging your abilities in the great outdoors, then join one of the many snowmobiling or tobogganing excursions the area around Chapareillan has to offer. Why not make use of a knowledgable local guide and book a tour? City walking tours and culinary tours are popular here.
At the end of your adventure in Rhone-Alpes, you'll be sure to bid this place a fond "Au revoir / À bientôt" Rest assured, however, you'll be leaving with once-in-a-lifetime memories that you'll be able to enjoy for years to come.