Choranche is located approximately 300 miles (483 kilometers) from Paris, the national capital, and about 55 miles (89 kilometers) from Lyon.
Make sure you see the the Grottes de Chorance when you are in Choranche.
To see why so many holiday-makers opt for Rhone-Alpes as a vacation spot, ensure you and your family spend a while longer in the area. Pay a visit to the Glovettes Ski Lift and Pre des Preys Ski Lift in and around Villard-de-Lans, roughly 8 miles (13 kilometers) to the west of Choranche.
When it's time to explore beyond Choranche, check out the nearest regional center. Autrans lays 11 miles (18 kilometers) away and is home to attractions including La Breche Ski Lift, La Breche II Ski Lift and Quoi Ski Lift. Autrans has plenty to offer travelers willing to stay for a day or two. Sure Ski Lift and Cretes Ski Lift are a couple of other attractions sure to delight.
If you ask residents their sightseeing recommendations, more often than not they'll point to Rhone-Alpes' ever-popular open-air markets and farms. This area is renowned for its old towns; these are fascinating windows into the area's colorful history.
Get outside and get amongst the adventures in the Choranche area. Try ice skating or give hiking a go. Availing yourself of local expertise is a great way for travelers to familiarise themselves a new place and its people. Join up to one of the informative culinary tours and city walking tours.
When it's time to leave this special part of the world, bid a fond Au revoir / À bientôt (farewell) to the interesting people you've met and the spots you've been.