Your Holiday in France – Visit Grenoble
If you are wanting to plan your next holiday to France, and you have previously visited the cities of Lyon and Bordeaux, make sure you plan your next city holiday to Grenoble. Found in South Eastern France, this beautiful haven is at the foot of the Alps and is great for those wanting to visit a city enriched in history and culture.
Accommodation Grenoble – What to do on holiday here
One of the most popular locations with holidaymakers is the Bastille fortress, located on the Chartreuse mountain range. As it is on a hill with a height of 1,561 feet, the views of the city here are breathtaking. There are cable cars that lead up to the fortress and they are an adventure in themselves. If you are wanting somewhere to sit outside, head to the Parc Paul Mistral. With a roller skating rink inside, the beautiful gardens here are great if you want to take a picnic and sit outside. If you come in the evenings, the park is illuminated and is great for a late evening stroll during your holiday in Grenoble. For museum fans, you will be spoilt for choice in Grenoble. From the local Art Museum, containing great modern art collections from Picasso to Andy Warhol, to the Natural History Museum with its own aquarium inside.
If you are wanting to do something more adventurous whilst on holiday here, one of the advantages of staying in the Rhone Alpes region is the great skiing possibilities. For those who enjoy zooming down the pistes, make sure you book Grenoble accommodation. This city is located only 45 minutes away from the closest skiing stations and is great fun for all the family. Geneva is also a great location for those who enjoy skiing on their holidays. Hiking and cycling are also very popular with holidaymakers who visit here and you will not be disappointed with the trails available.
If you are wanting to explore more of Europe but in locations similar to the city of Grenoble, the twinned cities of Essen and Innsbruck will not disappoint as two further holiday locations. The beautiful English location of Oxford is also well worth a trip. With plenty of accommodation available in the online catalogue, book your holiday today!