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Experience Les Milles et Une Yourtes at Biol, Isère

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Located in the charming village of Biol in the Isère region of Rhône-Alpes, Les Milles et Une Yourtes offers a delightful setting for an unforgettable holiday. Discover a variety of activities: hike through scenic nature trails, delve into local history by visiting nearby castles and museums, or savor fresh farm products at the quaint local markets. Biol is also a perfect starting point for cyclin...See more

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Combe Lambert and the ridge path
4 km

Combe Lambert and the ridge path

A walk through Montrevel's woods which will make you discover a part of our dauhpinoise history. Then the landscape will open on one of the most beautiful views of the Vals du Dauphiné. Starting point at Montrevel's town. Parking in front of Montrevel’s church. The circuit goes up on the path along the church. Montrevel’s woods are full of history. The village, which dominates the valley of the Hien, has a castle called « Château désert (Empty Castle) ». The site of the chapel of Notre-Dame d’Artézieux, where stories and legends mix together, are worth stopping for (Information signs). In Montrevel, you will find several beautiful ancient houses with remarkable architecture. Once out of the wood, the path on the heights between "Bois du Seigneur" and "Radio-Balise" certainly offers you one of the most beautiful views of the Vals du Dauphiné with the castle of Virieu and the Chartreuse massif in the background. Finally, the trail follows, between Doissin and Notre-Dame d’Artézieux, the old path linking the two towns, and from where one can admire, in the direction of the marshes, the buildings of an old tile factory. Follow the yellow marked path and the crossroads: -Montrevel -La Touqueta -Bois vert -Taillis -Bois du seigneur -Radio-balise -Chardenouse -Doissin -N-D d'Artézieux -Montrevel A variant is possible, from « Bois vert », the way back can be done directly on « Notre-Dame d’Artézieux » (small loop).

4 h
14 km
Parking de l'église 38690 Montrevel
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Combe Lambert
4 km

Combe Lambert

Explore the many hamlets that line Combe Lambert, winding your way through forests and meadows. From Montrevel, walk up alongside the church and onto the gravel path. Go past the farm buildings and turn right after the meadows onto the path. It joins a track that you need to take uphill. Just before the forest, turn right onto the track leading to "La Touqueta". Continue straight ahead until you reach the hamlet. Cross the hamlet to the left and join the Chemin de Combe Lambert. Continue uphill as far as "Vaux". Take the steep section of road on the left, which soon gives way to an undulating track. Cross between the houses to reach "Les Serves", then continue straight ahead on the track. At the crossroads on the way down, turn right on a rising level. The path leaves the meadows and continues through the forest to reach "Bois du Seigneur". Turn left, following the path downhill to "Les Taillis". Continue right along the track past a pond to the Bois Vert. From here, turn left and stay on the road at the next crossroads. Come to a right-angle bend where there is an old tree and continue straight ahead on the track. This joins "La Touqueta" further on. The return journey takes the same route. Throughout the route, follow the yellow markings and the following junctions: MONTREVEL > La Touqueta > Chemin de combe Lambert > Vaux > Bois du Seigneur > Taillis > Bois vert > La Touqueta > MONTREVEL Translated with DeepL.com (free version)

4 h
12 km
Easy
Parking de l'église 38690 Montrevel
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Virieu Castle
9.7 km

Virieu Castle

Built in 1010. Military heritage and french gardens characterize the monument. You would particularly enjoy Louis XIII's room, the medieval kitchen, the XVIIe chapel and the peculiar donjon. Come and discover the Virieu's castle during a one hour visit with our team of tour guide. You will start your visit in front of an impressive entrace door with 2115 original nails, topped by its pediment, bearing the Virieu coat of arms. Then, you will be in the castle's court of honor, just in front of its dungeon. You can see at your right the cannons offered by Louis XIII in 1622, placed under the arcade gallery in brick of Italian style. a few steps and you will be in the peaceful atmosphere of Virieu's chapel. Inside of it, one can admire a beautiful cross path. With a few steps under the gallery, you can access to the ancient kitchen, which now used as a dining room. You will discover the monumental fireplace with its low arch and its XIIIth century fireback, a souvenir of the ancient Chartreuse de la Sylve Bénite. You will also be able to appreciate its furniture before entering the Great Hall full of history. The King's bedroom, impressive and majestic room, called like that because the King Louis XIII slept there in 1622, has kept its original aspect and part of its furniture. You will then reach the White Room, which should have been a chapel The visit touch to its end near the dungeon, which is now a memorial dedicated to the Resistance during German's occupation from 1940 to 1944.

1245, Rue du Château Virieu 38730 Val-de-Virieu
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Vallin Castle
5 km

Vallin Castle

Built in the 14th century the castle was restored on the 17th and 18th century. The castle is composed with a main building, with "dauphinois" rooftops, a round tower, a chapel stuck to a medieval tower, and a courtyard. Overlooking the valley of La Tour-du-Pin, nestled in the heart of more than 200 hectares of forests, meadows and ponds, the Vallin Castle, a haven of peace and greenery, offers a preserved natural setting. Built in the 14th century, by the Vallin family who owned it directly for five centuries, it is a private historic residence, was partly redesigned and embellished in the 18th century. The murals in the neo-Gothic lounge and romantic dining room are unique in the area, as is the fountain and the tuff cave fireplace. In the park, the linden alley, with its 300 meters of length, its 70 magnificent trees and its 2 alleys of charmiles and romantic holly, the majestic cedars of Lebanon, offer a preserved natural setting. Located on the edge of the Vallin forest, the property can be the starting point of various family hikes. For twenty years, the Vallin Castle has been the subject of a major restoration campaign that has earned it the labels "Patrimoine Historique" and "Patrimoine en Isère" as well as national awards "VMF-Jeunes" in 2000 and "VMF-Barclays Bank" in 2011. The building has obtained the label "Heritage in Isère", rewarding the heritage quality of a building of departmental interest.

923 chemin de Vallin 38110 Saint-Victor-de-Cessieu
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Caution!
We have no information on the difficulty of this circuit. You may encounter some surprises along the way. Before you go, please feel free to inquire more and take all necessary precautions. Have a good trip! 🌳🥾