The Balconies of Dauphiné

An exceptional natural setting unless 1 hour from Lyon...

Between Lyon, Chambéry and Grenoble, all a stone's throw from the Alps and well connected, the Balcons du Dauphiné have remarkable attractions: varied outdoor activities, a rich cultural program but also emblematic sites and major routes such as the ViaRhôna which crosses our territory.

Carte de situation, Les Balcons du Dauphiné

Our top 10 places to cool off

During the long and dark days of winter, few are those who are not nostalgic for the sunny days and the heat. But when summer (and its sometimes scorching temperatures) comes to the fore, things get tougher! On the one hand, there is the "mum, it's too hot to go out" team and...

By electric bike on the 18km Greenway

It was on a sunny and warm Sunday that we felt like riding the electric bikes to discover this famous "Green Way" which we hear a lot about at the Balcons du Dauphiné... Neither one nor two, cap on the head, sunglasses on the nose, sunscreen widely spread on the skin and sneakers with…

The emblematic species of the Balcons du Dauphiné

Hortense Giraud is a photojournalist. Passionate about nature, she shared the daily life of the Espace Naturel Sensible de la Save for an entire year, during her artist residency. She recounts her encounters, her exchanges and notably presents the emblematic species of our territory in a book entitled "Au fil de la Save". Extract... The European pond turtle...

We tested… the Saint-Chef orienteering course

You don't need to be a compass ace to practice orienteering! Young and old can learn about this leisure activity provided they are well-shod and provide a water bottle and sun protection when the weather is fine. What is orienteering? Orienteering is an activity that…

We tested… the storytelling walk in Brangues

Storytelling walks were THE novelty of the 2021 summer program at Les Balcons du Dauphiné. Walk in two voices led by Laurence Pinzetta, guide-lecturer, and Sandrine Stablo, storyteller, the storytelling walk is a subtle blend of history and storytelling, for everyone (from 8 years old). A fun and immersive way to discover…

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Our top 10 places to cool off

During the long and dark days of winter, few are those who are not nostalgic for the sunny days and the heat. But when summer (and its sometimes scorching temperatures) comes to the fore, things get tougher! On the one hand, there is the "mum, it's too hot to go out" team and...

By electric bike on the 18km Greenway

It was on a sunny and warm Sunday that we felt like riding the electric bikes to discover this famous "Green Way" which we hear a lot about at the Balcons du Dauphiné... Neither one nor two, cap on the head, sunglasses on the nose, sunscreen widely spread on the skin and sneakers with…

The emblematic species of the Balcons du Dauphiné

Hortense Giraud is a photojournalist. Passionate about nature, she shared the daily life of the Espace Naturel Sensible de la Save for an entire year, during her artist residency. She recounts her encounters, her exchanges and notably presents the emblematic species of our territory in a book entitled "Au fil de la Save". Extract... The European pond turtle...

We tested… the Saint-Chef orienteering course

You don't need to be a compass ace to practice orienteering! Young and old can learn about this leisure activity provided they are well-shod and provide a water bottle and sun protection when the weather is fine. What is orienteering? Orienteering is an activity that…

We tested… the storytelling walk in Brangues

Storytelling walks were THE novelty of the 2021 summer program at Les Balcons du Dauphiné. Walk in two voices led by Laurence Pinzetta, guide-lecturer, and Sandrine Stablo, storyteller, the storytelling walk is a subtle blend of history and storytelling, for everyone (from 8 years old). A fun and immersive way to discover…

Our top 10 places to cool off

During the long and dark days of winter, few are those who are not nostalgic for the sunny days and the heat. But when summer (and its sometimes scorching temperatures) comes to the fore, things get tougher! On the one hand, there is the "mum, it's too hot to go out" team and...

By electric bike on the 18km Greenway

It was on a sunny and warm Sunday that we felt like riding the electric bikes to discover this famous "Green Way" which we hear a lot about at the Balcons du Dauphiné... Neither one nor two, cap on the head, sunglasses on the nose, sunscreen widely spread on the skin and sneakers with…

The emblematic species of the Balcons du Dauphiné

Hortense Giraud is a photojournalist. Passionate about nature, she shared the daily life of the Espace Naturel Sensible de la Save for an entire year, during her artist residency. She recounts her encounters, her exchanges and notably presents the emblematic species of our territory in a book entitled "Au fil de la Save". Extract... The European pond turtle...

We tested… the Saint-Chef orienteering course

You don't need to be a compass ace to practice orienteering! Young and old can learn about this leisure activity provided they are well-shod and provide a water bottle and sun protection when the weather is fine. What is orienteering? Orienteering is an activity that…

We tested… the storytelling walk in Brangues

Storytelling walks were THE novelty of the 2021 summer program at Les Balcons du Dauphiné. Walk in two voices led by Laurence Pinzetta, guide-lecturer, and Sandrine Stablo, storyteller, the storytelling walk is a subtle blend of history and storytelling, for everyone (from 8 years old). A fun and immersive way to discover…

By electric bike on the 18km Greenway

It was on a sunny and warm Sunday that we felt like riding the electric bikes to discover this famous "Green Way" which we hear a lot about at the Balcons du Dauphiné... Neither one nor two, cap on the head, sunglasses on the nose, sunscreen widely spread on the skin and sneakers with…

The emblematic species of the Balcons du Dauphiné

Hortense Giraud is a photojournalist. Passionate about nature, she shared the daily life of the Espace Naturel Sensible de la Save for an entire year, during her artist residency. She recounts her encounters, her exchanges and notably presents the emblematic species of our territory in a book entitled "Au fil de la Save". Extract... The European pond turtle...

We tested… the Saint-Chef orienteering course

You don't need to be a compass ace to practice orienteering! Young and old can learn about this leisure activity provided they are well-shod and provide a water bottle and sun protection when the weather is fine. What is orienteering? Orienteering is an activity that…

We tested… the storytelling walk in Brangues

Storytelling walks were THE novelty of the 2021 summer program at Les Balcons du Dauphiné. Walk in two voices led by Laurence Pinzetta, guide-lecturer, and Sandrine Stablo, storyteller, the storytelling walk is a subtle blend of history and storytelling, for everyone (from 8 years old). A fun and immersive way to discover…

Our top 10 places to cool off

During the long and dark days of winter, few are those who are not nostalgic for the sunny days and the heat. But when summer (and its sometimes scorching temperatures) comes to the fore, things get tougher! On the one hand, there is the "mum, it's too hot to go out" team and...

Highlights
27 . 08

Camargue Fair of Vertrieu

03 . 09

Grand International Festival of Military and Civilian Music

24 . 09

ViaRhôna experiences

27 . 08

Camargue Fair of Vertrieu

03 . 09

Grand International Festival of Military and Civilian Music

24 . 09

ViaRhôna experiences

In this moment

17 . 08

Conference: Zero waste!

19 . 08

The night of the stars

19 . 08

Conference: Recycled fabrics!

19 . 08

summer vogue

17 . 08

Conference: Zero waste!

19 . 08

The night of the stars

19 . 08

Conference: Recycled fabrics!

19 . 08

summer vogue

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