Already September... the resumption, the start of the school year and the return to the routine... And if you treat yourself to a little getaway? There is still time to enjoy the beautiful days! We suggest you come and take some fresh air and enjoy Lake Paladru and its green setting, without the crowds and its inconveniences.

Nicknamed "the blue lake" by its residents because of the color of its waters with shades of the tropics, from emerald to turquoise, it is ideal for swimming and many activities. A whole program to discover all the secrets of Paladru Lake!

Getaway 2 days / 1 night

From €93,5 per person (based on 4 adults)

1st Day – Archaeology and hiking

Upon your arrival, go to the Paladru Lake Archaeological Museum to immerse yourself in the history of the first inhabitants of the shores of the lake. A new setting for exceptional archaeological remains that offer you a captivating journey to the Neolithic era and the year one thousand.

At noon, you are free to choose between a picnic taken from your bag or a gourmet break on the terrace of “Paladru plage” (just next to the museum and the start of the hike).

In the afternoon, put on your sneakers, gain height on theroute of the “Hike of the 3 crosses” to admire the panorama of the lake and the more distant massifs to the east! If the sky is clear, look east to see Mont-Blanc, if it's him 🙂

Your accommodation

For your night at the ' The Fountain of the Perals“, Claire and Gilles offer you a large family dormitory room “Les Poulettes” for a family or a group, a few minutes walk from the beach. The place is calm and rural, on the edge of a large meadow and a wooded area.

La Fontaine des Péraux
Bed & Breakfasts

The Fountain of the Perals

2nd day – Pleasures of sliding and a tour on bike… but an electrical one, of course <img draggable="false" role="img" class="emoji" alt="" src="">

Head to the Yacht Club Grenoble Charavinesto discover the pleasures of sliding! Set off for 2 hours on one of the nautical kayak trails. Navigate to the remarkable sites located on your map and discover a historical anecdote...

At noon, treat yourself to a gourmet break in one of the best restaurants in the area: l'Hotel des Bains. Don't forget to book, it's a very popular table!

Before hitting the road again, rent your electric bikes at Natura Vélo and set off on the greenway for an easy walk that still has some great surprises in store for you. Just after the start, join the Bois d'Amour, a unique path by the lake, under the trees, offering you an ideal setting for contemplation. Continue and go to the other end of the lake, to the marsh path, which borders the Sensitive Natural Area of ​​the Véronnière marshes. Return to Charavines by the same route at your own pace.

The sites and activities in detail

Musée archéologique du lac de Paladru
Cultural heritage

Paladru Lake Archaeological Museum

Les Trois Croix

The Three Crosses

8 km 2 p.m. Moderate 226 D +
Yacht club Grenoble Charavines : Location stand-up paddles, kayak, voile et cours particuliers

Yacht club Grenoble Charavines: Rental of stand-up paddles, kayaks, sailing and private lessons

Location de vélos et VTT Natura Vélo

Bike and mountain bike rental Natura Vélo

Voie verte du lac de Paladru

Greenway of Lake Paladru

14 km

The rates

They are given for information only and include:

  • the visit of the MALP
  • the hiking rundown to download online
  • 1 night in guest rooms for 4 people, breakfast included
  • kayak rental for 2 hours
  • the rental of 4 e-bikes
2 days / 1 nightIndicative prices for 4 adults
Visit of the Archaeological Museum of Lake Paladru20 €
Hike “The 3 crosses”Free sketch
Overnight at La Fontaine des Péraux160 €
Rental of 2 two-seater kayaks74 €
Electric bicycle rental120 €
TOTAL374 €
Or €93,5 per person