A weekend at Lake Paladru to test two trail courses, discover rowing and visit the MALP (Archaeological Museum of Lake Paladru)

Getaway 2 days/1 night

From 100 € / person (based on 2 adults)

DAY 1 Long live sport: discovery of rowing and trail course

From 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., discover and practice rowing during a supervised session on the calm blue waters of Lake Paladru at Lac Bleu Rowing Club. Then free lunch break; restaurant by the lake, or bakery in Paladru or meal in your eco-chalet at Relaxation and Lapping Camping.

The afternoon : Grand Trail of Lake Paladru (departure from the Paladru Beach car park). 24,7km/Elevation: 660D+, difficult level. Possibility of joining the route by running from the campsite at the entrance to Chemin des Marais on the Véronnière side (+2km round trip)

Return to Détente et Clapotis to enjoy the wellness area with sauna and jacuzzi and recover from your efforts. In the evening, we recommend a dinner at the Hôtel des Bains in Charavines; its Gault et Millau wine list which accompany the tasty and local dishes is worth the detour! If you prefer to stay quiet, your eco-chalet is fully equipped for cooking.

Your accommodation:

Camping Détente et Clapotis 4 stars, eco-label and Quality Camping located in the town of Montferrat on the shores of Lake Paladru.

Eco-chalets are accommodations that combine comfort and authenticity with ecological materials (wood, canvas) and mounted on stilts for an atypical look. They have a private covered terrace, a dining room with equipped kitchen area, a lounge area with coffee table, armchairs and TV, a bedroom with double bed and a bedroom with 2 single beds and a bathroom with shower, sink and separate WC. A 3-seater sauna and a 5-seater jacuzzi will allow you to enjoy a well-being break during your stay and you will also have access to an indoor heated swimming pool.

The little extras:

  • Arrive 30 minutes before the rowing session
  • Possibility of taking the keys to the chalet whenever desired. Free access to the relaxation area.
  • Optional sheet and towel pack: €19/bed
  • Note that the Paladru Lake Trail takes place every year on the 3rd weekend of April; it allows you to participate in Challenge Pays Voironnais Trail Series.

DAY 2 Cocktail Trail and culture!

In the morning, after your breakfast brought by you or the delivery of pastries directly to your chalet, set off to discover another trail route. Trail Côte Simandre : 14,2km/Elevation: 430D+/moderate level (departure from Paladru beach). Possibility of joining the route by running from the campsite, at the exit of Chemin des Marais, on the Paladru side (+4km round trip).

Return to the campsite to shower.

You can then go for a stroll at Charavines market and buy local products for your lunchtime picnic. You can also enjoy the campsite's indoor heated swimming pool.

Then we suggest you visit the MALP (Archaeological Museum of Lake Paladru) . A new setting for the exceptional remains discovered under the waters of the lake, set off on a captivating journey to the Neolithic and the year 1000. Free tour or guided tour, depending on your wishes.

The little extras:

  • Coffee pods available. Leave the chalet before leaving for the trail (before 10 a.m.). After 10 a.m., shower accessible in the changing rooms of the swimming pool area.
  • Swimming pool with free access until 18 p.m.
  • Museum open from 14 a.m. to 18 p.m.
  • Do not hesitate to consult the On Piste app for other trail ideas

The rates

They are given for information only and contain:

  • Rowing discovery session
  • Night in an eco-chalet at the Détente et Clapotis campsite
  • Access to the Détente et Clapotis wellness area
  • Entrance to MALP

Price does not include meals and drinks

2 days / 1 nightIndicative prices for 2 people
Rowing session50€
Night in an eco-chalet at Camping Détente et Clapotis124€
Wellness15€ for 45 minutes
MALP Entries10€
TOTAL199€ or 99.50€/person

Sites and activities in detail:

Until 31Oct2024
Séance découverte de l’aviron
Sports activity

Rowing discovery session

Camping Détente et Clapotis

Relaxation and Lapping Camping

N°65 : Le grand trail du lac de Paladru

No. 65: The great trail of Lake Paladru

24.7 km Difficult 660 D +
Hôtel des Bains

Hotel des Bains

N°66 : Côte Simandre

No. 66: Simandre Coast

14.2 km Moderate 430 D +
Every Sunday
Marché de Charavines
Every Sunday

Charavines market

Musée archéologique du lac de Paladru – MALP
Cultural heritage

Archaeological Museum of Lake Paladru – MALP