From Grenoble to Saint-Martin-d'Hères, this gradient-free route is 98% dedicated to soft modes of transport. It will delight Métrovélo users and budding cyclists keen to explore the city in complete safety.
From the edge of Parc Georges Pompidou, head south on the
the Chronovélo. Over a distance of 4 km, it takes you up rue Léo Lagrange,
Parc Flaubert, Rue Paul Claudel, Avenue des Jeux Olympiques, Avenue du
du Serment de Buchenwald and Bataillon Carmagnole Liberté.
Carefully cross Avenue Ambroise Croizat and continue straight ahead
on the cycle lane bordering avenue de la Commune de Paris.
Carefully cross avenue Gabriel Péri and continue straight ahead
along rue Georges Sadoul, then continue along
rue des Universités.
At the traffic circle, take the first exit on the right, rue des Résidences.
At the traffic circle, take the first exit on the right, avenue de Vignate.
200 m further on, as you come out of the curve, take care to cross the roadway
to join the cycle path that runs alongside the university tennis club.
Turn right onto the greenway along the banks of the Isère River, and take it easy for the next
At the end of the cycle lane, don't continue on the sidewalk, but carefully
then turn right onto the Île Verte bridge.
At the end of the bridge, turn left and follow the Isère up to the top of the quays.
of the quays.
Cross the Porte de France bridge, using the two-way cycle lane
between the sidewalk and the tramway tracks, then turn right and head up Rue Casimir Brenier.
rue Casimir Brenier.
Turn left into Place de la Gare, then left again,
Turn right on rue Colonel Denfert Rochereau, then left on rue Raymond Bank.
Bank, right on rue Gabriel Péri and left again on rue Beaublache
and take the Cours Jean Jaurès cycle lane on your right.
Cross the tramway tracks and pass under the railroad to join the Chronovélo.
the Chronovélo back to your starting point.
All year round.
Subject to favorable weather.