Fort de la Bastille

Cultural heritage : Historic site and monument 9.5/10 Excellent
Historic patrimony, Military Patrimony, Fort

The Bastille fort, accessible by the famous "bubbles", is "THE" tourist site of Isère not to be missed: fortified areas, Mountain Troops museum, Contemporary Art Center, Acrobastille, Restaurants, breathtaking panoramas.

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A major tourist attraction in the region, this 19th century military fort welcomes more than 600,000 visitors each year from all over the world.
Accessible by cable car, vehicle, on foot or via ferrata, this fortified complex was built to defend Grenoble from a potential enemy who would have come from the Chartreuse.
From the summit, discover a breathtaking panorama, day and night.


Free access.

Opening periods

All year round, daily.

Equipments and characteristics

  • Pets allowed
  • Wi-fi
  • Accessible for self-propelled wheelchairs
  • Meeting rooms quantity: 2


  • Town location
  • Mountain location

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