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Cultural heritage

From the smallest oratory alongside a hiking path to the largest European hydroelectric project, Oisans is filled with curiosities of all sizes to be explored during your visit.
The history of panoramic roads, the remains of the Roman road, dams, sundials, chapels, along with traditional villages and even lost villages, together make up a web of clues that will help you understand what makes this part of the Alps so special.

Bon Repos Chapel

Bon Repos Chapel

La Grave
The Chapel Notre Dame de Bon Repos stands on a promontory along the path connecting the Chazelet village to Les Fréaux. Its date of construction...
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Parish Church of St Martin de Villar d'Arène

Parish Church of St Martin de Villar...

Villar d'Arène
In the center of the village of Villar-d'Arêne stands the Saint Martin of Tours Church, built in 1860 and made of tuff stone
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Les 3 villages engloutis

Les 3 villages engloutis

Mont-de-Lans
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Over the fountains

Over the fountains

Villar d'Arène
"The municipality of Villar d'Arène is built on a land crossed by several streams. The first inhabitants were created catchments and...
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La voie de Rochetaillée

La voie de Rochetaillée

Le Bourg-d'Oisans
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La Maison Romanche Energies

La Maison Romanche Energies

Livet-et-Gavet
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Chapel of the White Penitents

Chapel of the White Penitents

La Grave
Visits of the Chapel of the White Penitents are performed on demand at the vicarage from La Grave village during the " Wednesdays of Heritage" on...
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Sundials of Venosc

Sundials of Venosc

Venosc
One of the oldest painted sundials of Alpine "Dauphinoises"
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Chantier Romanche Gavet

Chantier Romanche Gavet

Livet-et-Gavet
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Eglise Sainte Anne

Eglise Sainte Anne

Huez
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Church of  Venosc

Church of Venosc

Venosc
The Church of Venosc blend several styles. Dating from the 9th century, the church has undergone over the years many architectural works
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Centrale des Vernes

Centrale des Vernes

Livet-et-Gavet
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Barrage de Grand'Maison

Barrage de Grand'Maison

Vaujany
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Village de Villard-Notre-Dame

Village de Villard-Notre-Dame

Villard-Notre-Dame
Villard-Notre-Dame has kept its old charm of authentic mountain village with its stone houses lime plaster with south facing balconies opening on...
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Route panoramique : Route de la Confession

Route panoramique : Route de la...

Villard-Reculas
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La Basse vallée de la Romanche

La Basse vallée de la Romanche

Livet-et-Gavet
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Eglise de Villard-Notre-Dame

Eglise de Villard-Notre-Dame

Villard-Notre-Dame
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The Church of Notre-Dame des Neiges

The Church of Notre-Dame des Neiges

Alpe d'Huez
The church of Notre-Dame des Neiges is famous for its architecture, its organ in the shape of an outstretched hand and its 13 stained-glass windows...
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Mizoën

Mizoën

Mizoën
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Exhibition

Exhibition "Gens de Venosc"

Venosc
Discover the Venosc's history
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Clavans en Haut Oisans

Clavans en Haut Oisans

Clavans-en-Haut-Oisans
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Eglise de Vauany

Eglise de Vauany

Vaujany
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Chapel of Danchere

Chapel of Danchere

Venosc
Located in Danchere
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Vierge du Collet

Vierge du Collet

Saint-Christophe-en-Oisans - La Bérarde
The religious missions initiated by the Church were particularly common in the nineteenth century. These events, which included ceremonies and...
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Cadran solaire sur l'église de La Garde

Cadran solaire sur l'église de La Garde

La Garde-en-Oisans
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Four à pain de Champhorent

Four à pain de Champhorent

Saint-Christophe-en-Oisans - La Bérarde
A traditional bread oven. A chamber enclosed by a refractory material such as stone, brick, adobe, or refractory concrete. These ovens were...
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Eglise Saint-Ferrèol d'Huez

Eglise Saint-Ferrèol d'Huez

Huez
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Moulin du Diable

Moulin du Diable

Saint-Christophe-en-Oisans - La Bérarde
Stone mill house built in 1827, situated in an exceptional setting close to the footbridge over the river and the path leading to Pui. It was the...
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Village d'Oulles

Village d'Oulles

Oulles
From this small village you will discover a wonderful view on the peaks of the Oisans. Climb a little above the village to admire the summits of...
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Village de Mont-de-Lans et ses hameaux

Village de Mont-de-Lans et ses hameaux

Mont-de-Lans
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Plateau d'Emparis - La Meije

Plateau d'Emparis - La Meije

Lac Fourchu

Lac Fourchu

Bouquetin

Bouquetin

Lac Besson

Lac Besson

Pâturage

Pâturage

Refuge Adèle Planchard

Refuge Adèle Planchard

Refuge du Carrelet

Refuge du Carrelet

Lac du Pavé

Lac du Pavé

Via Ferrata des mines du Grand Clot

Via Ferrata des mines du Grand Clot

La Dibonna

La Dibonna