Welcome cyclist !

A word from Florence :

"I am happy to inform you that I now have the accreditation for the quality mark "Accueil Vélo".

So you will find here all the information you need on this activity and details of available services to pamper your bike: 300km of marked paths (all levels) await you!

on the spot

Your cycle will be safe and you can maintain it on site: 

  • secured bicycle shelter
  • garden hose
  • repair kit including puncture material 
  • rental and repair at
  • Natura Velo, 3km from the cottage


bicycle access

reach the gite from the main roads

The cottage is located: 260 Montée de la Madone, 38730 LE Pin, Les villages du lac de Paladru.


From Grenoble or from Lyon

At Exit 9 on the motorway A43,  follow the direction Paladru by D501.

Pass the shopping area, continue direction Paladru, straight on at the roundabout, then right at the next cross roads. Drive 6km.

At the roundabout take straight road direction Paladru, then at 500m, turn left Montée de la Madone. Drive over 260m then take the first dirt road on the right.


From Chambéry

Exit Les Abrets.

In the Center of Les Abrets, direction Grenoble, lac de Paladru.

After several miles, drive through La Bâtie Divisin , 500m after the end of the village, chose the first road on your right, direction lac de Paladru.

Drive through Paladru,  the lake is on your left. Drive past the beach LE PIN and the Restaurant l’Envol au Vent and after 300m, turn on the first road on your right Montée de la Madone.

Drive over 260m then take the first dirt road on the right.


from the lodging to the near by tours

The cottage Les 3 paradis is near the tours for mountain bikes(VTT) and electric bikes (VAE).

- 500m from the tours 2 & 6 for mountain bikes (difficulty level red)

- 800m from the tour 1 for electric bikes 

- 1,5km from the tours 2 & 4 as well as the "Tour du lac de Paladru" circuit.


You can check the circuit's detail (difficulty, distance, description...) as well as the bike rental shops on the site internet de l'Office de Tourisme.


Please note: other available tour departures in the neighbouring villages of Charavines (3km) and Paladru (4km)

further more

You can find biking circuits and tracks on the dedicated Isère department's website


You will find some remarquable tours, the electric charging stations, etc...


To find more about biking tours in France, the  France Vélo Tourisme website présents you with stays,  destinations, advice and feedback.