Campsites near Musee de la Grande Chartreuse in St Pierre de Chartreuse

In the heart of Chartreuse natural regional park, the 1st monastery of Chartreux Order is nestled at the foot of one of the highest peak in Chartreuse Massif, the Grand Som. The Monastery is dedicated to monks and their making the famous Chartreuse liqueur, the Museum below will teach you all you need to know about this famous but mysterious Order.

Grande Chartreuse Monastery

Chartreux Order is one of the oldest cloistered orders in Christianity. the ordre was founded by Bruno in 1084. He settled his hermitage in a secluded place in the heart of Chartreuse mountain. Chartreux monks take vows of silence far from the world to dedicate their life to God. In 1737, the formula of Grande Chartreuse plant elixir which contains 130 various species is definitely set by monks. They have been producing and selling it since.

Visiting Grande Chartreuse Museum In 1957, the Museum is open in Correrie, 2 kms below the monastery. the museum counts 20 rooms, many documents, objects, carvings, information about the Order. Up-to-date scenes created with editing tools and mockups help understanding and feeling the atmosphere of this unique place.

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  • OYEU

    Plat et mi-ombragé, familial, au calme, vous nous trouverez à 3 km de la sortie d'autoroute d'Apprieu- Rives en périphérie du village d'Oyeu Accueil de pêcheurs, de VTTistes (lo... More info

  • Allemont

    Situé dans la vallée de l'Eau d'Olle au coeur de l'Oisans, le camping les Bouleaux vous propose aujourd'hui un espace naturel et préservé de 50 emplacements, bien ombragés. Un cam... More info

  • LE SAPPEY EN CHARTREUSE

    A seulement 12 kilomètres de Grenoble, lovés entre les montagnes de Chartreuse à 1000m d'altitude, venez expérimenter joie et simplicité dans notre accueillant camping municipal La... More info

  • St Pierre de Chartreuse

    Based in an ancient 'Cartusienne Farm', we invite you to take advantage of the peace and the beauty of the landscapes which surround us. In our family campsite a warm and friendly ... More info

  • ALLEVARD-LES-BAINS

    At the heart of Belledonne (Northern Alps) at 520m above sea level, 'Morning Light', 3 * campsite offers 190 pitches, landscaped, shaded and floral with 36 rental, 72 residential p... More info

  • ALLEVARD-LES-BAINS

    Located in the heart of the Pays d'Allevard, in the Belledonne, we welcome you in a family atmosphere on a flat and shaded, camping-caravaning with two toilet blocks renovated with... More info

  • ENTRE-DEUX-GUIERS

    Campsite l'arc en ciel *** is located at Entre deux Guiers in Isère (Chartreuse), near to Savoie. It's a family campsite with 60 pitches, where you can find Mobil-homes, tent pit... More info

  • LA FERRIERE D'ALLEVARD

    Belledone is situated in the Alpes. It offers a range of bungalows and a heated swimming pool so guests can enjoy their stay in the Haut Bréda valley just a stone's throw from La F... More info

  • MIRIBEL-LES-ECHELLES

    Sport,leisure and nature together with the family. Quiet, serene with some sports activities, games and music. Heated pool.

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