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Bastille

Quai Stephane Jay, 38000 Grenoble, France (Saint-André)
04 76 44 33 65
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Ranked #3 of 26 Attractions in Grenoble
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Lookouts, Historic Sites, Parks
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Aldershot
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42 reviews 42 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 NEW

Beautiful view of Grenoble on a clear day and very reasonably priced. Worth seeing if you get the time

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147 helpful votes 147 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 via mobile

Our four year old loved the ropes course and zip line but found the caving simulator far too scary. Its lovely up there!

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Poitiers, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We spent a few hours above the city at the Bastille. If nothing else, it is worth a trip up just for the view. It is fabulous; even though it was June we could still see snow covered mountain peaks! Enjoy lunch at the little sandwich shop for a relaxed meal with a view.

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Sooke, Canada
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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Went to Grenoble as a side trip before heading to Lyon. Going up to the Bastille was fantastic and what a view from the top - incredible. So cheap and cool to see. Well worth a visit.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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21 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

The view from bastille to Grenoble is amazing, you can go there by telpheric or by trekking, each one is a good experience. From Bastille is possible to see "Le Mont Blanc".

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We really enjoyed it...very good trip and the view was superb. Fantastic museum , shame about the lifts not working all the time so bit of a struggle with stroller..

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Gainsborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

As someone who is scared of heights I had to meet this head on. Thankfully there were no queues so I didn't have time to change my mind. At 7 euros for a return I couldn't even claim it was too expensive. I am so glad I did it, the views were amazing, we had a pod to ourselves on... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

The views of Grenoble from the Bastille are breathtaking. We recommend taking the cable car up and walking down.

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Lancashire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We took the Téléphérique to Grenoble-Bastille - and were rewarded with the most incredible panoramic views of the city of Grenoble and surrounding mountains! Had a meal in the restaurant which also has the same amazing views from a shady terrace. Good food - reasonable prices - good service.

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Your on top of the world here at the Bastille!! If you are traveling with children, they have put in an extensive zip line and course here. Although, I do have mixed feelings about this relic being scaled on and zip lined down by hundreds of people everyday, everyone was having fun.

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