Arinthod tourism and travel guide

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Visit Arinthod: highlights and tourist information

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Arinthod is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 31 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Arinthod is 365 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lons-le-Saunier at 31 km and Bourg-en-Bresse at 33 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Arinthod, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Arinthod in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Jura

Map of places to visit near Arinthod

Markets in and near Arinthod

  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (16km)
  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (17km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (23km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (31km)
  • Bourg-en-Bresse: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (33km)
  • Montrevel-en-Bresse: market Tuesday (34km)
  • Thoiry: market Sunday (36km)
  • Poncin: market Monday (37km)
  • Bellegarde-sur-Valserine: market Thursday all day (37km)

More information about Arinthod, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Arinthod, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Arinthod.

Most beautiful villages in France

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National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (33km)
  • Voltaire Chateau (44km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (28km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (41km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lacs d'Étival (22km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (25km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (31km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (31km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (32km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (32km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (32km)
  • Lac du Val (32km)
  • Lac de Chambly (33km)
  • Col de la Faucille (35km)
  • Lac de Chalain (35km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (36km)
  • Lac du Vernois (38km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (38km)
  • Lac de Narlay (38km)
  • Lac du Fioget (40km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (42km)
  • Lac des Rousses (42km)
  • Source - la Seille (42km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vonnas (48km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Arinthod

Canton: Arinthod

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39240

Distance to Arinthod

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 365 km

from Calais: 575 km

from Nice: 328 km

from Bordeaux: 508 km

from Strasbourg: 294 km

Getting here

Arinthod is in the east of France. Most visitors drive via Paris (from the north and west) or via Lyon (from the south), or fly into Geneva to the south For driving distances to Arinthod from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cezia, Chatonnay, Chemilla, Chisseria, Dessia, Dramelay, Fetigny, Genod, La Boissiere, Lains, Legna, Marigna-sur-Valouse, Saint-Hymetiere, Savigna, Valfin-sur-Valouse, Vescles and Vosbles.

This page in French: Visiter Arinthod