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Aumont tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Arbois at 11 km from Aumont

Visit Aumont: highlights and tourist information

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Aumont is situated in the Jura department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Arbois at 11 km and Chateau-Chalon at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Aumont, 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 Aumont in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

Arbois

Arbois

at 11 km (direction east)

After exploring the old town centre in Arbois you can visit the...

See Arbois guide
Chateau-Chalon

Chateau-Chalon

Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction south)

One of the key reasons to visit the pretty...

See Chateau-Chalon guide
Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 18 km (direction north-east), in the Doubs department

The Royal Saltworks at Arc-et-Senans is an entire factory and living spaces...

See Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans guide
Salins-les-Bains

Salins-les-Bains

at 19 km (direction east)

The salt mines at Salins-les-Bains operated from the 13th -...

See Salins-les-Bains guide
 
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Baume-les-Messieurs

Baume-les-Messieurs

Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction south)

The attractive village of Baume-les-Messieurs is surrounded by cliffs and steep...

See Baume-les-Messieurs guide
Dole

Dole

at 23 km (direction north-west)

The Collegiale Church that dominates the town skyline is the...

See Dole guide
Lons-le-Saunier

Lons-le-Saunier

at 27 km (direction south-south-west)

Lons-le-Saunier is a traditional local town of the Franche-Comté...

See Lons-le-Saunier guide
Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 38 km (direction east-north-east), in the Doubs department

The gardens of the Chateau de Cleron can be...

See Chateau de Cleron guide
Pesmes

Pesmes

Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Saone department

The quaint village of Pesmes is one of the prettiest in...

See Pesmes guide
Ornans

Ornans

at 44 km (direction east-north-east), in the Doubs department

The highlight of your visit to Ornans is the section along the...

See Ornans guide
Besancon

Besancon

at 48 km (direction north-east), in the Doubs department

The citadel, cathedral and some impressive 16th century townhouses...

See Besancon guide
Lods

Lods

Most Beautiful Village at 49 km (direction east-north-east), in the Doubs department

Lods is quite small but very pleasant to explore,...

See Lods guide
Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

at 51 km (direction east-north-east), in the Doubs department

The small village of Mouthier-Haute-Pierre is well placed to explore the source...

See Mouthier-Haute-Pierre guide
Dijon

Dijon

at 64 km (direction north-west), in the Cote d'Or department

There is a remarkable range of interesting historic sites...

See Dijon guide

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

Map of places to visit near Aumont

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Markets in and near Aumont

  • Arbois: market Friday (11km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (23km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (27km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (28km)
  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (28km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (35km)
  • Auxonne: market Friday (36km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (36km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (37km)

More information about Aumont, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Aumont, France

What to do at Aumont? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Aumont.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (18km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (23km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - la Seille (17km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (29km)
  • Lac de Chalain (29km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (30km)
  • Lac de Chambly (32km)
  • Lac du Val (34km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (34km)
  • Lac du Fioget (34km)
  • Lac du Vernois (35km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (36km)
  • Lac de Narlay (36km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (37km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (38km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (40km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (40km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (47km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (47km)
  • Lac des Rousses (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Quetigny (59km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (47km)
 
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Geography and distances

Aumont is in the east of France at 27 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Aumont is 327 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Aumont

Canton: Poligny

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39800

Distance to Aumont

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 327 km

from Calais: 527 km

from Nice: 379 km

from Bordeaux: 533 km

from Strasbourg: 244 km

Getting here

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 Aumont from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Abergement-le-Grand, Abergement-le-Petit, Bersaillin, Biefmorin, Brainans, Colonne, Grozon, La Ferte, Mathenay, Molamboz, Montholier, Neuvilley, Oussieres, Tourmont, Vadans, Villers-les-Bois and Villerserine.

This page in French: Visiter Aumont

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