Aumont tourism and travel guide

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Visit Aumont: highlights and tourist information

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Aumont is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 27 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Aumont is 327 kilometres from Paris).

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!

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Aumont

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

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)
 
 

Geography and distances

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

Aumont 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 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