Baresia-sur-l'Ain tourism and travel guide

Photo of Baresia-sur-l'Ain in Jura

Photo is of Baume-les-Messieurs at 18 km from Baresia-sur-l'Ain

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Baresia-sur-l'Ain is situated in the Jura department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Baresia-sur-l'Ain in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Baume-les-Messieurs at 18 km and Lons-le-Saunier at 18 km.

Baresia-sur-l'Ain, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 18 km (direction north-north-west)

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

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at 18 km (direction north-west)

Lons-le-Saunier is a traditional local town of the Franche-Comté region, well placed to explore...

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Most Beautiful Village at 24 km (direction north-north-west)

One of the key reasons to visit the pretty village of Chateau-Chalon is its...

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at 39 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ain department

A pleasant 19th century spa town, Divonne-les-Bains also now has a leisure lake and...

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at 40 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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at 45 km (direction north-north-east)

The salt mines at Salins-les-Bains operated from the 13th - 20th century and are...

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Most Beautiful Village at 51 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

The village of Yvoire on the banks of Lake Geneva is extraordinarily pretty and...

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at 53 km (direction south-west), in the Ain department

As well as exploring the cathedral and town centre of Bourg-en-Bresse, allow time to...

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at 63 km (direction east-north-east), in the Doubs department

Pontarlier is usually visited as part of a trip to enjoy the local scenery...

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Map of places to visit near Baresia-sur-l'Ain


Markets in and near Baresia-sur-l'Ain

  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (19km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (22km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (24km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (26km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (31km)
  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (32km)
  • Gex: market Saturday (36km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (38km)

More information about Baresia-sur-l'Ain, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Baresia-sur-l'Ain, France

What to do at Baresia-sur-l'Ain? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Baresia-sur-l'Ain.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (45km)
  • Brou Royal Monastery (53km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (22km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (27km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lacs d'Étival (9km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (11km)
  • Lac du Val (12km)
  • Lac de Chambly (13km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (13km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (13km)
  • Lac de Chalain (15km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (16km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (17km)
  • Lac du Vernois (17km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (18km)
  • Lac de Narlay (18km)
  • Lac du Fioget (20km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (22km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (23km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (23km)
  • Source - la Seille (24km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (27km)
  • Lac des Rousses (29km)
  • Col de la Faucille (31km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (39km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Baresia-sur-l'Ain is in the east of France at 18 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Baresia-sur-l'Ain is 359 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Baresia-sur-l'Ain

Canton: Clairvaux-les-Lacs

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39130

Distance to Baresia-sur-l'Ain

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 359 km

from Calais: 565 km

from Nice: 339 km

from Bordeaux: 524 km

from Strasbourg: 273 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 Baresia-sur-l'Ain from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boissia, Clairvaux-les-Lacs, Cogna, Coyron, Hautecour, La Tour-du-Meix, Largillay-Marsonnay, Marnezia, Merona, Mesnois, Meussia, Nogna, Patornay, Pont-de-Poitte, Soucia, Thoiria and Vertamboz.

This page in French: Visiter Baresia-sur-l'Ain