Barretaine tourism and travel guide

Photo of Barretaine in Jura

Visit Barretaine: highlights and tourist information

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Barretaine is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 20 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Barretaine is 338 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau-Chalon at 10 km and Arbois at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Barretaine, 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 Barretaine 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 Barretaine

Markets in and near Barretaine

  • Arbois: market Friday (10km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (17km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (20km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (35km)
  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (35km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (35km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (36km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (40km)

More information about Barretaine, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Barretaine, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (15km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (35km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - la Seille (6km)
  • Lac de Chalain (18km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (19km)
  • Lac de Chambly (21km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (22km)
  • Lac du Val (23km)
  • Lac du Fioget (23km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (23km)
  • Lac du Vernois (23km)
  • Lac de Narlay (25km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (25km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (26km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (26km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (29km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (29km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (36km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (36km)
  • Lac des Rousses (46km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (56km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Barretaine

Canton: Poligny

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39800

Distance to Barretaine

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 338 km

from Calais: 539 km

from Nice: 367 km

from Bordeaux: 534 km

from Strasbourg: 249 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Buvilly, Chamole, Chaussenans, Le Fied, Miery, Plasne, Poligny, Saint-Lothain, Tourmont, Vaux-sur-Poligny and Villerserine.

This page in French: Visiter Barretaine