Barretaine tourism and travel guide

Photo of Barretaine in Jura

Photo is of Chateau-Chalon at 10 km from Barretaine

Visit Barretaine: highlights and tourist information

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Barretaine 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 Barretaine in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau-Chalon at 10 km and Arbois at 11 km.

Barretaine, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau-Chalon

Chateau-Chalon

Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction south-west)

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

See Chateau-Chalon guide
Arbois

Arbois

at 11 km (direction north-east)

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

See Arbois guide
Baume-les-Messieurs

Baume-les-Messieurs

Most Beautiful Village at 13 km (direction south-south-west)

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

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

Salins-les-Bains

at 19 km (direction north-east)

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

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Lons-le-Saunier

Lons-le-Saunier

at 20 km (direction south-west)

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

See Lons-le-Saunier guide
Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 25 km (direction north-north-east), in the Doubs department

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

See Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans guide
Dole

Dole

at 35 km (direction north-west)

The Collegiale Church that dominates the town skyline is the principal attraction in Dole,...

See Dole guide
Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 40 km (direction north-east), in the Doubs department

The gardens of the Chateau de Cleron can be seen next to the Loue...

See Chateau de Cleron guide
Ornans

Ornans

at 46 km (direction north-east), in the Doubs department

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

See Ornans guide
Lods

Lods

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

Lods is quite small but very pleasant to explore, in particular the village along...

See Lods guide
Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

at 50 km (direction east-north-east), in the Doubs department

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

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Pontarlier

Pontarlier

at 50 km (direction east), in the Doubs department

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

See Pontarlier guide
Besancon

Besancon

at 53 km (direction north-east), in the Doubs department

The citadel, cathedral and some impressive 16th century townhouses are among the highlights to...

See Besancon guide
Yvoire

Yvoire

Most Beautiful Village at 69 km (direction south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

See Yvoire guide

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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)

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Tourist attractions near Barretaine, France

What to do at Barretaine? 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

 
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Geography and distances

Barretaine is in the east of France at 20 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Barretaine is 338 kilometres from Paris).

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

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