Bellecombe tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bellecombe in Jura

Photo is of Divonne-les-Bains at 19 km from Bellecombe

Visit Bellecombe: highlights and tourist information

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Bellecombe 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 Bellecombe in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Divonne-les-Bains at 19 km and Yvoire at 33 km.

Bellecombe, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 19 km (direction east), in the Ain department

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

See Divonne-les-Bains guide


Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction east), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

See Yvoire guide
Thonon les Bains

Thonon les Bains

at 44 km (direction east), in the Haute-Savoie department

Tourist activity here at Thonon-les-Bains on Lac Leman is based around the lakefront, views...

See Thonon les Bains guide


Most Beautiful Village at 48 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 48 km (direction north-west)

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

See Lons-le-Saunier guide


at 49 km (direction south-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

Annecy is a very lovely town with a great deal to enjoy, enhanced further...

See Annecy guide
Lake Annecy

Lake Annecy

Scenery at 50 km (direction south-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

The towns, villages and scenery around Lake Annecy make it an exceptional region to...

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Veyrier du Lac

Veyrier du Lac

at 52 km (direction south-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

The port area is among the highlights in this pretty village on the banks...

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Most Beautiful Village at 54 km (direction north-north-west)

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

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La Clusaz

La Clusaz

Ski resort at 60 km (direction south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

La Clusaz is one of the smaller ski resorts and very popular with French...

See La Clusaz guide

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Markets in and near Bellecombe

  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (8km)
  • Thoiry: market Sunday (10km)
  • Gex: market Saturday (12km)
  • Ferney-Voltaire: market Saturday (17km)
  • Divonne-les-Bains: market Sunday & Friday (18km)
  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (20km)
  • Saint-Julien-en-Genevois: market Friday (23km)
  • Valleiry: market Sunday (23km)
  • Bellegarde-sur-Valserine: market Thursday all day (23km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (25km)

More information about Bellecombe, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Bellecombe, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (17km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Roche-sur-Foron (41km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (13km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (33km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (8km)
  • Col de la Faucille (11km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (11km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (23km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (24km)
  • Lac des Rousses (25km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (30km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (30km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (35km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (35km)
  • Lac du Val (35km)
  • Lac de Narlay (37km)
  • Lac du Vernois (37km)
  • Lac de Chambly (38km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (39km)
  • Lac du Fioget (39km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (39km)
  • Lac de Chalain (41km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (41km)
  • Mole (48km)
  • Col de la Colombière (57km)

Geography and distances

Bellecombe is in the east of France at 48 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Bellecombe is 389 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bellecombe

Canton: Bouchoux

Arrondissement: Saint-Claude

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39310

Distance to Bellecombe

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 389 km

from Calais: 595 km

from Nice: 309 km

from Bordeaux: 530 km

from Strasbourg: 288 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 Bellecombe from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Coiserette, Coyriere, La Pesse, Lelex, Les Molunes, Les Moussieres and Villard-Saint-Sauveur.

This page in French: Visiter Bellecombe