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Bief-du-Fourg tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bief-du-Fourg in Jura

Photo is of Chateau de Joux at 22 km from Bief-du-Fourg

Visit Bief-du-Fourg: highlights and tourist information

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Bief-du-Fourg is situated in the Jura department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Joux at 22 km and Pontarlier at 22 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Bief-du-Fourg, 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 Bief-du-Fourg in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

Chateau de Joux

Chateau de Joux

Castle at 22 km (direction east-north-east), in the Doubs department

The Chateau de Joux is an imposing clifftop castle with a 1000...

See Chateau de Joux guide
Pontarlier

Pontarlier

at 22 km (direction east-north-east), in the Doubs department

Pontarlier is usually visited as part of a trip...

See Pontarlier guide
Salins-les-Bains

Salins-les-Bains

at 23 km (direction west-north-west)

The salt mines at Salins-les-Bains operated from the 13th...

See Salins-les-Bains guide
Arbois

Arbois

at 27 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Arbois guide
 
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Lods

Lods

Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction north-north-east), in the Doubs department

Lods is quite small but very pleasant to explore,...

See Lods guide
Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

at 29 km (direction north-east), in the Doubs department

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

See Mouthier-Haute-Pierre guide
Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 31 km (direction north-east), in the Doubs department

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

See Chateau de Cleron guide
Ornans

Ornans

at 33 km (direction north-east), in the Doubs department

The highlight of your visit to Ornans is the section...

See Ornans guide
Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 35 km (direction north-west), in the Doubs department

The Royal Saltworks at Arc-et-Senans is an entire factory...

See Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans guide
Baume-les-Messieurs

Baume-les-Messieurs

Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Baume-les-Messieurs guide
Chateau-Chalon

Chateau-Chalon

Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction west)

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

See Chateau-Chalon guide
Lons-le-Saunier

Lons-le-Saunier

at 45 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Lons-le-Saunier guide
Besancon

Besancon

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

The citadel, cathedral and some impressive 16th century townhouses are...

See Besancon guide
Yvoire

Yvoire

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

The village of Yvoire on the banks of Lake Geneva is...

See Yvoire guide

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

Map of places to visit near Bief-du-Fourg

 
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Markets in and near Bief-du-Fourg

  • Levier: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (17km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (21km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (27km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (32km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (38km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (45km)

More information about Bief-du-Fourg, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Bief-du-Fourg, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Joux (9km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (19km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (20km)
  • Lac du Fioget (22km)
  • Lac de Narlay (24km)
  • Lac du Vernois (24km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (25km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (26km)
  • Lac de Chalain (29km)
  • Lac de Chambly (29km)
  • Lac du Val (30km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (30km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (30km)
  • Source - la Seille (32km)
  • Lac des Rousses (34km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (34km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (34km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (34km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (40km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (41km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (43km)

Towns of Art and history

 
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Geography and distances

Bief-du-Fourg is in the east of France at 45 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Bief-du-Fourg is 361 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bief-du-Fourg

Canton: Nozeroy

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39250

Distance to Bief-du-Fourg

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 361 km

from Calais: 555 km

from Nice: 357 km

from Bordeaux: 562 km

from Strasbourg: 233 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 Bief-du-Fourg from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Billecul, Bonnevaux, Censeau, Communailles-en-Montagne, Cuvier, Esserval-Combe, Esserval-Tartre, Frasne, Longcochon, Mieges, Mignovillard, Molpre, Nozeroy, Plenise and Rix.

This page in French: Visiter Bief-du-Fourg

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