Blye tourism and travel guide

Photo of Blye in Jura

Photo is of Baume-les-Messieurs at 11 km from Blye

Visit Blye: highlights and tourist information

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Blye 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 Blye in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Baume-les-Messieurs at 11 km and Lons-le-Saunier at 13 km.

Blye, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 11 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 13 km (direction west-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 16 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 32 km (direction north-north-east)

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

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at 38 km (direction north-north-east)

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

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at 45 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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Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 46 km (direction east-south-east), in the Doubs department

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

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Most Beautiful Village at 55 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 59 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 59 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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Most Beautiful Village at 63 km (direction north-east), in the Doubs department

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

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at 64 km (direction 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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Map of places to visit near Blye


Markets in and near Blye

  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (13km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (21km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (27km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (29km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (32km)
  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (34km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (37km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (38km)

More information about Blye, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Blye, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (51km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (28km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (20km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (3km)
  • Lac de Chambly (8km)
  • Lac du Val (9km)
  • Lac de Chalain (9km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (14km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (14km)
  • Lac du Vernois (14km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (15km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (15km)
  • Source - la Seille (16km)
  • Lac de Narlay (16km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (16km)
  • Lac du Fioget (17km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (19km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (19km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (19km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (30km)
  • Lac des Rousses (32km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (33km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (33km)
  • Col de la Faucille (37km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Blye is in the east of France at 13 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Blye is 353 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Blye

Canton: Conliège

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39130

Distance to Blye

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 13 km

from Paris: 353 km

from Calais: 558 km

from Nice: 347 km

from Bordeaux: 526 km

from Strasbourg: 267 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 Blye from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boissia, Charcier, Charezier, Chatillon, Clairvaux-les-Lacs, Cogna, Doucier, Hautecour, Marnezia, Mesnois, Nogna, Patornay, Poids-de-Fiole, Pont-de-Poitte, Publy, Verges, Vertamboz and Vevy.

This page in French: Visiter Blye