Bois-d'Amont tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bois-d'Amont in Jura

Photo is of Divonne-les-Bains at 19 km from Bois-d'Amont

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Bois-d'Amont 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 Bois-d'Amont in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Divonne-les-Bains at 19 km and Yvoire at 23 km.

Bois-d'Amont, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 19 km (direction south), 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 23 km (direction 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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Thonon les Bains

Thonon les Bains

at 32 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

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at 38 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

Evian is a very lovely town, also well known as a spa town and...

See Evian guide


Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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Chateau de Joux

Chateau de Joux

Castle at 43 km (direction north-east), in the Doubs department

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

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at 45 km (direction north-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 46 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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at 47 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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at 50 km (direction north-west)

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

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at 50 km (direction north-north-west)

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

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at 53 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

It will be the mountain scenery around Abondance that dominates your visit, but be...

See Abondance guide


Ski resort at 59 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

Morzine is a popular ski resort within the Portes du Soleil ski region in...

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Ski resort at 62 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

The use of local materials for building and the stunning location make Avoriaz one...

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Markets in and near Bois-d'Amont

  • Morez: market Saturday all day (8km)
  • Divonne-les-Bains: market Sunday & Friday (19km)
  • Gex: market Saturday (22km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (26km)
  • Douvaine: market Sunday (28km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (29km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Ferney-Voltaire: market Saturday (30km)
  • Thonon-les-Bains: market Thursday & Monday (32km)
  • Thoiry: market Sunday (34km)

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Tourist attractions near Bois-d'Amont, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (30km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (19km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (23km)
  • Jardin d'eau de pré curieux (38km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac des Rousses (4km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (17km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (19km)
  • Col de la Faucille (20km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (20km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (21km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (21km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (21km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (21km)
  • Lac de Narlay (21km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (23km)
  • Lac du Fioget (23km)
  • Lac du Vernois (23km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (24km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (25km)
  • Lac du Val (27km)
  • Lac de Chambly (28km)
  • Lac de Chalain (30km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (33km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (36km)
  • Source - la Seille (43km)
  • Cascade de la Diomaz (46km)
  • Roc d'Enfer (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Bois-d'Amont is in the east of France at 47 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Bois-d'Amont is 383 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bois-d'Amont

Canton: Morez

Arrondissement: Saint-Claude

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39220

Distance to Bois-d'Amont

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 383 km

from Calais: 583 km

from Nice: 327 km

from Bordeaux: 554 km

from Strasbourg: 259 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 Bois-d'Amont from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bellefontaine and Les Rousses.

This page in French: Visiter Bois-d'Amont