Bonnefontaine tourism and travel guide

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Visit Bonnefontaine: highlights and tourist information

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Bonnefontaine is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 16 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Bonnefontaine is 347 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Baume-les-Messieurs at 8 km and Chateau-Chalon at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bonnefontaine, 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 Bonnefontaine in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Bonnefontaine

Markets in and near Bonnefontaine

  • Champagnole: market Saturday (13km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (16km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (19km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (31km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (38km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (39km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (39km)
  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (41km)

More information about Bonnefontaine, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Bonnefontaine, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Bonnefontaine.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (16km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (45km)
  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (59km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - la Seille (6km)
  • Lac de Chalain (7km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (9km)
  • Lac de Chambly (10km)
  • Lac du Val (12km)
  • Lac du Vernois (14km)
  • Lac du Fioget (14km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (15km)
  • Lac de Narlay (16km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (16km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (17km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (17km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (18km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (19km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (23km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (25km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (25km)
  • Lac des Rousses (36km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (39km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (41km)
  • Col de la Faucille (45km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bonnefontaine

Canton: Poligny

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39800

Distance to Bonnefontaine

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 347 km

from Calais: 549 km

from Nice: 357 km

from Bordeaux: 533 km

from Strasbourg: 255 km

Getting here

Bonnefontaine is in the east of France. 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 Bonnefontaine from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Crotenay, Fay-en-Montagne, La Marre, Ladoye-sur-Seille, Le Fied, Marigny, Mirebel, Monnet-la-Ville, Montigny-sur-l'Ain, Picarreau and Pont-du-Navoy.

This page in French: Visiter Bonnefontaine