Bonnevaux tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chateau de Joux at 16 km from Bonnevaux

Visit Bonnevaux: highlights and tourist information

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Bonnevaux is situated in the Doubs 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 Bonnevaux in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Joux at 16 km and Pontarlier at 17 km.

Bonnevaux, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau de Joux

Chateau de Joux

Castle at 16 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Chateau de Joux guide


at 17 km (direction east-north-east)

Pontarlier is usually visited as part of a trip to enjoy the local scenery...

See Pontarlier guide


at 27 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Mouthier-Haute-Pierre guide


Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Lods guide


at 27 km (direction west-north-west), in the Jura department

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

See Salins-les-Bains guide
Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 33 km (direction north-north-west)

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

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at 33 km (direction west-north-west), in the Jura department

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

See Arbois guide


at 33 km (direction west-north-west)

The highlight of your visit to Ornans is the section along the Loue river,...

See Ornans guide
Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 39 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans guide


Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction west), in the Jura department

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

See Baume-les-Messieurs guide


Most Beautiful Village at 43 km (direction west), in the Jura department

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

See Chateau-Chalon guide


at 50 km (direction west-south-west), in the Jura department

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

See Lons-le-Saunier guide


Most Beautiful Village at 50 km (direction south-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

See Yvoire guide


at 50 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

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

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Markets in and near Bonnevaux

  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (17km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (22km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (33km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (34km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (42km)

More information about Bonnevaux, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Bonnevaux, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Joux (14km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (23km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (24km)
  • Lac du Fioget (26km)
  • Lac de Narlay (27km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (28km)
  • Lac du Vernois (28km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (29km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (30km)
  • Lac de Chalain (33km)
  • Lac de Chambly (34km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (34km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (34km)
  • Lac des Rousses (34km)
  • Lac du Val (34km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (37km)
  • Source - la Seille (37km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (39km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (39km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (40km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (44km)
  • Gorges du Doubs (51km)
  • Saut du Doubs (51km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Bonnevaux is in the eastern-center of France at 50 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Bonnevaux is 365 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bonnevaux

Canton: Mouthe

Arrondissement: Pontarlier

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25560

Distance to Bonnevaux

from Besancon (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 365 km

from Calais: 559 km

from Nice: 356 km

from Bordeaux: 567 km

from Strasbourg: 230 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 Bonnevaux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bief-du-Fourg, Bouverans, Frasne, Mignovillard, Remoray-Boujeons and Vaux-et-Chantegrue.

This page in French: Visiter Bonnevaux