Bracon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bracon in Jura

Visit Bracon: highlights and tourist information

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Bracon is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 38 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Bracon is 340 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Salins-les-Bains at 1 km and Arbois at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bracon, 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 Bracon 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 Bracon

Markets in and near Bracon

  • Arbois: market Friday (9km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (21km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (35km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (35km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (36km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (38km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (39km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (41km)
  • Auxonne: market Friday (48km)

More information about Bracon, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Bracon, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (33km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (35km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Joux (13km)
  • Source - la Seille (23km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (28km)
  • Lac du Fioget (30km)
  • Lac de Chalain (30km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (30km)
  • Lac du Vernois (31km)
  • Lac de Narlay (32km)
  • Lac de Chambly (32km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (33km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (34km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (34km)
  • Lac du Val (34km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (38km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (38km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (38km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (44km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (35km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bracon

Canton: Salins-les-Bains

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39110

Distance to Bracon

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 340 km

from Calais: 535 km

from Nice: 375 km

from Bordeaux: 551 km

from Strasbourg: 231 km

Getting here

Bracon 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 Bracon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Abergement-les-Thesy, Aiglepierre, Aresches, Cernans, Chaux-Champagny, Chilly-sur-Salins, Clucy, Geraise, Ivory, Marnoz, Pagnoz, Pretin, Saint-Thiebaud, Saizenay, Salins-les-Bains and Thesy.

This page in French: Visiter Bracon