Champagne-sur-Loue tourism and travel guide

Photo of Champagne-sur-Loue in Jura

Photo is of Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans at 2 km from Champagne-sur-Loue

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Champagne-sur-Loue 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 Champagne-sur-Loue in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans at 2 km and Salins-les-Bains at 12 km.

Champagne-sur-Loue, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 2 km (direction west), in the Doubs department

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

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at 12 km (direction south-south-east)

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

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at 15 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Arbois guide
Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 19 km (direction east-north-east), in the Doubs department

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

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at 25 km (direction west)

The Collegiale Church that dominates the town skyline is the principal attraction in Dole,...

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at 26 km (direction east-north-east), in the Doubs department

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

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at 28 km (direction north-east), in the Doubs department

The citadel, cathedral and some impressive 16th century townhouses are among the highlights to...

See Besancon guide


Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction north-west), in the Haute-Saone department

The quaint village of Pesmes is one of the prettiest in Franche-Comté and also...

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Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction east), in the Doubs department

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

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Most Beautiful Village at 35 km (direction south-south-west)

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

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at 35 km (direction 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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Most Beautiful Village at 39 km (direction south-south-west)

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

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at 44 km (direction east-south-east), in the Doubs department

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

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at 45 km (direction south-west)

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

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Map of places to visit near Champagne-sur-Loue


Markets in and near Champagne-sur-Loue

  • Arbois: market Friday (16km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (25km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (27km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (34km)
  • Auxonne: market Friday (36km)
  • Pontailler-sur-Saone: market Saturday (43km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (43km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (44km)
  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (45km)

More information about Champagne-sur-Loue, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Champagne-sur-Loue, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin à la Faulx (25km)
  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (38km)
  • Jardin du château du Talmay (45km)
  • Parc de l'Etang (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Joux (26km)
  • Source - la Seille (32km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (37km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (41km)
  • Lac de Chalain (41km)
  • Lac du Fioget (42km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (43km)
  • Lac de Chambly (44km)
  • Lac du Vernois (44km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (44km)
  • Lac de Narlay (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (27km)

Geography and distances

Champagne-sur-Loue is in the east of France at 45 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Champagne-sur-Loue is 328 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Champagne-sur-Loue

Canton: Villers-Farlay

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39600

Distance to Champagne-sur-Loue

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 328 km

from Calais: 522 km

from Nice: 388 km

from Bordeaux: 551 km

from Strasbourg: 224 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 Champagne-sur-Loue from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arc-et-Senans, Breres, Buffard, By, Chay, Cramans, Ecleux, Grange-de-Vaivre, La Chapelle-sur-Furieuse, Lavans-Quingey, Liesle, Lombard, Mesmay, Paroy, Pessans, Port-Lesney, Rennes-sur-Loue, Samson and Villers-Farlay.

This page in French: Visiter Champagne-sur-Loue