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Chapois tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chapois: highlights and tourist information

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Chapois is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 36 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Chapois is 351 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Salins-les-Bains at 13 km and Arbois at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chapois, 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 Chapois 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 Chapois


Markets in and near Chapois

  • Champagnole: market Saturday (11km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (16km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (31km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (35km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (36km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (40km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (45km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (46km)

More information about Chapois, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Chapois, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (33km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Joux (3km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (17km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (19km)
  • Lac du Fioget (20km)
  • Lac du Vernois (22km)
  • Source - la Seille (22km)
  • Lac de Narlay (22km)
  • Lac de Chalain (22km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (23km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (24km)
  • Lac de Chambly (24km)
  • Lac du Val (26km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (28km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (29km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (29km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (34km)
  • Lac des Rousses (38km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (39km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (42km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (42km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chapois

Canton: Champagnole

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39300

Distance to Chapois

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 351 km

from Calais: 547 km

from Nice: 363 km

from Bordeaux: 553 km

from Strasbourg: 236 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Andelot-en-Montagne, Le Larderet, Le Latet, Le Pasquier, Les Nans, Montmarlon, Moutoux, Onglieres, Plenise, Plenisette, Pont-d'Hery, Supt and Vers-en-Montagne.

This page in French: Visiter Chapois

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