Chateau-Chalon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chateau-Chalon: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: One of the key reasons to visit the pretty village of Chateau-Chalon is its hilltop position with lovely views across the vineyards in the valley below

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Chateau-Chalon. For detailed visitor information see the Chateau-Chalon travel guide.

Chateau-Chalon is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 10 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Chateau-Chalon is 338 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Chateau-Chalon include "most beautiful village".

Popular places to visit nearby include Lons-le-Saunier at 10 km and Arbois at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chateau-Chalon, 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 Chateau-Chalon in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Chateau-Chalon

Markets in and near Chateau-Chalon

  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (11km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (20km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (21km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (29km)
  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (31km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (34km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (34km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (39km)

More information about Chateau-Chalon, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Chateau-Chalon, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (7km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - la Seille (5km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (14km)
  • Lac de Chalain (15km)
  • Lac de Chambly (18km)
  • Lac du Val (20km)
  • Lac du Vernois (23km)
  • Lac du Fioget (24km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (25km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (25km)
  • Lac de Narlay (25km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (26km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (26km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (26km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (26km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (30km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (31km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (33km)
  • Lac des Rousses (45km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (45km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (48km)
  • Col de la Faucille (52km)

Towns of Art and history

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chateau-Chalon

Canton: Voiteur

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39210

Distance to Chateau-Chalon

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 338 km

from Calais: 542 km

from Nice: 363 km

from Bordeaux: 526 km

from Strasbourg: 258 km

Getting here

Chateau-Chalon 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 Chateau-Chalon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 22 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baume-les-Messieurs, Blois-sur-Seille, Brery, Domblans, Frontenay, Granges-sur-Baume, La Marre, Ladoye-sur-Seille, Lavigny, Le Louverot, Le Pin, Le Vernois, Mantry, Menetru-le-Vignoble, Montain, Nevy-sur-Seille, Passenans, Plainoiseau, Plasne, Saint-Germain-les-Arlay, Saint-Lamain and Voiteur.

This page in French: Visiter Chateau-Chalon