Chaux-Des-Crotenay tourism and travel guide

Photo of Chaux-Des-Crotenay in Jura

Photo is of Baume-les-Messieurs at 25 km from Chaux-Des-Crotenay

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Chaux-Des-Crotenay 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 Chaux-Des-Crotenay in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Baume-les-Messieurs at 25 km and Chateau-Chalon at 28 km.

Chaux-Des-Crotenay, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction west)

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

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Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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at 31 km (direction north-west)

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

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at 31 km (direction west)

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

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at 32 km (direction north-north-west)

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

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at 36 km (direction south-south-east), in the Ain department

A pleasant 19th century spa town, Divonne-les-Bains also now has a leisure...

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Chateau de Joux

Chateau de Joux

Castle at 39 km (direction east-north-east), in the Doubs department

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

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at 41 km (direction east-north-east), in the Doubs department

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

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Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

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Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 44 km (direction north-north-west), in the Doubs department

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

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Most Beautiful Village at 48 km (direction north-east), in the Doubs department

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

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Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 48 km (direction north-north-east), in the Doubs department

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

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at 49 km (direction north-east), in the Doubs department

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

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Thonon les Bains

Thonon les Bains

at 51 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

Tourist activity here at Thonon-les-Bains on Lac Leman is based around the...

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Markets in and near Chaux-Des-Crotenay

  • Champagnole: market Saturday (10km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (16km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (31km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (32km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (32km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (35km)
  • Divonne-les-Bains: market Sunday & Friday (36km)
  • Gex: market Saturday (37km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (40km)

More information about Chaux-Des-Crotenay, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Chaux-Des-Crotenay, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (46km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (26km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (34km)
  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de la Lemme (2km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (3km)
  • Lac du Fioget (4km)
  • Lac de Narlay (4km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (5km)
  • Lac du Vernois (6km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (6km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (11km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (11km)
  • Lac du Val (12km)
  • Lac de Chambly (12km)
  • Lac de Chalain (13km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (15km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (18km)
  • Lac des Rousses (20km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (20km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (21km)
  • Source - la Seille (24km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (29km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (30km)
  • Col de la Faucille (32km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (53km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (63km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Chaux-Des-Crotenay is in the east of France at 31 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Chaux-Des-Crotenay is 364 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Chaux-Des-Crotenay

Canton: Planches-en-Montagne

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39150

Distance to Chaux-Des-Crotenay

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 364 km

from Calais: 564 km

from Nice: 344 km

from Bordeaux: 546 km

from Strasbourg: 252 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 Chaux-Des-Crotenay from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bief-Des-Maisons, Chatelneuf, Crans, Entre-Deux-Monts, Foncine-le-Bas, Fort-du-Plasne, La Chaux-du-Dombief, Lac-Des-Rouges-Truites, Le Frasnois, Le Vaudioux, Les Chalesmes, Les Planches-en-Montagne, Pillemoine and Syam.

This page in French: Visiter Chaux-Des-Crotenay