Chaux-Des-Crotenay tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chaux-Des-Crotenay: highlights and tourist information

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Chaux-Des-Crotenay is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), 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).

Popular places to visit nearby include Baume-les-Messieurs at 25 km and Chateau-Chalon at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chaux-Des-Crotenay, 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 Chaux-Des-Crotenay 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 Chaux-Des-Crotenay

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

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

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

Chaux-Des-Crotenay 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 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