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Cogna tourism and travel guide

Photo of Cogna in Jura

Photo is of Baume-les-Messieurs at 16 km from Cogna

Visit Cogna: highlights and tourist information

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Cogna is situated in the Jura department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Baume-les-Messieurs at 16 km and Lons-le-Saunier at 19 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Cogna, 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 Cogna in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

Baume-les-Messieurs

Baume-les-Messieurs

Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction north-west)

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

See Baume-les-Messieurs guide
Lons-le-Saunier

Lons-le-Saunier

at 19 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Lons-le-Saunier guide
Chateau-Chalon

Chateau-Chalon

Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction north-west)

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

See Chateau-Chalon guide
Arbois

Arbois

at 36 km (direction north-west)

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

See Arbois guide
 
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Divonne-les-Bains

Divonne-les-Bains

at 39 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ain department

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

See Divonne-les-Bains guide
Salins-les-Bains

Salins-les-Bains

at 41 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Salins-les-Bains guide
Yvoire

Yvoire

Most Beautiful Village at 50 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

See Yvoire guide
Chateau de Joux

Chateau de Joux

Castle at 57 km (direction east-north-east), in the Doubs department

The Chateau de Joux is an imposing clifftop castle...

See Chateau de Joux guide
Pontarlier

Pontarlier

at 58 km (direction east-north-east), in the Doubs department

Pontarlier is usually visited as part of a trip...

See Pontarlier guide
Bourg-en-Bresse

Bourg-en-Bresse

at 58 km (direction south-west), in the Ain department

As well as exploring the cathedral and town centre of Bourg-en-Bresse,...

See Bourg-en-Bresse guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Jura

Map of places to visit near Cogna

 
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Markets in and near Cogna

  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (1km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (19km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (21km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (22km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (23km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (36km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (36km)
  • Gex: market Saturday (36km)
  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (36km)

More information about Cogna, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Cogna, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (45km)
  • Brou Royal Monastery (58km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (22km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (26km)
  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac du Val (7km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (7km)
  • Lac de Chambly (8km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (9km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (9km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (9km)
  • Lac de Chalain (10km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (12km)
  • Lac du Vernois (12km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (13km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (13km)
  • Lac de Narlay (14km)
  • Lac du Fioget (15km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (17km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (18km)
  • Source - la Seille (21km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (24km)
  • Lac des Rousses (27km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (27km)
  • Col de la Faucille (31km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (34km)

Towns of Art and history

 
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Geography and distances

Cogna is in the east of France at 19 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Cogna is 359 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Cogna

Canton: Clairvaux-les-Lacs

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39130

Distance to Cogna

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 359 km

from Calais: 564 km

from Nice: 341 km

from Bordeaux: 528 km

from Strasbourg: 268 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 Cogna from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baresia-sur-l'Ain, Blye, Boissia, Charcier, Charezier, Chatel-de-Joux, Clairvaux-les-Lacs, Denezieres, Hautecour, La Frasnee, Menetrux-en-Joux, Mesnois, Patornay, Pont-de-Poitte, Saint-Maurice-Crillat, Saugeot, Soucia, Thoiria, Uxelles and Vertamboz.

This page in French: Visiter Cogna

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