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Commenailles tourism and travel guide

Photo of Commenailles in Jura

Photo is of Chateau-Chalon at 14 km from Commenailles

Visit Commenailles: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau-Chalon at 14 km and Lons-le-Saunier at 16 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Commenailles, 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 Commenailles in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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



Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction east-south-east)

One of the key reasons to visit the pretty village of...

See Chateau-Chalon guide


at 16 km (direction south-east)

Lons-le-Saunier is a traditional local town of the Franche-Comté...

See Lons-le-Saunier guide


Most Beautiful Village at 18 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Baume-les-Messieurs guide


at 27 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Arbois guide


at 32 km (direction east-north-east)

The Collegiale Church that dominates the town skyline is...

See Dole guide


at 36 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Salins-les-Bains guide
Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 36 km (direction north-east), in the Doubs department

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

See Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans guide


at 46 km (direction west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The pedestrianised town centre and cathedral will form the centre of...

See Chalon-sur-Saone guide
Tournus abbey

Tournus abbey

Abbey at 49 km (direction west-south-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The abbey at Tournus is a 12th century abbey in roman...

See Tournus abbey guide


at 49 km (direction west-south-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The Abbey of Saint-Philibert is the highlight in Tournus, but you will...

See Tournus guide


at 53 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cote d'Or department

Beaune is the centre of the famous wine region...

See Beaune guide


at 53 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cote d'Or department

A quiet town, Nuits-Saint-Georges wil be part of your tour of the...

See Nuits-Saint-Georges guide
Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 56 km (direction east-north-east), in the Doubs department

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

See Chateau de Cleron guide


at 58 km (direction west-south-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Quiet now, in the 15th century Brancion was an important regional...

See Brancion guide

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

Map of places to visit near Commenailles


Markets in and near Commenailles

  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (16km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (17km)
  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (17km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (20km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (26km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (27km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (32km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Verdun-sur-le-Doubs: market Thursday (34km)

More information about Commenailles, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Commenailles, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (55km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (8km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (32km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - la Seille (19km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (27km)
  • Lac de Chalain (30km)
  • Lac de Chambly (32km)
  • Lac du Val (34km)
  • Lac du Vernois (37km)
  • Lac du Fioget (38km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (39km)
  • Lac de Narlay (39km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (39km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (40km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (40km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (40km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (41km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (42km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (43km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (46km)
  • Seille (Saône) (50km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (50km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Commenailles is in the east of France at 16 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Commenailles is 325 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Commenailles

Canton: Chaumergy

Arrondissement: Dole

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39140

Distance to Commenailles

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 325 km

from Calais: 531 km

from Nice: 373 km

from Bordeaux: 515 km

from Strasbourg: 262 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 Commenailles from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beauvernois, Bois-de-Gand, Chapelle-Voland, Chaumergy, Chene-Sec, Desnes, Francheville, Froideville, La Chaux-en-Bresse, Le Villey, Lombard, Recanoz, Relans and Vincent.

This page in French: Visiter Commenailles

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