Courlans tourism and travel guide

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Visit Courlans: highlights and tourist information

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Courlans is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 4 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Courlans is 338 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lons-le-Saunier at 4 km and Baume-les-Messieurs at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Courlans, 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 Courlans 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 Courlans

Markets in and near Courlans

  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (4km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (21km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (21km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (27km)
  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (29km)
  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (30km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (33km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (33km)

More information about Courlans, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Courlans, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (43km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (10km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (18km)
  • Source - la Seille (18km)
  • Lac de Chalain (22km)
  • Lac de Chambly (24km)
  • Lac du Val (25km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (30km)
  • Lac du Vernois (30km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (30km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (30km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (31km)
  • Lac du Fioget (32km)
  • Lac de Narlay (32km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (32km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (34km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (34km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (35km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (43km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (44km)
  • Seille (Saône) (46km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (46km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (48km)
  • Col de la Faucille (52km)

Towns of Art and history

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Courlans

Canton: Lons-le-Saunier-Nord

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39570

Distance to Courlans

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 4 km

from Paris: 338 km

from Calais: 545 km

from Nice: 358 km

from Bordeaux: 513 km

from Strasbourg: 271 km

Getting here

Courlans 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 Courlans from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 22 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cesancey, Chille, Chilly-le-Vignoble, Condamine, Courbouzon, Courlaoux, Frebuans, Geruge, Gevingey, Larnaud, Le Pin, Lons-le-Saunier, Macornay, Mallerey, Messia-sur-Sorne, Moiron, Montaigu, Montmorot, Saint-Didier, Savigny-en-Revermont, Trenal and Villeneuve-sous-Pymont.

This page in French: Visiter Courlans