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Cousance tourism and travel guide

Photo of Cousance in Jura

Photo is of Lons-le-Saunier at 20 km from Cousance

Visit Cousance: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Lons-le-Saunier at 20 km and Baume-les-Messieurs at 28 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Cousance, 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 Cousance in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

Lons-le-Saunier

Lons-le-Saunier

at 20 km (direction north-east)

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

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

Baume-les-Messieurs

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

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

See Baume-les-Messieurs guide
Chateau-Chalon

Chateau-Chalon

Most Beautiful Village at 31 km (direction north-east)

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

See Chateau-Chalon guide
Tournus abbey

Tournus abbey

Abbey at 37 km (direction west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Tournus abbey guide
 
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Tournus

Tournus

at 37 km (direction west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Tournus guide
Bourg-en-Bresse

Bourg-en-Bresse

at 38 km (direction south-south-west), in the Ain department

As well as exploring the cathedral and town centre of...

See Bourg-en-Bresse guide
Brancion

Brancion

at 45 km (direction west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Brancion guide
Chalon-sur-Saone

Chalon-sur-Saone

at 50 km (direction west-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Chalon-sur-Saone guide
Macon

Macon

at 50 km (direction west-south-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

After exploring the pleasant town of Macon we suggest a visit...

See Macon guide
Arbois

Arbois

at 51 km (direction north-east)

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

See Arbois guide
Salins-les-Bains

Salins-les-Bains

at 59 km (direction north-east)

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

See Salins-les-Bains guide
Belleville

Belleville

at 68 km (direction west-south-west), in the Rhone department

Not an important tourist town, Belleville does have a...

See Belleville guide

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

Map of places to visit near Cousance

 
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Markets in and near Cousance

  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (11km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (17km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (20km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (27km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Montrevel-en-Bresse: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (33km)
  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (36km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Plain: market Thursday (36km)

More information about Cousance, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Cousance, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (38km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (43km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (28km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (29km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (32km)
  • Lac de Chambly (34km)
  • Lac du Val (34km)
  • Lac de Chalain (34km)
  • Seille (Saône) (34km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (34km)
  • Source - la Seille (35km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (37km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (37km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (40km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (40km)
  • Lac du Vernois (40km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (42km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (42km)
  • Lac de Narlay (42km)
  • Lac du Fioget (42km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (45km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vonnas (46km)
  • Macon (50km)
 
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Geography and distances

Cousance is in the east of France at 20 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Cousance is 344 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Cousance

Canton: Beaufort

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39190

Distance to Cousance

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 344 km

from Calais: 555 km

from Nice: 347 km

from Bordeaux: 500 km

from Strasbourg: 289 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 Cousance from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Augea, Beaufort, Champagnat, Chevreaux, Cuiseaux, Cuisia, Digna, Gizia, Le Miroir, Loisia, Maynal, Orbagna and Rosay.

This page in French: Visiter Cousance

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