Cousance tourism and travel guide

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Visit Cousance: highlights and tourist information

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Cousance is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 20 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Cousance is 344 kilometres from Paris).

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

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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!

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Cousance

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

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)
 
 

Geography and distances

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

Cousance 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 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