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Crotenay tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Baume-les-Messieurs at 13 km from Crotenay

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Visit Crotenay: highlights and tourist information

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Crotenay is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 22 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Crotenay is 349 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Baume-les-Messieurs at 13 km and Chateau-Chalon at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Crotenay, 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 Crotenay 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 Crotenay


Markets in and near Crotenay

  • Champagnole: market Saturday (7km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (17km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (22km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (30km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (41km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (44km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (44km)

More information about Crotenay, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Crotenay, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (21km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (45km)
  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Chalain (9km)
  • Source - la Seille (9km)
  • Lac de Chambly (12km)
  • Lac du Fioget (12km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (12km)
  • Lac du Vernois (13km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (14km)
  • Lac du Val (14km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (14km)
  • Lac de Narlay (14km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (15km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (15km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (17km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (19km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (19km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (26km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (27km)
  • Lac des Rousses (35km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (41km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (42km)
  • Col de la Faucille (45km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (56km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Crotenay

Canton: Champagnole

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39300

Distance to Crotenay

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 349 km

from Calais: 549 km

from Nice: 358 km

from Bordeaux: 539 km

from Strasbourg: 250 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ardon, Besain, Bonnefontaine, Loulle, Monnet-la-Ville, Mont-sur-Monnet, Montigny-sur-l'Ain, Montrond, Ney, Picarreau and Pont-du-Navoy.

This page in French: Visiter Crotenay

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