Cuvier tourism and travel guide

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Visit Cuvier: highlights and tourist information

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Cuvier is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 43 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Cuvier is 358 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Salins-les-Bains at 19 km and Pontarlier at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cuvier, 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 Cuvier 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 Cuvier

Markets in and near Cuvier

  • Levier: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (15km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (23km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (24km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (34km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (37km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (43km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (53km)

More information about Cuvier, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Cuvier, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (41km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Joux (5km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (19km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (21km)
  • Lac du Fioget (22km)
  • Lac de Narlay (24km)
  • Lac du Vernois (24km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (25km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (26km)
  • Lac de Chalain (27km)
  • Lac de Chambly (29km)
  • Source - la Seille (29km)
  • Lac du Val (30km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (31km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (31km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (33km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (35km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (35km)
  • Lac des Rousses (36km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (39km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (41km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cuvier

Canton: Nozeroy

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39250

Distance to Cuvier

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 358 km

from Calais: 552 km

from Nice: 360 km

from Bordeaux: 560 km

from Strasbourg: 232 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bief-du-Fourg, Censeau, Communailles-en-Montagne, Courvieres, Esserval-Combe, Esserval-Tartre, Longcochon, Mieges, Mignovillard, Molpre, Nozeroy, Onglieres, Plenise and Plenisette.

This page in French: Visiter Cuvier