Dampierre tourism and travel guide

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Visit Dampierre: highlights and tourist information

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Dampierre is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 55 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Dampierre is 315 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans at 14 km and Pesmes at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Dampierre, 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 Dampierre 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 Dampierre

Markets in and near Dampierre

  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (20km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (23km)
  • Auxonne: market Friday (27km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (28km)
  • Pontailler-sur-Saone: market Saturday (30km)
  • Gray: market Tuesday & Friday (34km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (36km)
  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (47km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (58km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (58km)

More information about Dampierre, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Dampierre, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin à la Faulx (20km)
  • Parc de l'Etang (32km)
  • Jardin du château du Talmay (32km)
  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (47km)
  • Château d'Arcelot (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (40km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (40km)
  • Source - la Seille (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (24km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Dampierre

Canton: Dampierre

Arrondissement: Dole

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39700

Distance to Dampierre

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 315 km

from Calais: 508 km

from Nice: 402 km

from Bordeaux: 551 km

from Strasbourg: 219 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Berthelange, Courtefontaine, Etrepigney, Evans, Ferrieres-les-Bois, Fourg, Fraisans, Gendrey, La Barre, Le Petit-Mercey, Louvatange, Monteplain, Plumont, Ranchot, Rans, Saint-Vit and Salans.

This page in French: Visiter Dampierre