Florentia tourism and travel guide

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Visit Florentia: highlights and tourist information

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Florentia is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 33 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Florentia is 358 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bourg-en-Bresse at 26 km and Lons-le-Saunier at 33 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Florentia, 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 Florentia 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 Florentia

Markets in and near Florentia

  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (7km)
  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (23km)
  • Montrevel-en-Bresse: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Bourg-en-Bresse: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (26km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (30km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (32km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (34km)
  • Poncin: market Monday (35km)
  • Pont-de-Vaux: market Wednesday (37km)

More information about Florentia, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Florentia, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (26km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (47km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (39km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lacs d'Étival (32km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (36km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (36km)
  • Lac du Val (39km)
  • Seille (Saône) (39km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (40km)
  • Lac de Chambly (40km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (40km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (40km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (40km)
  • Lac de Chalain (41km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (43km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (44km)
  • Lac du Vernois (45km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (46km)
  • Source - la Seille (46km)
  • Lac de Narlay (46km)
  • Lac du Fioget (48km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (50km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (50km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vonnas (39km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Florentia

Canton: Saint-Julien

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39320

Distance to Florentia

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 358 km

from Calais: 570 km

from Nice: 333 km

from Bordeaux: 498 km

from Strasbourg: 299 km

Getting here

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

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Andelot-Morval, Bourcia, Broissia, Dessia, La Balme-d'Epy, Lains, Louvenne, Montagna-le-Templier, Montrevel, Nanc-les-Saint-Amour, Nantey, Saint-Jean-d'Etreux, Saint-Julien, Salavre, Senaud, Thoissia, Val-d'Epy, Verjon and Villechantria.

This page in French: Visiter Florentia