Fort-du-Plasne tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fort-du-Plasne: highlights and tourist information

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Fort-du-Plasne 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: Fort-du-Plasne is 368 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Baume-les-Messieurs at 27 km and Chateau-Chalon at 31 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fort-du-Plasne, 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 Fort-du-Plasne 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 Fort-du-Plasne

Markets in and near Fort-du-Plasne

  • Morez: market Saturday all day (11km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (15km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (28km)
  • Divonne-les-Bains: market Sunday & Friday (31km)
  • Gex: market Saturday (32km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (34km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (35km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (39km)
  • Ferney-Voltaire: market Saturday (41km)

More information about Fort-du-Plasne, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Fort-du-Plasne, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (22km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (38km)
  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (38km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lacs de Maclu (5km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (6km)
  • Lac de Narlay (6km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (7km)
  • Lac du Fioget (8km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (8km)
  • Lac du Vernois (8km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (9km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (9km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (11km)
  • Lac du Val (13km)
  • Lac de Chambly (14km)
  • Lac des Rousses (15km)
  • Lac de Chalain (16km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (19km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (20km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (25km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (25km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (26km)
  • Source - la Seille (28km)
  • Col de la Faucille (28km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (55km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fort-du-Plasne

Canton: Saint-Laurent-en-Grandvaux

Arrondissement: Saint-Claude

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39150

Distance to Fort-du-Plasne

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

from Paris: 368 km

from Calais: 569 km

from Nice: 339 km

from Bordeaux: 546 km

from Strasbourg: 256 km

Getting here

Fort-du-Plasne 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 Fort-du-Plasne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chaux-Des-Crotenay, Entre-Deux-Monts, Foncine-le-Bas, La Chaumusse, Lac-Des-Rouges-Truites, Les Planches-en-Montagne, Saint-Laurent-en-Grandvaux and Saint-Pierre.

This page in French: Visiter Fort-du-Plasne