Gizia tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gizia: highlights and tourist information

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Gizia is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 19 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Gizia is 346 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lons-le-Saunier at 19 km and Baume-les-Messieurs at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gizia, 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 Gizia 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 Gizia

Markets in and near Gizia

  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (12km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (19km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (19km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (28km)
  • Montrevel-en-Bresse: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (34km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (35km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (37km)

More information about Gizia, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Gizia, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (39km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (27km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (27km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (30km)
  • Lac du Val (32km)
  • Lac de Chambly (32km)
  • Lac de Chalain (32km)
  • Source - la Seille (33km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (35km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (35km)
  • Seille (Saône) (37km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (37km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (38km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (38km)
  • Lac du Vernois (38km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (39km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (40km)
  • Lac de Narlay (40km)
  • Lac du Fioget (40km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (43km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (43km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (46km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vonnas (48km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gizia

Canton: Beaufort

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39190

Distance to Gizia

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 346 km

from Calais: 557 km

from Nice: 346 km

from Bordeaux: 502 km

from Strasbourg: 288 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Augea, Augisey, Beaufort, Champagnat, Chevreaux, Cousance, Cressia, Cuiseaux, Cuisia, Digna, Loisia, Maynal, Orbagna and Rosay.

This page in French: Visiter Gizia