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Gizia tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gizia in Jura

Photo is of Lons-le-Saunier at 19 km from Gizia

Visit Gizia: highlights and tourist information

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Gizia is situated in the Jura department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

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

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!

Lons-le-Saunier

Lons-le-Saunier

at 19 km (direction north-east)

Lons-le-Saunier is a traditional local town of the Franche-Comté region, well...

See Lons-le-Saunier guide
Baume-les-Messieurs

Baume-les-Messieurs

Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction north-east)

The attractive village of Baume-les-Messieurs is surrounded by cliffs...

See Baume-les-Messieurs guide
Chateau-Chalon

Chateau-Chalon

Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction north-east)

One of the key reasons to visit the pretty...

See Chateau-Chalon guide
Bourg-en-Bresse

Bourg-en-Bresse

at 39 km (direction south-south-west), in the Ain department

As well as exploring the cathedral and town centre of Bourg-en-Bresse,...

See Bourg-en-Bresse guide
 
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Tournus abbey

Tournus abbey

Abbey at 39 km (direction west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The abbey at Tournus is a 12th century abbey in roman style...

See Tournus abbey guide
Tournus

Tournus

at 39 km (direction west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The Abbey of Saint-Philibert is the highlight in Tournus, but...

See Tournus guide
Brancion

Brancion

at 47 km (direction west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Quiet now, in the 15th century Brancion was an important regional centre...

See Brancion guide
Arbois

Arbois

at 50 km (direction north-east)

After exploring the old town centre in Arbois you can visit...

See Arbois guide
Macon

Macon

at 51 km (direction west-south-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

After exploring the pleasant town of Macon we suggest a visit to...

See Macon guide
Chalon-sur-Saone

Chalon-sur-Saone

at 52 km (direction west-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The pedestrianised town centre and cathedral will form the centre of your...

See Chalon-sur-Saone guide
Salins-les-Bains

Salins-les-Bains

at 58 km (direction north-east)

The salt mines at Salins-les-Bains operated from the 13th - 20th century...

See Salins-les-Bains guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Jura

Map of places to visit near Gizia

 
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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

What to do at Gizia? 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)
 
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Geography and distances

Gizia is in the east of France at 19 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Gizia is 346 kilometres from Paris).

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

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

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