Hautecour tourism and travel guide

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Visit Hautecour: highlights and tourist information

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Hautecour is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 20 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Hautecour is 361 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Baume-les-Messieurs at 18 km and Lons-le-Saunier at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Hautecour, 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 Hautecour 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 Hautecour

Markets in and near Hautecour

  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (1km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (20km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (20km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (22km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (22km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Gex: market Saturday (34km)
  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (35km)
  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (35km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (37km)

More information about Hautecour, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Hautecour, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

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National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (44km)
  • Brou Royal Monastery (58km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (20km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (27km)
  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac du Val (7km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (8km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (8km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (8km)
  • Lac de Chambly (9km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (9km)
  • Lac de Chalain (12km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (12km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (12km)
  • Lac du Vernois (13km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (13km)
  • Lac de Narlay (14km)
  • Lac du Fioget (15km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (17km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (18km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (22km)
  • Source - la Seille (23km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (25km)
  • Lac des Rousses (26km)
  • Col de la Faucille (29km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (35km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Hautecour

Canton: Clairvaux-les-Lacs

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39130

Distance to Hautecour

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 361 km

from Calais: 565 km

from Nice: 340 km

from Bordeaux: 529 km

from Strasbourg: 269 km

Getting here

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

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baresia-sur-l'Ain, Blye, Boissia, Charezier, Chatel-de-Joux, Clairvaux-les-Lacs, Cogna, Denezieres, La Frasnee, Mesnois, Patornay, Pont-de-Poitte, Saint-Maurice-Crillat, Saugeot, Soucia, Thoiria, Uxelles and Vertamboz.

This page in French: Visiter Hautecour