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La Breteniere tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Dole at 13 km from La Breteniere

Visit La Breteniere: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Dole at 13 km and Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans at 14 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

La Breteniere, 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 La Breteniere in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Dole

Dole

at 13 km (direction west-south-west)

The Collegiale Church that dominates the town skyline is...

See Dole guide
Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 14 km (direction south-east), in the Doubs department

The Royal Saltworks at Arc-et-Senans is an entire factory...

See Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans guide
Pesmes

Pesmes

Most Beautiful Village at 18 km (direction north-north-west), in the Haute-Saone department

The quaint village of Pesmes is one of the...

See Pesmes guide
Arbois

Arbois

at 26 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Arbois guide
 
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Salins-les-Bains

Salins-les-Bains

at 27 km (direction south-east)

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

See Salins-les-Bains guide
Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 30 km (direction east), in the Doubs department

The gardens of the Chateau de Cleron can be seen next...

See Chateau de Cleron guide
Besancon

Besancon

at 30 km (direction east-north-east), in the Doubs department

The citadel, cathedral and some impressive 16th century townhouses are among...

See Besancon guide
Ornans

Ornans

at 37 km (direction east), in the Doubs department

The highlight of your visit to Ornans is the section along the...

See Ornans guide
Chateau-Chalon

Chateau-Chalon

Most Beautiful Village at 41 km (direction south)

One of the key reasons to visit the pretty village of Chateau-Chalon...

See Chateau-Chalon guide
Lods

Lods

Most Beautiful Village at 46 km (direction east), in the Doubs department

Lods is quite small but very pleasant to explore, in...

See Lods guide
Baume-les-Messieurs

Baume-les-Messieurs

Most Beautiful Village at 47 km (direction south)

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

See Baume-les-Messieurs guide
Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

at 48 km (direction east), in the Doubs department

The small village of Mouthier-Haute-Pierre is well placed to explore the source...

See Mouthier-Haute-Pierre guide
Beze

Beze

at 48 km (direction north-west), in the Cote d'Or department

Although small the village of Bez is very pleasant...

See Beze guide
Dijon

Dijon

at 52 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cote d'Or department

There is a remarkable range of interesting historic sites in Dijon, perhaps...

See Dijon guide

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

Map of places to visit near La Breteniere

 
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Markets in and near La Breteniere

  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (13km)
  • Auxonne: market Friday (22km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (27km)
  • Pontailler-sur-Saone: market Saturday (27km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (30km)
  • Gray: market Tuesday & Friday (36km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (40km)
  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (40km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (45km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (47km)

More information about La Breteniere, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near La Breteniere, France

What to do at La Breteniere? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting La Breteniere.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin à la Faulx (13km)
  • Jardin du château du Talmay (30km)
  • Parc de l'Etang (34km)
  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (42km)
  • Château d'Arcelot (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - la Seille (40km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (41km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Quetigny (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (30km)
 
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Geography and distances

La Breteniere is in the east of France at 51 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: La Breteniere is 312 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Breteniere

Canton: Dampierre

Arrondissement: Dole

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39700

Distance to La Breteniere

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 51 km

from Paris: 312 km

from Calais: 507 km

from Nice: 401 km

from Bordeaux: 545 km

from Strasbourg: 225 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 La Breteniere from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Audelange, Auxange, Eclans-Nenon, Etrepigney, La Barre, Lavangeot, Lavans-les-Dole, Malange, Monteplain, Orchamps, Our, Plumont, Ranchot, Rans and Romange.

This page in French: Visiter La Breteniere

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