Le Frasnois tourism and travel guide

Photo of Le Frasnois in Jura

Photo is of Baume-les-Messieurs at 21 km from Le Frasnois

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Le Frasnois in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Baume-les-Messieurs at 21 km and Chateau-Chalon at 25 km.

Le Frasnois, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Baume-les-Messieurs guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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at 27 km (direction west)

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

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at 31 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Arbois guide


at 34 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Salins-les-Bains guide


at 36 km (direction south-east), in the Ain department

A pleasant 19th century spa town, Divonne-les-Bains also now has a leisure lake and...

See Divonne-les-Bains guide


Most Beautiful Village at 44 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

The village of Yvoire on the banks of Lake Geneva is extraordinarily pretty and...

See Yvoire guide
Chateau de Joux

Chateau de Joux

Castle at 45 km (direction east-north-east), in the Doubs department

The Chateau de Joux is an imposing clifftop castle with a 1000 year history...

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Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 45 km (direction north-north-west), in the Doubs department

The Royal Saltworks at Arc-et-Senans is an entire factory and living spaces that were...

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at 46 km (direction east-north-east), in the Doubs department

Pontarlier is usually visited as part of a trip to enjoy the local scenery...

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Most Beautiful Village at 53 km (direction north-east), in the Doubs department

Lods is quite small but very pleasant to explore, in particular the village along...

See Lods guide
Thonon les Bains

Thonon les Bains

at 53 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

Tourist activity here at Thonon-les-Bains on Lac Leman is based around the lakefront, views...

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at 54 km (direction north-east), in the Doubs department

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

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Map of places to visit near Le Frasnois


Markets in and near Le Frasnois

  • Champagnole: market Saturday (12km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (16km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (27km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (28km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (31km)
  • Gex: market Saturday (35km)
  • Divonne-les-Bains: market Sunday & Friday (36km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (36km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (39km)

More information about Le Frasnois, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Le Frasnois, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (23km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (31km)
  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac d'Ilay (1km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (1km)
  • Lac de Narlay (1km)
  • Lac du Vernois (2km)
  • Lac du Fioget (4km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (5km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (6km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (6km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (6km)
  • Lac du Val (6km)
  • Lac de Chambly (7km)
  • Lac de Chalain (9km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (12km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (13km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (16km)
  • Lac des Rousses (21km)
  • Source - la Seille (21km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (24km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (27km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (27km)
  • Col de la Faucille (31km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (59km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Le Frasnois is in the east of France at 27 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Le Frasnois is 362 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Frasnois

Canton: Clairvaux-les-Lacs

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39130

Distance to Le Frasnois

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 362 km

from Calais: 564 km

from Nice: 343 km

from Bordeaux: 540 km

from Strasbourg: 257 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 Le Frasnois from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bonlieu, Chatelneuf, Chaux-Des-Crotenay, Chevrotaine, Entre-Deux-Monts, Fontenu, La Chaumusse, La Chaux-du-Dombief, Menetrux-en-Joux, Saffloz, Saugeot and Songeson.

This page in French: Visiter Le Frasnois