Le Petit-Mercey tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Pesmes at 17 km from Le Petit-Mercey

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Le Petit-Mercey 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 Petit-Mercey in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Pesmes at 17 km and Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans at 18 km.

Le Petit-Mercey, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction west-north-west), in the Haute-Saone department

The quaint village of Pesmes is one of the prettiest in Franche-Comté and also...

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Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 18 km (direction south-south-east), 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 22 km (direction east-north-east), in the Doubs department

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

See Besancon guide


at 22 km (direction west-south-west)

The Collegiale Church that dominates the town skyline is the principal attraction in Dole,...

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Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 26 km (direction east-south-east), in the Doubs department

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

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at 30 km (direction south-south-east)

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

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at 32 km (direction east-south-east), in the Doubs department

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

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at 32 km (direction south)

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

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Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction east-south-east), in the Doubs department

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

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at 44 km (direction east-south-east), in the Doubs department

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

See Mouthier-Haute-Pierre guide


at 47 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cote d'Or department

Although small the village of Bez is very pleasant to spend an hour exploring...

See Beze guide


Most Beautiful Village at 49 km (direction south-south-west)

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

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at 56 km (direction east-south-east), in the Doubs department

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

See Pontarlier guide


at 57 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Saone department

Although lacking major monuments, Vesoul is a pleasant town to visit with some attractive...

See Vesoul guide

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Markets in and near Le Petit-Mercey

  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (22km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (22km)
  • Auxonne: market Friday (27km)
  • Pontailler-sur-Saone: market Saturday (28km)
  • Gray: market Tuesday & Friday (30km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (32km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (39km)
  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (50km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (61km)

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Tourist attractions near Le Petit-Mercey, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin à la Faulx (22km)
  • Parc de l'Etang (28km)
  • Jardin du château du Talmay (29km)
  • Château d'Arcelot (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (40km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (22km)

Geography and distances

Le Petit-Mercey is in the east of France at 59 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Le Petit-Mercey is 313 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Petit-Mercey

Canton: Gendrey

Arrondissement: Dole

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39350

Distance to Le Petit-Mercey

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 59 km

from Paris: 313 km

from Calais: 505 km

from Nice: 406 km

from Bordeaux: 554 km

from Strasbourg: 215 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 Petit-Mercey from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 22 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Berthelange, Dampierre, Etrabonne, Evans, Ferrieres-les-Bois, Fraisans, Gendrey, La Barre, Lantenne-Vertiere, Lavernay, Le Moutherot, Louvatange, Mercey-le-Grand, Monteplain, Ougney, Ranchot, Rans, Romain, Rouffange, Saint-Vit, Salans and Taxenne.

This page in French: Visiter Le Petit-Mercey