Les Chalesmes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Les Chalesmes: highlights and tourist information

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Les Chalesmes is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 37 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Les Chalesmes is 366 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Baume-les-Messieurs at 30 km and Salins-les-Bains at 31 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Les Chalesmes, 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 Les Chalesmes in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Les Chalesmes

Markets in and near Les Chalesmes

  • Champagnole: market Saturday (11km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (19km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (31km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (34km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (37km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (37km)
  • Divonne-les-Bains: market Sunday & Friday (38km)
  • Gex: market Saturday (39km)

More information about Les Chalesmes, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Les Chalesmes, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (30km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (39km)
  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (42km)
  • Jardin d'eau de pré curieux (54km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (61km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de la Lemme (8km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (8km)
  • Lac du Fioget (10km)
  • Lac de Narlay (11km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (11km)
  • Lac du Vernois (12km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (13km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (17km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (17km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (17km)
  • Lac du Val (18km)
  • Lac de Chambly (18km)
  • Lac de Chalain (19km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (20km)
  • Lac des Rousses (21km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (24km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (27km)
  • Source - la Seille (28km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (33km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (35km)
  • Col de la Faucille (36km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (47km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Evian-les-Bains (54km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Les Chalesmes

Canton: Planches-en-Montagne

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39150

Distance to Les Chalesmes

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 366 km

from Calais: 564 km

from Nice: 346 km

from Bordeaux: 553 km

from Strasbourg: 247 km

Getting here

Les Chalesmes 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 Les Chalesmes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arsure-Arsurette, Bief-Des-Maisons, Cerniebaud, Chaux-Des-Crotenay, Crans, Entre-Deux-Monts, Foncine-le-Bas, Foncine-le-Haut, Fraroz, Gillois, Les Planches-en-Montagne and Sirod.

This page in French: Visiter Les Chalesmes