Les Essards-Taignevaux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Les Essards-Taignevaux: highlights and tourist information

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Les Essards-Taignevaux is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 28 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Les Essards-Taignevaux is 315 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Dole at 21 km and Chateau-Chalon at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Les Essards-Taignevaux, 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 Essards-Taignevaux 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 Essards-Taignevaux

Markets in and near Les Essards-Taignevaux

  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (12km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (21km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (22km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (22km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (27km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (28km)
  • Verdun-sur-le-Doubs: market Thursday (30km)
  • Auxonne: market Friday (31km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (35km)

More information about Les Essards-Taignevaux, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Les Essards-Taignevaux, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (46km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (19km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (21km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - la Seille (26km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (38km)
  • Lac de Chalain (39km)
  • Lac de Chambly (42km)
  • Lac du Val (44km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (45km)
  • Lac du Vernois (46km)
  • Lac du Fioget (47km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (47km)
  • Lac de Narlay (48km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (48km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (49km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (49km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (50km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (50km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (57km)
  • Seille (Saône) (57km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Les Essards-Taignevaux

Canton: Chaussin

Arrondissement: Dole

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39120

Distance to Les Essards-Taignevaux

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 315 km

from Calais: 519 km

from Nice: 385 km

from Bordeaux: 518 km

from Strasbourg: 255 km

Getting here

Les Essards-Taignevaux 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 Essards-Taignevaux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Asnans-Beauvoisin, Balaiseaux, Chaussin, Chene-Bernard, Foulenay, Gatey, La Chassagne, Les Deux-Fays, Les Hays, Longwy-sur-le-Doubs, Petit-Noir, Pleure, Rye, Sergenaux and Sergenon.

This page in French: Visiter Les Essards-Taignevaux