Les Planches-Pres-Arbois tourism and travel guide

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Visit Les Planches-Pres-Arbois: highlights and tourist information

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Les Planches-Pres-Arbois is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 30 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Les Planches-Pres-Arbois is 339 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Arbois at 4 km and Salins-les-Bains at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Les Planches-Pres-Arbois, 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 Planches-Pres-Arbois 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 Planches-Pres-Arbois

Markets in and near Les Planches-Pres-Arbois

  • Arbois: market Friday (3km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (17km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (30km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (34km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (41km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (41km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (43km)

More information about Les Planches-Pres-Arbois, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Les Planches-Pres-Arbois, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (24km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (34km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - la Seille (15km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (15km)
  • Lac de Chalain (23km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (24km)
  • Lac du Fioget (25km)
  • Lac de Chambly (26km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (26km)
  • Lac du Vernois (27km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (27km)
  • Lac de Narlay (28km)
  • Lac du Val (28km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (29km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (29km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (33km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (33km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (40km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (42km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (46km)
  • Lac des Rousses (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (43km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Les Planches-Pres-Arbois

Canton: Arbois

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39600

Distance to Les Planches-Pres-Arbois

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 339 km

from Calais: 537 km

from Nice: 371 km

from Bordeaux: 544 km

from Strasbourg: 239 km

Getting here

Les Planches-Pres-Arbois 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 Planches-Pres-Arbois from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arbois, Chamole, Chaussenans, Chilly-sur-Salins, Ivory, La Chatelaine, Mesnay, Montigny-les-Arsures, Pupillin, Salins-les-Bains, Valempoulieres and Villette-les-Arbois.

This page in French: Visiter Les Planches-Pres-Arbois