Longcochon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Longcochon: highlights and tourist information

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Longcochon is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 41 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Longcochon is 361 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Salins-les-Bains at 23 km and Chateau de Joux at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Longcochon, 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 Longcochon 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 Longcochon

Markets in and near Longcochon

  • Champagnole: market Saturday (12km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (26km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (26km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (29km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (41km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (46km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (56km)
  • Evian-les-Bains: market Friday (59km)

More information about Longcochon, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Longcochon, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (40km)
  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (49km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (56km)
  • Jardin d'eau de pré curieux (59km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Joux (9km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (14km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (16km)
  • Lac du Fioget (17km)
  • Lac de Narlay (19km)
  • Lac du Vernois (20km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (20km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (21km)
  • Lac de Chalain (24km)
  • Lac de Chambly (25km)
  • Lac du Val (25km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (26km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (26km)
  • Source - la Seille (29km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (30km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (30km)
  • Lac des Rousses (30km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (36km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (39km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (43km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (44km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (45km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Evian-les-Bains (59km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Longcochon

Canton: Nozeroy

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39250

Distance to Longcochon

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 361 km

from Calais: 557 km

from Nice: 354 km

from Bordeaux: 558 km

from Strasbourg: 237 km

Getting here

Longcochon 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 Longcochon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 24 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bief-du-Fourg, Billecul, Censeau, Cerniebaud, Charency, Communailles-en-Montagne, Conte, Cuvier, Doye, Esserval-Combe, Esserval-Tartre, Fraroz, Gillois, La Faviere, La Latette, Mieges, Mignovillard, Molpre, Nozeroy, Onglieres, Plenise, Plenisette, Rix and Sirod.

This page in French: Visiter Longcochon