Maynal tourism and travel guide

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Visit Maynal: highlights and tourist information

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Maynal is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 16 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Maynal is 344 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lons-le-Saunier at 16 km and Baume-les-Messieurs at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Maynal, 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 Maynal in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Jura

Map of places to visit near Maynal

Markets in and near Maynal

  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (15km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (16km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (17km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (26km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (32km)
  • Montrevel-en-Bresse: market Tuesday (33km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Plain: market Thursday (37km)
  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (37km)

More information about Maynal, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Maynal, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (42km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (24km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (25km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (30km)
  • Lac de Chambly (31km)
  • Source - la Seille (31km)
  • Lac de Chalain (31km)
  • Lac du Val (31km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (35km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (35km)
  • Seille (Saône) (37km)
  • Lac du Vernois (37km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (37km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (37km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (38km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (39km)
  • Lac de Narlay (39km)
  • Lac du Fioget (39km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (41km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (42km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (42km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (47km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vonnas (50km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Maynal

Canton: Beaufort

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39190

Distance to Maynal

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 344 km

from Calais: 554 km

from Nice: 349 km

from Bordeaux: 503 km

from Strasbourg: 285 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Augea, Augisey, Beaufort, Chevreaux, Cousance, Cressia, Cuisia, Digna, Flacey-en-Bresse, Gizia, Orbagna, Rosay, Rotalier, Sainte-Agnes, Vercia and Vincelles.

This page in French: Visiter Maynal