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Mesnois tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Baume-les-Messieurs at 12 km from Mesnois

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Visit Mesnois: highlights and tourist information

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Mesnois is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 13 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Mesnois is 354 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Baume-les-Messieurs at 12 km and Lons-le-Saunier at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Mesnois, 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 Mesnois 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 Mesnois


Markets in and near Mesnois

  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (13km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (23km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (27km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (28km)
  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (32km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (34km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (36km)
  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (38km)

More information about Mesnois, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Mesnois, France

What to do at Mesnois? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Mesnois.

Most beautiful villages in France

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National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (50km)
  • Brou Royal Monastery (56km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (27km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (21km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (6km)
  • Lac du Val (10km)
  • Lac de Chambly (10km)
  • Lac de Chalain (11km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (14km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (14km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (14km)
  • Lac du Vernois (16km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (16km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (18km)
  • Lac de Narlay (18km)
  • Source - la Seille (18km)
  • Lac du Fioget (18km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (19km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (21km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (21km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (28km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (32km)
  • Lac des Rousses (33km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (36km)
  • Col de la Faucille (36km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Mesnois

Canton: Clairvaux-les-Lacs

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39130

Distance to Mesnois

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 13 km

from Paris: 354 km

from Calais: 559 km

from Nice: 345 km

from Bordeaux: 524 km

from Strasbourg: 269 km

Getting here

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

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baresia-sur-l'Ain, Blye, Boissia, Charcier, Charezier, Clairvaux-les-Lacs, Cogna, Hautecour, Largillay-Marsonnay, Marnezia, Merona, Nogna, Patornay, Poids-de-Fiole, Pont-de-Poitte, Publy, Verges and Vertamboz.

This page in French: Visiter Mesnois

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