Meussia tourism and travel guide

Photo of Meussia in Jura

Photo is of Lons-le-Saunier at 24 km from Meussia

Visit Meussia: highlights and tourist information

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Meussia is situated in the Jura department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Meussia in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lons-le-Saunier at 24 km and Baume-les-Messieurs at 24 km.

Meussia, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 24 km (direction north-west)

Lons-le-Saunier is a traditional local town of the Franche-Comté region, well placed...

See Lons-le-Saunier guide


Most Beautiful Village at 24 km (direction north-north-west)

The attractive village of Baume-les-Messieurs is surrounded by cliffs and steep wooded...

See Baume-les-Messieurs guide


Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction north-north-west)

One of the key reasons to visit the pretty village of Chateau-Chalon...

See Chateau-Chalon guide


at 36 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ain department

A pleasant 19th century spa town, Divonne-les-Bains also now has a leisure...

See Divonne-les-Bains guide
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at 45 km (direction east-south-east)

After exploring the old town centre in Arbois you can visit the...

See Arbois guide


Most Beautiful Village at 48 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

The village of Yvoire on the banks of Lake Geneva is extraordinarily...

See Yvoire guide


at 50 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ain department

As well as exploring the cathedral and town centre of Bourg-en-Bresse, allow...

See Bourg-en-Bresse guide


at 51 km (direction north-north-east)

The salt mines at Salins-les-Bains operated from the 13th - 20th century...

See Salins-les-Bains guide
Chateau de Joux

Chateau de Joux

Castle at 65 km (direction east-north-east), in the Doubs department

The Chateau de Joux is an imposing clifftop castle with a 1000...

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at 66 km (direction east-north-east), in the Doubs department

Pontarlier is usually visited as part of a trip to enjoy the...

See Pontarlier guide

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Map of places to visit near Meussia


Markets in and near Meussia

  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (17km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (23km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (24km)
  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (27km)
  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (30km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (31km)
  • Gex: market Saturday (31km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (35km)
  • Thoiry: market Sunday (35km)

More information about Meussia, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Meussia, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

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National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (40km)
  • Brou Royal Monastery (50km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (17km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (32km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lacs d'Étival (6km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (15km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (15km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (15km)
  • Lac du Val (16km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (16km)
  • Lac de Chambly (17km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (18km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (19km)
  • Lac de Chalain (20km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (21km)
  • Lac du Vernois (21km)
  • Lac de Narlay (21km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (23km)
  • Lac du Fioget (23km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (25km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (26km)
  • Col de la Faucille (27km)
  • Lac des Rousses (28km)
  • Source - la Seille (30km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (43km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Meussia is in the east of France at 24 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Meussia is 364 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Meussia

Canton: Moirans-en-Montagne

Arrondissement: Saint-Claude

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39260

Distance to Meussia

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 364 km

from Calais: 570 km

from Nice: 334 km

from Bordeaux: 523 km

from Strasbourg: 277 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baresia-sur-l'Ain, Charchilla, Chatel-de-Joux, Coyron, Crenans, Etival, La Tour-du-Meix, Les Crozets, Maisod, Onoz, Soucia and Thoiria.

This page in French: Visiter Meussia


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