Mont-sur-Monnet tourism and travel guide

Photo of Mont-sur-Monnet in Jura

Photo is of Baume-les-Messieurs at 15 km from Mont-sur-Monnet

Visit Mont-sur-Monnet: highlights and tourist information

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Mont-sur-Monnet 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 Mont-sur-Monnet in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Baume-les-Messieurs at 15 km and Chateau-Chalon at 17 km.

Mont-sur-Monnet, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction west)

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

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Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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at 22 km (direction west)

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

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at 22 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Arbois guide
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at 26 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Salins-les-Bains guide
Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 37 km (direction north-north-west), in the Doubs department

The Royal Saltworks at Arc-et-Senans is an entire factory and living spaces...

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Chateau de Joux

Chateau de Joux

Castle at 45 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 45 km (direction east-north-east), in the Doubs department

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

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Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 45 km (direction north-north-east), in the Doubs department

The gardens of the Chateau de Cleron can be seen next to...

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at 45 km (direction 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


Most Beautiful Village at 49 km (direction north-east), in the Doubs department

Lods is quite small but very pleasant to explore, in particular the...

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at 50 km (direction north-east), in the Doubs department

The small village of Mouthier-Haute-Pierre is well placed to explore the source...

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at 50 km (direction north-east), in the Doubs department

The highlight of your visit to Ornans is the section along the...

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at 50 km (direction north-west)

The Collegiale Church that dominates the town skyline is the principal attraction...

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Map of places to visit near Mont-sur-Monnet


Markets in and near Mont-sur-Monnet

  • Champagnole: market Saturday (7km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (22km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (23km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (25km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (35km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (36km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (44km)
  • Gex: market Saturday (45km)

More information about Mont-sur-Monnet, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Mont-sur-Monnet, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (32km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (24km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (50km)
  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Chalain (6km)
  • Lac du Fioget (7km)
  • Lac de Chambly (8km)
  • Lac du Vernois (8km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (8km)
  • Lac de Narlay (9km)
  • Lac du Val (9km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (10km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (10km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (10km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (11km)
  • Source - la Seille (13km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (14km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (14km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (19km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (21km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (23km)
  • Lac des Rousses (30km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (36km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (36km)
  • Col de la Faucille (40km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Mont-sur-Monnet is in the east of France at 22 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Mont-sur-Monnet is 354 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Mont-sur-Monnet

Canton: Champagnole

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39300

Distance to Mont-sur-Monnet

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 354 km

from Calais: 554 km

from Nice: 352 km

from Bordeaux: 539 km

from Strasbourg: 253 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 Mont-sur-Monnet from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Champagnole, Chatelneuf, Chevrotaine, Cize, Crotenay, Doucier, Fontenu, Loulle, Marigny, Monnet-la-Ville, Montigny-sur-l'Ain, Ney, Pillemoine, Pont-du-Navoy and Saffloz.

This page in French: Visiter Mont-sur-Monnet


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