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Montbarrey tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montbarrey in Jura

Photo is of Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans at 11 km from Montbarrey

Visit Montbarrey: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans at 11 km and Dole at 14 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Montbarrey, 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 Montbarrey in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 11 km (direction east), in the Doubs department

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

See Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans guide
Dole

Dole

at 14 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Dole guide
Arbois

Arbois

at 17 km (direction south-east)

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

See Arbois guide
Salins-les-Bains

Salins-les-Bains

at 20 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Salins-les-Bains guide
 
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Pesmes

Pesmes

Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction north-north-west), in the Haute-Saone department

The quaint village of Pesmes is one of the prettiest in Franche-Comté...

See Pesmes guide
Chateau-Chalon

Chateau-Chalon

Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction south)

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

See Chateau-Chalon guide
Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 32 km (direction east), in the Doubs department

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

See Chateau de Cleron guide
Baume-les-Messieurs

Baume-les-Messieurs

Most Beautiful Village at 35 km (direction south)

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

See Baume-les-Messieurs guide
Besancon

Besancon

at 38 km (direction east-north-east), in the Doubs department

The citadel, cathedral and some impressive 16th century townhouses are...

See Besancon guide
Lons-le-Saunier

Lons-le-Saunier

at 39 km (direction south-south-west)

Lons-le-Saunier is a traditional local town of the Franche-Comté...

See Lons-le-Saunier guide
Ornans

Ornans

at 39 km (direction east), in the Doubs department

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

See Ornans guide
Lods

Lods

Most Beautiful Village at 46 km (direction east), in the Doubs department

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

See Lods guide
Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

at 48 km (direction east), in the Doubs department

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

See Mouthier-Haute-Pierre guide
Dijon

Dijon

at 56 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cote d'Or department

There is a remarkable range of interesting historic sites in Dijon,...

See Dijon guide

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

Map of places to visit near Montbarrey

 
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Markets in and near Montbarrey

  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (14km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (17km)
  • Auxonne: market Friday (27km)
  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (32km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (34km)
  • Pontailler-sur-Saone: market Saturday (36km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (37km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (37km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (38km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (39km)

More information about Montbarrey, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Montbarrey, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin à la Faulx (14km)
  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (30km)
  • Jardin du château du Talmay (40km)
  • Château d'Arcelot (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - la Seille (29km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (34km)
  • Lac de Chalain (41km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (42km)
  • Lac de Chambly (44km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (44km)
  • Lac du Fioget (45km)
  • Lac du Vernois (46km)
  • Lac du Val (46km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (46km)
  • Lac de Narlay (47km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (48km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Quetigny (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (38km)
 
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Geography and distances

Montbarrey is in the east of France at 39 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Montbarrey is 319 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Montbarrey

Canton: Montbarrey

Arrondissement: Dole

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39380

Distance to Montbarrey

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 319 km

from Calais: 517 km

from Nice: 390 km

from Bordeaux: 538 km

from Strasbourg: 234 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 Montbarrey from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Augerans, Bans, Belmont, Chamblay, Chatelay, Germigney, La Loye, La Vieille-Loye, Mont-sous-Vaudrey, Ounans, Santans and Vaudrey.

This page in French: Visiter Montbarrey

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