Montmarlon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Montmarlon: highlights and tourist information

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Montmarlon is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 38 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Montmarlon is 348 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Salins-les-Bains at 10 km and Arbois at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montmarlon, 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 Montmarlon 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 Montmarlon

Markets in and near Montmarlon

  • Arbois: market Friday (15km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (15km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (30km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (37km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (39km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (40km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (41km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (42km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (43km)

More information about Montmarlon, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Montmarlon, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (35km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Joux (5km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (22km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (24km)
  • Lac du Fioget (24km)
  • Source - la Seille (24km)
  • Lac du Vernois (26km)
  • Lac de Narlay (26km)
  • Lac de Chalain (26km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (27km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (28km)
  • Lac de Chambly (28km)
  • Lac du Val (30km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (31km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (33km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (33km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (39km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (39km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (40km)
  • Lac des Rousses (42km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (43km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (40km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montmarlon

Canton: Salins-les-Bains

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39110

Distance to Montmarlon

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 348 km

from Calais: 543 km

from Nice: 367 km

from Bordeaux: 554 km

from Strasbourg: 232 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Abergement-les-Thesy, Andelot-en-Montagne, Arc-sous-Montenot, Aresches, Chapois, Chaux-Champagny, Lemuy, Pont-d'Hery, Supt and Thesy.

This page in French: Visiter Montmarlon