Montmorot tourism and travel guide

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Visit Montmorot: highlights and tourist information

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Montmorot is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 2 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Montmorot is 340 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lons-le-Saunier at 2 km and Baume-les-Messieurs at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montmorot, 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 Montmorot 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 Montmorot

Markets in and near Montmorot

  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (1km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (24km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (24km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (30km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (30km)
  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (30km)
  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (31km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (31km)

More information about Montmorot, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Montmorot, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (9km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (15km)
  • Source - la Seille (16km)
  • Lac de Chalain (20km)
  • Lac de Chambly (21km)
  • Lac du Val (22km)
  • Lac du Vernois (27km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (28km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (28km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (28km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (28km)
  • Lac du Fioget (29km)
  • Lac de Narlay (29km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (30km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (31km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (32km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (33km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (40km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (42km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (46km)
  • Lac des Rousses (47km)
  • Col de la Faucille (50km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montmorot

Canton: Lons-le-Saunier-Nord

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39570

Distance to Montmorot

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 2 km

from Paris: 340 km

from Calais: 546 km

from Nice: 357 km

from Bordeaux: 516 km

from Strasbourg: 270 km

Getting here

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

We have 26 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cesancey, Chille, Chilly-le-Vignoble, Conliege, Courbouzon, Courlans, Courlaoux, Frebuans, Geruge, Gevingey, Lavigny, Le Pin, Lons-le-Saunier, Macornay, Messia-sur-Sorne, Moiron, Montaigu, Montain, Pannessieres, Perrigny, Plainoiseau, Revigny, Saint-Didier, Trenal, Vernantois and Villeneuve-sous-Pymont.

This page in French: Visiter Montmorot