Montrond tourism and travel guide

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Visit Montrond: highlights and tourist information

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Montrond is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 25 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Montrond is 346 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Arbois at 13 km and Chateau-Chalon at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montrond, 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 Montrond 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 Montrond

Markets in and near Montrond

  • Champagnole: market Saturday (8km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (12km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (25km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (34km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (41km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (42km)
  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (44km)

More information about Montrond, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Montrond, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (23km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - la Seille (11km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (14km)
  • Lac de Chalain (14km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (15km)
  • Lac du Fioget (16km)
  • Lac de Chambly (17km)
  • Lac du Vernois (17km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (17km)
  • Lac de Narlay (18km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (19km)
  • Lac du Val (19km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (20km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (20km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (24km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (24km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (30km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (33km)
  • Lac des Rousses (38km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (46km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (52km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montrond

Canton: Champagnole

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39300

Distance to Montrond

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 346 km

from Calais: 545 km

from Nice: 362 km

from Bordeaux: 542 km

from Strasbourg: 245 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ardon, Besain, Champagnole, Crotenay, Le Pasquier, Molain and Valempoulieres.

This page in French: Visiter Montrond