Mouchard tourism and travel guide

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Visit Mouchard: highlights and tourist information

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Mouchard 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: Mouchard is 331 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans at 7 km and Salins-les-Bains at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Mouchard, 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 Mouchard 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 Mouchard

Markets in and near Mouchard

  • Arbois: market Friday (8km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (27km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (27km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (34km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (36km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (38km)
  • Auxonne: market Friday (39km)
  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (42km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (43km)

More information about Mouchard, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Mouchard, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin à la Faulx (27km)
  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (31km)
  • Jardin du château du Talmay (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Joux (21km)
  • Source - la Seille (24km)
  • Lac de Chalain (33km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (34km)
  • Lac du Fioget (35km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (36km)
  • Lac de Chambly (36km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (37km)
  • Lac du Vernois (37km)
  • Lac de Narlay (38km)
  • Lac du Val (38km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (39km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (39km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (41km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (43km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (34km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Mouchard

Canton: Villers-Farlay

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39330

Distance to Mouchard

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

from Paris: 331 km

from Calais: 528 km

from Nice: 381 km

from Bordeaux: 547 km

from Strasbourg: 231 km

Getting here

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

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aiglepierre, Chissey-sur-Loue, Cramans, Ecleux, Grange-de-Vaivre, La Chapelle-sur-Furieuse, Les Arsures, Marnoz, Montigny-les-Arsures, Pagnoz, Port-Lesney, Pretin, Rennes-sur-Loue, Saint-Cyr-Montmalin, Saint-Thiebaud, Villeneuve-d'Aval, Villers-Farlay and Villette-les-Arbois.

This page in French: Visiter Mouchard