Mournans-Charbonny tourism and travel guide

Photo of Mournans-Charbonny in Jura

Photo is of Salins-les-Bains at 20 km from Mournans-Charbonny

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Mournans-Charbonny in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Salins-les-Bains at 20 km and Arbois at 21 km.

Mournans-Charbonny, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 20 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Salins-les-Bains guide


at 21 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Arbois guide


Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction west-south-west)

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

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Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction west)

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

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Chateau de Joux

Chateau de Joux

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

The Chateau de Joux is an imposing clifftop castle with a 1000...

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

Pontarlier is usually visited as part of a trip to enjoy the...

See Pontarlier guide
Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 32 km (direction north-west), in the Doubs department

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

See Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans guide


at 35 km (direction west-south-west)

Lons-le-Saunier is a traditional local town of the Franche-Comté region, well placed...

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Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 35 km (direction north-north-east), in the Doubs department

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

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Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction north-east), in the Doubs department

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

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at 37 km (direction north-east), in the Doubs department

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

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

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

See Ornans guide


at 48 km (direction south-south-east), in the Ain department

A pleasant 19th century spa town, Divonne-les-Bains also now has a leisure...

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at 51 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Dole guide

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Markets in and near Mournans-Charbonny

  • Champagnole: market Saturday (7km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (21km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (29km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (31km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (35km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (41km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (45km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (51km)

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Tourist attractions near Mournans-Charbonny, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (34km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Joux (7km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (11km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (13km)
  • Lac du Fioget (14km)
  • Lac de Narlay (16km)
  • Lac du Vernois (16km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (17km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (18km)
  • Lac de Chalain (19km)
  • Lac de Chambly (20km)
  • Lac du Val (21km)
  • Source - la Seille (22km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (23km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (23km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (24km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (28km)
  • Lac des Rousses (32km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (33km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (43km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (44km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (44km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (47km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (53km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Mournans-Charbonny is in the east of France at 35 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Mournans-Charbonny is 356 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Mournans-Charbonny

Canton: Nozeroy

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39250

Distance to Mournans-Charbonny

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 356 km

from Calais: 553 km

from Nice: 356 km

from Bordeaux: 552 km

from Strasbourg: 240 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 Mournans-Charbonny from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 29 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Billecul, Bourg-de-Sirod, Champagnole, Charency, Cize, Conte, Doye, Equevillon, Esserval-Combe, Esserval-Tartre, Gillois, La Faviere, Le Larderet, Le Latet, Le Pasquier, Lent, Les Nans, Mieges, Moutoux, Nozeroy, Onglieres, Plenise, Plenisette, Rix, Saint-Germain-en-Montagne, Sapois, Sirod, Vannoz and Vers-en-Montagne.

This page in French: Visiter Mournans-Charbonny