Onglieres tourism and travel guide

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Visit Onglieres: highlights and tourist information

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Onglieres is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 37 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Onglieres is 357 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Salins-les-Bains at 19 km and Arbois at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Onglieres, 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 Onglieres 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 Onglieres

Markets in and near Onglieres

  • Champagnole: market Saturday (10km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (22km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (28km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (30km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (38km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (43km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (52km)
  • Evian-les-Bains: market Friday (63km)

More information about Onglieres, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Onglieres, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (36km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Joux (5km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (14km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (16km)
  • Lac du Fioget (16km)
  • Lac de Narlay (19km)
  • Lac du Vernois (19km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (20km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (21km)
  • Lac de Chalain (22km)
  • Lac de Chambly (23km)
  • Lac du Val (24km)
  • Source - la Seille (25km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (25km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (25km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (27km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (30km)
  • Lac des Rousses (33km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (36km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (41km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (44km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (45km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (46km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Onglieres

Canton: Nozeroy

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39250

Distance to Onglieres

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 357 km

from Calais: 553 km

from Nice: 358 km

from Bordeaux: 555 km

from Strasbourg: 238 km

Getting here

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

We have 26 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Billecul, Censeau, Chapois, Charency, Conte, Cuvier, Doye, Equevillon, Esserval-Combe, Esserval-Tartre, La Faviere, Le Larderet, Le Latet, Lent, Les Nans, Longcochon, Mieges, Molpre, Mournans-Charbonny, Moutoux, Nozeroy, Plenise, Plenisette, Rix, Saint-Germain-en-Montagne and Sapois.

This page in French: Visiter Onglieres