Pillemoine tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pillemoine: highlights and tourist information

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Pillemoine is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 27 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Pillemoine is 358 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Baume-les-Messieurs at 20 km and Chateau-Chalon at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pillemoine, 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 Pillemoine 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 Pillemoine

Markets in and near Pillemoine

  • Champagnole: market Saturday (5km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (22km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (25km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (27km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (35km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (35km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (41km)
  • Gex: market Saturday (42km)

More information about Pillemoine, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Pillemoine, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (30km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (29km)
  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (49km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de la Billaude (3km)
  • Lac du Fioget (4km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (5km)
  • Lac du Vernois (6km)
  • Lac de Narlay (6km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (8km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (8km)
  • Lac de Chalain (9km)
  • Lac de Chambly (10km)
  • Lac du Val (11km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (13km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (13km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (15km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (17km)
  • Source - la Seille (18km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (19km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (23km)
  • Lac des Rousses (26km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (34km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (34km)
  • Col de la Faucille (38km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (53km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pillemoine

Canton: Champagnole

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39300

Distance to Pillemoine

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 358 km

from Calais: 558 km

from Nice: 350 km

from Bordeaux: 544 km

from Strasbourg: 251 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bourg-de-Sirod, Champagnole, Chatelneuf, Chaux-Des-Crotenay, Chevrotaine, Cize, Crans, Le Vaudioux, Lent, Loulle, Mont-sur-Monnet, Ney, Saffloz, Sapois and Syam.

This page in French: Visiter Pillemoine