Pont-de-Poitte tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pont-de-Poitte: highlights and tourist information

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Pont-de-Poitte is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 15 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Pont-de-Poitte is 355 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Baume-les-Messieurs at 14 km and Lons-le-Saunier at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pont-de-Poitte, 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 Pont-de-Poitte 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 Pont-de-Poitte

Markets in and near Pont-de-Poitte

  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (15km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (24km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (26km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (26km)
  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (32km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (35km)
  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (36km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (36km)

More information about Pont-de-Poitte, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Pont-de-Poitte, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (49km)
  • Brou Royal Monastery (55km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (25km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (23km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (7km)
  • Lac du Val (10km)
  • Lac de Chambly (11km)
  • Lac de Chalain (12km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (12km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (14km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (14km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (16km)
  • Lac du Vernois (16km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (18km)
  • Lac de Narlay (18km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (18km)
  • Lac du Fioget (19km)
  • Source - la Seille (20km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (21km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (21km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (27km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (31km)
  • Lac des Rousses (32km)
  • Col de la Faucille (35km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (37km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pont-de-Poitte

Canton: Clairvaux-les-Lacs

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39130

Distance to Pont-de-Poitte

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 355 km

from Calais: 561 km

from Nice: 344 km

from Bordeaux: 524 km

from Strasbourg: 270 km

Getting here

Pont-de-Poitte 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 Pont-de-Poitte from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baresia-sur-l'Ain, Blye, Boissia, Charcier, Charezier, Clairvaux-les-Lacs, Cogna, Hautecour, Largillay-Marsonnay, Marnezia, Merona, Mesnois, Nogna, Patornay, Plaisia, Poids-de-Fiole, Publy, Soucia, Thoiria and Vertamboz.

This page in French: Visiter Pont-de-Poitte