Pratz tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pratz: highlights and tourist information

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Pratz 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: Pratz is 376 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Divonne-les-Bains at 29 km and Lons-le-Saunier at 37 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pratz, 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 Pratz 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 Pratz

Markets in and near Pratz

  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (8km)
  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (15km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Thoiry: market Sunday (23km)
  • Gex: market Saturday (24km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (26km)
  • Divonne-les-Bains: market Sunday & Friday (29km)
  • Bellegarde-sur-Valserine: market Thursday all day (30km)
  • Ferney-Voltaire: market Saturday (30km)
  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (32km)

More information about Pratz, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Pratz, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

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National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (30km)
  • Brou Royal Monastery (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Roche-sur-Foron (55km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (14km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (44km)
  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (11km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (15km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (17km)
  • Col de la Faucille (20km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (21km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (25km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (25km)
  • Lac du Val (28km)
  • Lac des Rousses (29km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (30km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (30km)
  • Lac de Chambly (30km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (31km)
  • Lac du Vernois (32km)
  • Lac de Narlay (32km)
  • Lac de Chalain (33km)
  • Lac du Fioget (34km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (35km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (37km)
  • Source - la Seille (43km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pratz

Canton: Moirans-en-Montagne

Arrondissement: Saint-Claude

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39170

Distance to Pratz

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

from Paris: 376 km

from Calais: 584 km

from Nice: 320 km

from Bordeaux: 522 km

from Strasbourg: 287 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chassal, Coiserette, Cuttura, Jeurre, Larrivoire, Lavans-les-Saint-Claude, Martigna, Moirans-en-Montagne, Molinges, Ponthoux, Ravilloles, Rogna, Saint-Lupicin, Vaux-les-Saint-Claude, Villards-d'Heria and Vulvoz.

This page in French: Visiter Pratz