Presilly tourism and travel guide

Photo of Presilly in Jura

Visit Presilly: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

Presilly is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 13 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Presilly is 352 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lons-le-Saunier at 13 km and Baume-les-Messieurs at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

You can also

Presilly, 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 Presilly 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 Presilly

Markets in and near Presilly

  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (13km)
  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (23km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (29km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (29km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (32km)
  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (33km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (34km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (34km)

More information about Presilly, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Presilly, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (48km)
  • Voltaire Chateau (52km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (30km)

Remarkable gardens

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

Sites of natural beauty

  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (15km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (18km)
  • Lac du Val (19km)
  • Lac de Chambly (19km)
  • Lac de Chalain (20km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (22km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (22km)
  • Source - la Seille (25km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (25km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (25km)
  • Lac du Vernois (25km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (26km)
  • Lac de Narlay (27km)
  • Lac du Fioget (28km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (30km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (30km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (30km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (35km)
  • Lac des Rousses (39km)
  • Col de la Faucille (39km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (45km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Presilly

Canton: Orgelet

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39270

Distance to Presilly

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 13 km

from Paris: 352 km

from Calais: 560 km

from Nice: 344 km

from Bordeaux: 515 km

from Strasbourg: 278 km

Getting here

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

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alieze, Arthenas, Beffia, Chaveria, Courbette, Dompierre-sur-Mont, Ecrille, Essia, La Tour-du-Meix, Marnezia, Merona, Moutonne, Nogna, Orgelet, Plaisia, Poids-de-Fiole, Reithouse, Rothonay, Saint-Laurent-la-Roche and Varessia.

This page in French: Visiter Presilly