Relans tourism and travel guide

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Visit Relans: highlights and tourist information

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Relans 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: Relans is 328 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lons-le-Saunier at 13 km and Chateau-Chalon at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Relans, 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 Relans in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Relans

Markets in and near Relans

  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (2km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (12km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (16km)
  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (20km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (20km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (22km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (29km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (35km)
  • Verdun-sur-le-Doubs: market Thursday (36km)

More information about Relans, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Relans, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (52km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (7km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (37km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - la Seille (19km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (25km)
  • Lac de Chalain (28km)
  • Lac de Chambly (30km)
  • Lac du Val (32km)
  • Lac du Vernois (36km)
  • Lac du Fioget (37km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (37km)
  • Lac de Narlay (38km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (38km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (38km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (38km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (38km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (39km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (40km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (43km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (44km)
  • Seille (Saône) (47km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (47km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (54km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (58km)
  • Col de la Faucille (62km)

Towns of Art and history

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Relans

Canton: Bletterans

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

Postcode: 39140

Distance to Relans

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

from Paris: 328 km

from Calais: 535 km

from Nice: 369 km

from Bordeaux: 513 km

from Strasbourg: 266 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bletterans, Chapelle-Voland, Commenailles, Cosges, Desnes, Froideville, Larnaud, Lombard, Nance, Quintigny, Recanoz, Ruffey-sur-Seille, Saint-Didier, Villevieux and Vincent.

This page in French: Visiter Relans