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Ruffey-sur-Seille tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ruffey-sur-Seille in Jura

Photo is of Lons-le-Saunier at 9 km from Ruffey-sur-Seille

Visit Ruffey-sur-Seille: highlights and tourist information

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Ruffey-sur-Seille is situated in the Jura department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lons-le-Saunier at 9 km and Chateau-Chalon at 10 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Ruffey-sur-Seille, 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 Ruffey-sur-Seille in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

Lons-le-Saunier

Lons-le-Saunier

at 9 km (direction south-east)

Lons-le-Saunier is a traditional local town of the Franche-Comté region, well placed...

See Lons-le-Saunier guide
Chateau-Chalon

Chateau-Chalon

Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction east)

One of the key reasons to visit the pretty village of Chateau-Chalon...

See Chateau-Chalon guide
Baume-les-Messieurs

Baume-les-Messieurs

Most Beautiful Village at 12 km (direction east-south-east)

The attractive village of Baume-les-Messieurs is surrounded by cliffs and steep wooded...

See Baume-les-Messieurs guide
Arbois

Arbois

at 28 km (direction east-north-east)

After exploring the old town centre in Arbois you can visit the...

See Arbois guide
 
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Salins-les-Bains

Salins-les-Bains

at 37 km (direction east-north-east)

The salt mines at Salins-les-Bains operated from the 13th - 20th century...

See Salins-les-Bains guide
Dole

Dole

at 39 km (direction east-north-east)

The Collegiale Church that dominates the town skyline is the principal attraction...

See Dole guide
Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 39 km (direction north-east), in the Doubs department

The Royal Saltworks at Arc-et-Senans is an entire factory and living spaces...

See Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans guide
Tournus abbey

Tournus abbey

Abbey at 49 km (direction west-south-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The abbey at Tournus is a 12th century abbey in roman style...

See Tournus abbey guide
Tournus

Tournus

at 49 km (direction west-south-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The Abbey of Saint-Philibert is the highlight in Tournus, but you will...

See Tournus guide
Chalon-sur-Saone

Chalon-sur-Saone

at 49 km (direction west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The pedestrianised town centre and cathedral will form the centre of your...

See Chalon-sur-Saone guide
Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 57 km (direction east-north-east), in the Doubs department

The gardens of the Chateau de Cleron can be seen next to...

See Chateau de Cleron guide
Nuits-Saint-Georges

Nuits-Saint-Georges

at 61 km (direction north-west), in the Cote d'Or department

A quiet town, Nuits-Saint-Georges wil be part of your tour of the...

See Nuits-Saint-Georges guide
Ornans

Ornans

at 64 km (direction east-north-east), in the Doubs department

The highlight of your visit to Ornans is the section along the...

See Ornans guide
Divonne-les-Bains

Divonne-les-Bains

at 65 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ain department

A pleasant 19th century spa town, Divonne-les-Bains also now has a leisure...

See Divonne-les-Bains guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Jura

Map of places to visit near Ruffey-sur-Seille

 
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Markets in and near Ruffey-sur-Seille

  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (4km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (8km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (19km)
  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (24km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (24km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (25km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (27km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (31km)
  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (36km)

Hotels near Ruffey-sur-Seille

More information about Ruffey-sur-Seille, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Ruffey-sur-Seille, France

What to do at Ruffey-sur-Seille? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Ruffey-sur-Seille.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (48km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (4km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - la Seille (15km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (21km)
  • Lac de Chalain (24km)
  • Lac de Chambly (26km)
  • Lac du Val (27km)
  • Lac du Vernois (32km)
  • Lac du Fioget (33km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (33km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (34km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (34km)
  • Lac de Narlay (34km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (34km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (34km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (35km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (35km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (39km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (40km)
  • Seille (Saône) (49km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (49km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (50km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (53km)
  • Col de la Faucille (57km)

Towns of Art and history

 
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Geography and distances

Ruffey-sur-Seille is in the east of France at 9 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Ruffey-sur-Seille is 332 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Ruffey-sur-Seille

Canton: Bletterans

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39140

Distance to Ruffey-sur-Seille

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 9 km

from Paris: 332 km

from Calais: 538 km

from Nice: 365 km

from Bordeaux: 516 km

from Strasbourg: 265 km

Getting here

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 Ruffey-sur-Seille from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arlay, Bletterans, Chille, Desnes, Larnaud, Le Pin, Lombard, Nance, Plainoiseau, Quintigny, Relans, Saint-Didier, Saint-Germain-les-Arlay, Villeneuve-sous-Pymont, Villevieux and Vincent.

This page in French: Visiter Ruffey-sur-Seille

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