Saint-Germain-en-Montagne tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Germain-en-Montagne: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Germain-en-Montagne is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 32 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Saint-Germain-en-Montagne is 354 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Salins-les-Bains at 19 km and Arbois at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Germain-en-Montagne, 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 Saint-Germain-en-Montagne 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 Saint-Germain-en-Montagne

Markets in and near Saint-Germain-en-Montagne

  • Champagnole: market Saturday (4km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (19km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (29km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (32km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (34km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (38km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (44km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (49km)

More information about Saint-Germain-en-Montagne, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Saint-Germain-en-Montagne, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Germain-en-Montagne.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (31km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Joux (8km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (11km)
  • Lac du Fioget (13km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (13km)
  • Lac du Vernois (15km)
  • Lac de Narlay (15km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (16km)
  • Lac de Chalain (16km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (17km)
  • Lac de Chambly (18km)
  • Source - la Seille (19km)
  • Lac du Val (19km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (22km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (22km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (22km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (28km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (32km)
  • Lac des Rousses (33km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (43km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (43km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (46km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (48km)

Towns of Art and history

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Germain-en-Montagne

Canton: Champagnole

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39300

Distance to Saint-Germain-en-Montagne

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 354 km

from Calais: 552 km

from Nice: 357 km

from Bordeaux: 549 km

from Strasbourg: 242 km

Getting here

Saint-Germain-en-Montagne 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 Saint-Germain-en-Montagne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 23 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ardon, Bourg-de-Sirod, Champagnole, Charency, Cize, Conte, Doye, Equevillon, Gillois, Le Larderet, Le Latet, Le Pasquier, Lent, Les Nans, Mournans-Charbonny, Moutoux, Ney, Onglieres, Sapois, Sirod, Valempoulieres, Vannoz and Vers-en-Montagne.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Germain-en-Montagne