Sidebar Menu

Saint-Germain-les-Arlay tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Germain-les-Arlay in Jura

Photo is of Chateau-Chalon at 5 km from Saint-Germain-les-Arlay

Visit Saint-Germain-les-Arlay: highlights and tourist information

To Visit Attractions

Saint-Germain-les-Arlay is situated in the Jura department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau-Chalon at 5 km and Baume-les-Messieurs at 9 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saint-Germain-les-Arlay, 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-les-Arlay in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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



Most Beautiful Village at 5 km (direction east)

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

See Chateau-Chalon guide


Most Beautiful Village at 9 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Baume-les-Messieurs guide


at 9 km (direction south)

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

See Lons-le-Saunier guide


at 23 km (direction north-east)

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

See Arbois guide


at 32 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Salins-les-Bains guide
Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 35 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


at 37 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Dole guide
Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 53 km (direction north-east), in the Doubs department

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

See Chateau de Cleron guide
Tournus abbey

Tournus abbey

Abbey at 54 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


at 54 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


at 59 km (direction east-north-east), in the Doubs department

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

See Ornans guide


at 62 km (direction west-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


at 63 km (direction 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 Saint-Germain-les-Arlay


Markets in and near Saint-Germain-les-Arlay

  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (9km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (23km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (24km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (26km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (27km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (29km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (29km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (37km)

Hotels near Saint-Germain-les-Arlay

More information about Saint-Germain-les-Arlay, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Saint-Germain-les-Arlay, France

What to do at Saint-Germain-les-Arlay? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Germain-les-Arlay.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (2km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (37km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - la Seille (10km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (18km)
  • Lac de Chalain (20km)
  • Lac de Chambly (23km)
  • Lac du Val (24km)
  • Lac du Vernois (28km)
  • Lac du Fioget (29km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (30km)
  • Lac de Narlay (30km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (30km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (31km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (31km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (31km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (31km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (34km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (35km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (37km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (49km)
  • Lac des Rousses (50km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (52km)
  • Col de la Faucille (56km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Saint-Germain-les-Arlay is in the east of France at 9 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Saint-Germain-les-Arlay is 334 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Germain-les-Arlay

Canton: Voiteur

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39210

Distance to Saint-Germain-les-Arlay

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

from Paris: 334 km

from Calais: 539 km

from Nice: 365 km

from Bordeaux: 521 km

from Strasbourg: 261 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 Saint-Germain-les-Arlay from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 24 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arlay, Brery, Chateau-Chalon, Domblans, Froideville, Frontenay, Lavigny, Le Louverot, Le Pin, Le Vernois, Lombard, Mantry, Menetru-le-Vignoble, Montain, Nevy-sur-Seille, Passenans, Plainoiseau, Quintigny, Recanoz, Ruffey-sur-Seille, Saint-Didier, Saint-Lamain, Vincent and Voiteur.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Germain-les-Arlay

Back To Top