Saugeot tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saugeot: highlights and tourist information

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Saugeot is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 23 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Saugeot is 361 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Baume-les-Messieurs at 18 km and Lons-le-Saunier at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saugeot, 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 Saugeot 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 Saugeot

Markets in and near Saugeot

  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (7km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (17km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (17km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (23km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (24km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (33km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (34km)
  • Gex: market Saturday (34km)
  • Divonne-les-Bains: market Sunday & Friday (36km)
  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (40km)

More information about Saugeot, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Saugeot, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (21km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (28km)
  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac du Val (3km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (4km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (4km)
  • Lac de Chambly (5km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (6km)
  • Lac du Vernois (7km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (7km)
  • Lac de Narlay (8km)
  • Lac de Chalain (8km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (9km)
  • Lac du Fioget (9km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (10km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (11km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (11km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (12km)
  • Source - la Seille (21km)
  • Lac des Rousses (23km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (24km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (26km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (29km)
  • Col de la Faucille (30km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saugeot

Canton: Saint-Laurent-en-Grandvaux

Arrondissement: Saint-Claude

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39130

Distance to Saugeot

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 361 km

from Calais: 564 km

from Nice: 341 km

from Bordeaux: 534 km

from Strasbourg: 263 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bonlieu, Charcier, Cogna, Denezieres, Doucier, Hautecour, La Chaux-du-Dombief, La Frasnee, Le Frasnois, Menetrux-en-Joux, Saint-Maurice-Crillat, Songeson and Uxelles.

This page in French: Visiter Saugeot