Septmoncel tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Divonne-les-Bains at 18 km from Septmoncel

Visit Septmoncel: highlights and tourist information

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Septmoncel is situated in the Jura department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Septmoncel in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Divonne-les-Bains at 18 km and Yvoire at 32 km.

Septmoncel, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 18 km (direction east), in the Ain department

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

See Divonne-les-Bains guide


Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction east), in the Haute-Savoie department

The village of Yvoire on the banks of Lake Geneva is extraordinarily...

See Yvoire guide


Most Beautiful Village at 43 km (direction north-west)

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

See Baume-les-Messieurs guide
Thonon les Bains

Thonon les Bains

at 43 km (direction east), in the Haute-Savoie department

Tourist activity here at Thonon-les-Bains on Lac Leman is based around the...

See Thonon les Bains guide


at 44 km (direction north-west)

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

See Lons-le-Saunier guide


Most Beautiful Village at 48 km (direction north-west)

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

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Map of places to visit near Septmoncel


Markets in and near Septmoncel

  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (4km)
  • Gex: market Saturday (12km)
  • Thoiry: market Sunday (16km)
  • Divonne-les-Bains: market Sunday & Friday (18km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (19km)
  • Ferney-Voltaire: market Saturday (20km)
  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (23km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Saint-Julien-en-Genevois: market Friday (28km)
  • Valleiry: market Sunday (29km)

More information about Septmoncel, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Septmoncel, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (20km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Roche-sur-Foron (46km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (7km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (32km)
  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (3km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (6km)
  • Col de la Faucille (8km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (17km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (18km)
  • Lac des Rousses (20km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (24km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (24km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (29km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (29km)
  • Lac du Val (30km)
  • Lac de Narlay (30km)
  • Lac du Vernois (31km)
  • Lac de Chambly (32km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (33km)
  • Lac du Fioget (33km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (34km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (35km)
  • Lac de Chalain (35km)
  • Source - la Seille (47km)
  • Cascade de la Diomaz (49km)
  • Mole (51km)
  • Col de la Colombière (60km)

Geography and distances

Septmoncel is in the east of France at 44 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Septmoncel is 384 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Septmoncel

Canton: Saint-Claude

Arrondissement: Saint-Claude

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39310

Distance to Septmoncel

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 384 km

from Calais: 590 km

from Nice: 315 km

from Bordeaux: 532 km

from Strasbourg: 282 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 Septmoncel from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avignon-les-Saint-Claude, Coiserette, Coyriere, Lajoux, Lamoura, Les Molunes, Les Moussieres, Saint-Claude and Villard-Saint-Sauveur.

This page in French: Visiter Septmoncel