Thesy tourism and travel guide

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Visit Thesy: highlights and tourist information

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Thesy is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 38 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Thesy is 343 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Salins-les-Bains at 5 km and Arbois at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Thesy, 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 Thesy 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 Thesy

Markets in and near Thesy

  • Arbois: market Friday (11km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (19km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (33km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (37km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (38km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (39km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (40km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (40km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (44km)

More information about Thesy, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Thesy, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (34km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (38km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Joux (10km)
  • Source - la Seille (24km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (26km)
  • Lac du Fioget (28km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (28km)
  • Lac de Chalain (29km)
  • Lac du Vernois (30km)
  • Lac de Narlay (30km)
  • Lac de Chambly (31km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (31km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (32km)
  • Lac du Val (33km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (33km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (36km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (36km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (37km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (42km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (36km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Thesy

Canton: Salins-les-Bains

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39110

Distance to Thesy

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 343 km

from Calais: 538 km

from Nice: 372 km

from Bordeaux: 553 km

from Strasbourg: 231 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Abergement-les-Thesy, Aresches, Bracon, Cernans, Chaux-Champagny, Chilly-sur-Salins, Clucy, Dournon, Geraise, Ivory, Lemuy, Montmarlon, Pont-d'Hery, Sainte-Anne, Saizenay and Salins-les-Bains.

This page in French: Visiter Thesy