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Thoirette tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Bourg-en-Bresse at 25 km from Thoirette

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Visit Thoirette: highlights and tourist information

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Thoirette is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 45 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Thoirette is 374 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bourg-en-Bresse at 25 km and Lons-le-Saunier at 45 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Thoirette, 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 Thoirette 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 Thoirette


Markets in and near Thoirette

  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (9km)
  • Poncin: market Monday (23km)
  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (23km)
  • Bourg-en-Bresse: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (25km)
  • Bellegarde-sur-Valserine: market Thursday all day (28km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (28km)
  • Pont-d'Ain: market Saturday (29km)
  • Montrevel-en-Bresse: market Tuesday (32km)
  • Hauteville-Lompnes: market Saturday (33km)
  • Thoiry: market Sunday (35km)

More information about Thoirette, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Thoirette, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (25km)
  • Voltaire Chateau (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (47km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (35km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (31km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (33km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (37km)
  • Col de la Faucille (39km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (41km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (44km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (44km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (44km)
  • Lac du Val (45km)
  • Lac de Chambly (47km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (48km)
  • Lac de Chalain (49km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (50km)
  • Lac du Vernois (50km)
  • Lac des Rousses (50km)
  • Lac de Narlay (51km)
  • Lac du Fioget (53km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (54km)
  • Gorges du Fier (56km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vonnas (42km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Thoirette

Canton: Arinthod

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39240

Distance to Thoirette

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 374 km

from Calais: 586 km

from Nice: 316 km

from Bordeaux: 502 km

from Strasbourg: 307 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aromas, Coisia, Cornod, Corveissiat, Groissiat, Izernore, Matafelon-Granges, Samognat and Sonthonnax-la-Montagne.

This page in French: Visiter Thoirette

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