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Uxelles tourism and travel guide

Photo of Uxelles in Jura

Photo is of Baume-les-Messieurs at 16 km from Uxelles

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Visit Uxelles: highlights and tourist information

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Uxelles is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 20 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Uxelles is 359 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Baume-les-Messieurs at 16 km and Lons-le-Saunier at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Uxelles, 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 Uxelles 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 Uxelles

Markets in and near Uxelles

  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (18km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (20km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (20km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (25km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (33km)
  • Gex: market Saturday (36km)
  • Divonne-les-Bains: market Sunday & Friday (38km)
  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (39km)

More information about Uxelles, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Uxelles, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (46km)
  • Brou Royal Monastery (62km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (22km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (26km)
  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac du Val (3km)
  • Lac de Chambly (5km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (7km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (7km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (7km)
  • Lac de Chalain (8km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (9km)
  • Lac du Vernois (9km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (10km)
  • Lac de Narlay (10km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (11km)
  • Lac du Fioget (11km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (12km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (13km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (14km)
  • Source - la Seille (19km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (25km)
  • Lac des Rousses (25km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (27km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (31km)
  • Col de la Faucille (31km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Uxelles

Canton: Clairvaux-les-Lacs

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39130

Distance to Uxelles

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 359 km

from Calais: 563 km

from Nice: 343 km

from Bordeaux: 532 km

from Strasbourg: 265 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boissia, Bonlieu, Charcier, Charezier, Chevrotaine, Clairvaux-les-Lacs, Cogna, Denezieres, Doucier, Hautecour, La Frasnee, Menetrux-en-Joux, Saint-Maurice-Crillat, Saugeot, Songeson and Vertamboz.

This page in French: Visiter Uxelles

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