Valempoulieres tourism and travel guide

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Visit Valempoulieres: highlights and tourist information

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Valempoulieres is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 29 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Valempoulieres is 346 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Arbois at 11 km and Salins-les-Bains at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Valempoulieres, 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 Valempoulieres in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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


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Map of places to visit near Valempoulieres

Markets in and near Valempoulieres

  • Champagnole: market Saturday (10km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (11km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (29km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (33km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (36km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (38km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (41km)
  • Auxonne: market Friday (54km)

More information about Valempoulieres, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Valempoulieres, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (26km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Joux (10km)
  • Source - la Seille (15km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (17km)
  • Lac de Chalain (18km)
  • Lac du Fioget (18km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (19km)
  • Lac du Vernois (20km)
  • Lac de Chambly (21km)
  • Lac de Narlay (21km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (22km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (22km)
  • Lac du Val (23km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (23km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (27km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (27km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (33km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (36km)
  • Lac des Rousses (40km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (47km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Valempoulieres

Canton: Champagnole

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39300

Distance to Valempoulieres

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 346 km

from Calais: 544 km

from Nice: 364 km

from Bordeaux: 546 km

from Strasbourg: 241 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Andelot-en-Montagne, Ardon, Besain, La Chatelaine, Le Latet, Le Pasquier, Les Planches-Pres-Arbois, Molain, Montrond, Moutoux, Pont-d'Hery, Saint-Germain-en-Montagne and Vers-en-Montagne.

This page in French: Visiter Valempoulieres