Valfin-sur-Valouse tourism and travel guide

Photo of Valfin-sur-Valouse in Jura

Photo is of Bourg-en-Bresse at 29 km from Valfin-sur-Valouse

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Valfin-sur-Valouse 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 Valfin-sur-Valouse in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Bourg-en-Bresse at 29 km and Lons-le-Saunier at 34 km.

Valfin-sur-Valouse, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 29 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ain department

As well as exploring the cathedral and town centre of Bourg-en-Bresse, allow time to...

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at 34 km (direction west-south-west)

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

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Most Beautiful Village at 39 km (direction north-north-east)

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

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Most Beautiful Village at 44 km (direction north-north-east)

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

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at 48 km (direction east), in the Ain department

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

See Divonne-les-Bains guide
Tournus abbey

Tournus abbey

Abbey at 51 km (direction west-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The abbey at Tournus is a 12th century abbey in roman style with a...

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at 52 km (direction west-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The Abbey of Saint-Philibert is the highlight in Tournus, but you will also discover...

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at 57 km (direction south-west), in the Ain department

The Dombes, with thousands of small lakes, is perfect for fishing and bird-watching...

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Map of places to visit near Valfin-sur-Valouse


Markets in and near Valfin-sur-Valouse

  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (15km)
  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (15km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (26km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Bourg-en-Bresse: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (29km)
  • Montrevel-en-Bresse: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Poncin: market Monday (33km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (34km)
  • Bellegarde-sur-Valserine: market Thursday all day (37km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (37km)

More information about Valfin-sur-Valouse, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Valfin-sur-Valouse, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (29km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (51km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (32km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lacs d'Étival (27km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (29km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (35km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (35km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (36km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (36km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (36km)
  • Lac du Val (36km)
  • Lac de Chambly (38km)
  • Col de la Faucille (38km)
  • Lac de Chalain (39km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (41km)
  • Lac du Vernois (42km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (42km)
  • Lac de Narlay (43km)
  • Lac du Fioget (44km)
  • Source - la Seille (46km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (46km)
  • Lac des Rousses (46km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (47km)
  • Seille (Saône) (47km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (47km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vonnas (44km)

Geography and distances

Valfin-sur-Valouse is in the east of France at 34 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Valfin-sur-Valouse is 365 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Valfin-sur-Valouse

Canton: Arinthod

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39240

Distance to Valfin-sur-Valouse

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 365 km

from Calais: 576 km

from Nice: 327 km

from Bordeaux: 504 km

from Strasbourg: 298 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 Valfin-sur-Valouse from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arinthod, Cezia, Charnod, Chemilla, Chisseria, Dessia, Dramelay, Genod, La Boissiere, Lains, Lavans-sur-Valouse, Louvenne, Montagna-le-Templier, Montrevel, Saint-Hymetiere, Saint-Julien, Villeneuve-les-Charnod and Vosbles.

This page in French: Visiter Valfin-sur-Valouse