Vaux-les-Saint-Claude tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vaux-les-Saint-Claude: highlights and tourist information

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Vaux-les-Saint-Claude 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: Vaux-les-Saint-Claude is 377 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Divonne-les-Bains at 31 km and Lons-le-Saunier at 38 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vaux-les-Saint-Claude, 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 Vaux-les-Saint-Claude 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 Vaux-les-Saint-Claude

Markets in and near Vaux-les-Saint-Claude

  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (10km)
  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (12km)
  • Thoiry: market Sunday (23km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Gex: market Saturday (25km)
  • Bellegarde-sur-Valserine: market Thursday all day (28km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (29km)
  • Ferney-Voltaire: market Saturday (31km)
  • Divonne-les-Bains: market Sunday & Friday (31km)
  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (32km)

More information about Vaux-les-Saint-Claude, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Vaux-les-Saint-Claude, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Vaux-les-Saint-Claude.

Most beautiful villages in France

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National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (30km)
  • Brou Royal Monastery (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Roche-sur-Foron (54km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (17km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (45km)
  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (12km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (17km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (19km)
  • Col de la Faucille (21km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (23km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (28km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (28km)
  • Lac du Val (31km)
  • Lac des Rousses (32km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (32km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (32km)
  • Lac de Chambly (33km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (34km)
  • Lac du Vernois (34km)
  • Lac de Narlay (35km)
  • Lac de Chalain (35km)
  • Lac du Fioget (37km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (38km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (39km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vaux-les-Saint-Claude

Canton: Saint-Claude

Arrondissement: Saint-Claude

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39360

Distance to Vaux-les-Saint-Claude

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

from Paris: 377 km

from Calais: 585 km

from Nice: 318 km

from Bordeaux: 519 km

from Strasbourg: 290 km

Getting here

Vaux-les-Saint-Claude 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 Vaux-les-Saint-Claude from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chassal, Choux, Jeurre, Larrivoire, Lavancia-Epercy, Lavans-les-Saint-Claude, Lect, Martigna, Molinges, Ponthoux, Pratz, Rogna, Saint-Lupicin and Vulvoz.

This page in French: Visiter Vaux-les-Saint-Claude