Vaux-sur-Poligny tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vaux-sur-Poligny: highlights and tourist information

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Vaux-sur-Poligny is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 21 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Vaux-sur-Poligny is 338 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Arbois at 9 km and Chateau-Chalon at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vaux-sur-Poligny, 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-sur-Poligny 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-sur-Poligny

Markets in and near Vaux-sur-Poligny

  • Arbois: market Friday (9km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (17km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (21km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (35km)
  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (36km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (38km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (41km)

More information about Vaux-sur-Poligny, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Vaux-sur-Poligny, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (16km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (35km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - la Seille (7km)
  • Lac de Chalain (18km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (20km)
  • Lac de Chambly (21km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (21km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (23km)
  • Lac du Fioget (23km)
  • Lac du Val (23km)
  • Lac du Vernois (24km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (25km)
  • Lac de Narlay (25km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (26km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (26km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (29km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (29km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (36km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (36km)
  • Lac des Rousses (45km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (51km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vaux-sur-Poligny

Canton: Poligny

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39800

Distance to Vaux-sur-Poligny

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 338 km

from Calais: 539 km

from Nice: 368 km

from Bordeaux: 536 km

from Strasbourg: 247 km

Getting here

Vaux-sur-Poligny 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-sur-Poligny from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barretaine, Besain, Buvilly, Chamole, Chaussenans, Miery, Plasne, Poligny and Tourmont.

This page in French: Visiter Vaux-sur-Poligny