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Veria tourism and travel guide

Photo of Veria in Jura

Photo is of Lons-le-Saunier at 27 km from Veria

Visit Veria: highlights and tourist information

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Veria is situated in the Jura department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lons-le-Saunier at 27 km and Bourg-en-Bresse at 31 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Veria, 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 Veria in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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



at 27 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Lons-le-Saunier guide


at 31 km (direction south-west), in the Ain department

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

See Bourg-en-Bresse guide


Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction north-east)

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

See Baume-les-Messieurs guide


Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction north-north-east)

One of the key reasons to visit the pretty village of...

See Chateau-Chalon guide
Tournus abbey

Tournus abbey

Abbey at 41 km (direction west-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Tournus abbey guide


at 41 km (direction west-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Tournus guide


at 48 km (direction west-south-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

After exploring the pleasant town of Macon we suggest a visit to...

See Macon guide


at 49 km (direction west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

Quiet now, in the 15th century Brancion was an important...

See Brancion guide


at 57 km (direction west-north-west), in the Saone-et-Loire department

The pedestrianised town centre and cathedral will form the centre of...

See Chalon-sur-Saone guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Jura

Map of places to visit near Veria


Markets in and near Veria

  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (6km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (25km)
  • Montrevel-en-Bresse: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (27km)
  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (27km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Bourg-en-Bresse: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (31km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (33km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (34km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (36km)

More information about Veria, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Veria, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (31km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (51km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (39km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (35km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lacs d'Étival (30km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (32km)
  • Lac du Val (36km)
  • Lac de Chambly (36km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (37km)
  • Lac de Chalain (37km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (38km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (38km)
  • Seille (Saône) (38km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (38km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (38km)
  • Source - la Seille (40km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (41km)
  • Lac du Vernois (42km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (43km)
  • Lac de Narlay (43km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (43km)
  • Lac du Fioget (44km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (46km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (47km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (62km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vonnas (42km)

Geography and distances

Veria is in the east of France at 27 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Veria is 353 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Veria

Canton: Saint-Amour

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39160

Distance to Veria

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 353 km

from Calais: 564 km

from Nice: 338 km

from Bordeaux: 500 km

from Strasbourg: 294 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 Veria from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Andelot-Morval, Balanod, Champagnat, Cuiseaux, Gigny, Graye-et-Charnay, Joudes, Loisia, Louvenne, Montagna-le-Reconduit, Montrevel, Nanc-les-Saint-Amour, Nantey, Saint-Jean-d'Etreux and Thoissia.

This page in French: Visiter Veria

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