Vers-en-Montagne tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vers-en-Montagne: highlights and tourist information

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Vers-en-Montagne is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 32 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Vers-en-Montagne is 350 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Salins-les-Bains at 14 km and Arbois at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vers-en-Montagne, 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 Vers-en-Montagne in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Vers-en-Montagne

Markets in and near Vers-en-Montagne

  • Champagnole: market Saturday (8km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (14km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (32km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (34km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (34km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (36km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (45km)
  • Auxonne: market Friday (58km)

More information about Vers-en-Montagne, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Vers-en-Montagne, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (29km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Joux (7km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (15km)
  • Lac du Fioget (17km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (17km)
  • Source - la Seille (18km)
  • Lac de Chalain (19km)
  • Lac du Vernois (19km)
  • Lac de Narlay (19km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (21km)
  • Lac de Chambly (21km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (21km)
  • Lac du Val (22km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (24km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (26km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (26km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (32km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (36km)
  • Lac des Rousses (37km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (46km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (46km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vers-en-Montagne

Canton: Champagnole

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39300

Distance to Vers-en-Montagne

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 350 km

from Calais: 547 km

from Nice: 362 km

from Bordeaux: 549 km

from Strasbourg: 240 km

Getting here

Vers-en-Montagne 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 Vers-en-Montagne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Andelot-en-Montagne, Ardon, Chapois, Charency, Le Larderet, Le Latet, Le Pasquier, Les Nans, Mournans-Charbonny, Moutoux, Pont-d'Hery, Saint-Germain-en-Montagne, Supt, Valempoulieres and Vannoz.

This page in French: Visiter Vers-en-Montagne