Villard-Saint-Sauveur tourism and travel guide

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Visit Villard-Saint-Sauveur: highlights and tourist information

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Villard-Saint-Sauveur is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 42 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Villard-Saint-Sauveur is 382 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Divonne-les-Bains at 22 km and Yvoire at 36 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Villard-Saint-Sauveur, 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 Villard-Saint-Sauveur 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 Villard-Saint-Sauveur

Markets in and near Villard-Saint-Sauveur

  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (3km)
  • Gex: market Saturday (16km)
  • Thoiry: market Sunday (17km)
  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (19km)
  • Divonne-les-Bains: market Sunday & Friday (21km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (22km)
  • Ferney-Voltaire: market Saturday (22km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Bellegarde-sur-Valserine: market Thursday all day (28km)
  • Valleiry: market Sunday (29km)

More information about Villard-Saint-Sauveur, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Villard-Saint-Sauveur, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

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National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (22km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Roche-sur-Foron (48km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (9km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (36km)
  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (4km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (10km)
  • Col de la Faucille (12km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (17km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (19km)
  • Lac des Rousses (24km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (25km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (25km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (30km)
  • Lac du Val (30km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (30km)
  • Lac de Narlay (32km)
  • Lac de Chambly (32km)
  • Lac du Vernois (32km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (33km)
  • Lac du Fioget (34km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (34km)
  • Lac de Chalain (35km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (36km)
  • Source - la Seille (47km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Villard-Saint-Sauveur

Canton: Saint-Claude

Arrondissement: Saint-Claude

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39200

Distance to Villard-Saint-Sauveur

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 382 km

from Calais: 589 km

from Nice: 316 km

from Bordeaux: 528 km

from Strasbourg: 285 km

Getting here

Villard-Saint-Sauveur 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 Villard-Saint-Sauveur from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avignon-les-Saint-Claude, Bellecombe, Chassal, Coiserette, Coyriere, Cuttura, Larrivoire, Les Molunes, Les Moussieres, Ponthoux, Saint-Claude, Saint-Lupicin, Septmoncel and Vulvoz.

This page in French: Visiter Villard-Saint-Sauveur