Villard-Saint-Sauveur tourism and travel guide

Photo of Villard-Saint-Sauveur in Jura

Photo is of Divonne-les-Bains at 22 km from Villard-Saint-Sauveur

Visit Villard-Saint-Sauveur: highlights and tourist information

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Villard-Saint-Sauveur is situated in the Jura department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Below you can see 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.

Popular places to visit nearby include Divonne-les-Bains at 22 km and Yvoire at 36 km.

Villard-Saint-Sauveur, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 22 km (direction east), in the Ain department

A pleasant 19th century spa town, Divonne-les-Bains also now has a leisure lake and...

See Divonne-les-Bains guide


Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction east), in the Haute-Savoie department

The village of Yvoire on the banks of Lake Geneva is extraordinarily pretty and...

See Yvoire guide


Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction north-north-west)

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

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at 42 km (direction north-west)

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

See Lons-le-Saunier guide
Thonon les Bains

Thonon les Bains

at 47 km (direction east), in the Haute-Savoie department

Tourist activity here at Thonon-les-Bains on Lac Leman is based around the lakefront, views...

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Most Beautiful Village at 47 km (direction north-north-west)

One of the key reasons to visit the pretty village of Chateau-Chalon is its...

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at 52 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ain department

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

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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

What to do at Villard-Saint-Sauveur? 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

(see also beautiful French villages)

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

Villard-Saint-Sauveur is 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).

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

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