Villards-d'Heria tourism and travel guide

Photo of Villards-d'Heria in Jura

Photo is of Lons-le-Saunier at 32 km from Villards-d'Heria

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Villards-d'Heria 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 Villards-d'Heria in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lons-le-Saunier at 32 km and Divonne-les-Bains at 32 km.

Villards-d'Heria, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 32 km (direction north-west)

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

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at 32 km (direction east), in the Ain department

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

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Most Beautiful Village at 33 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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Most Beautiful Village at 38 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 46 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...

See Bourg-en-Bresse guide


Most Beautiful Village at 46 km (direction east), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

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Map of places to visit near Villards-d'Heria


Markets in and near Villards-d'Heria

  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (10km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Oyonnax: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (18km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (25km)
  • Gex: market Saturday (27km)
  • Thoiry: market Sunday (28km)
  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (30km)
  • Divonne-les-Bains: market Sunday & Friday (32km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (32km)
  • Ferney-Voltaire: market Saturday (34km)

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Tourist attractions near Villards-d'Heria, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (34km)
  • Brou Royal Monastery (46km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Roche-sur-Foron (59km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (15km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (41km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lacs d'Étival (11km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (13km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (18km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (19km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (22km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (22km)
  • Col de la Faucille (22km)
  • Lac du Val (24km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (25km)
  • Lac de Chambly (26km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (26km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (27km)
  • Lac du Vernois (28km)
  • Lac de Narlay (28km)
  • Lac de Chalain (28km)
  • Lac des Rousses (29km)
  • Lac du Fioget (31km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (32km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (33km)
  • Source - la Seille (39km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Villards-d'Heria is in the east of France at 32 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Villards-d'Heria is 371 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Villards-d'Heria

Canton: Moirans-en-Montagne

Arrondissement: Saint-Claude

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39260

Distance to Villards-d'Heria

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

from Paris: 371 km

from Calais: 579 km

from Nice: 325 km

from Bordeaux: 521 km

from Strasbourg: 284 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 Villards-d'Heria from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Charchilla, Crenans, Cuttura, Jeurre, Lavans-les-Saint-Claude, Lect, Les Crozets, Martigna, Moirans-en-Montagne, Ponthoux, Pratz, Ravilloles and Saint-Lupicin.

This page in French: Visiter Villards-d'Heria