Vincelles tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vincelles: highlights and tourist information

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Vincelles is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 10 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Vincelles is 343 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lons-le-Saunier at 10 km and Baume-les-Messieurs at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vincelles, 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 Vincelles 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 Vincelles

Markets in and near Vincelles

  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (10km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (20km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Saint-Amour: market Saturday (21km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (25km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (31km)
  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (36km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (37km)
  • Saint-Claude: market Saturday (38km)

More information about Vincelles, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Vincelles, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Brou Royal Monastery (48km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (39km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (18km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (20km)
  • Source - la Seille (24km)
  • Lac de Chalain (25km)
  • Lac de Chambly (25km)
  • Lac du Val (26km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (27km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (30km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (30km)
  • Lac du Vernois (32km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (32km)
  • Lac de Narlay (33km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (33km)
  • Lac du Fioget (34km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (34km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (36km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (36km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (39km)
  • Seille (Saône) (42km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (42km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (45km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (48km)
  • Col de la Faucille (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vonnas (57km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vincelles

Canton: Beaufort

Arrondissement: Lons-le-Saunier

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39190

Distance to Vincelles

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 343 km

from Calais: 552 km

from Nice: 351 km

from Bordeaux: 509 km

from Strasbourg: 279 km

Getting here

Vincelles 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 Vincelles from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 26 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arthenas, Augea, Augisey, Beaufort, Bonnaud, Bornay, Cesancey, Condamine, Courbouzon, Essia, Frebuans, Geruge, Gevingey, Grusse, Macornay, Mallerey, Maynal, Orbagna, Reithouse, Rotalier, Saint-Laurent-la-Roche, Sainte-Agnes, Savigny-en-Revermont, Trenal, Varessia and Vercia.

This page in French: Visiter Vincelles