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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Jura

Lons-le-Saunier - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Jura

Geographical information

Tourism label
Latitude46.6713610 (N 46° 40’ 17”)
Longitude5.5507960 (E 5° 33’ 3”)
AltitudeFrom 243m to 415m
Surface area7.68 km²
Population18148 inhabitants
Density2363 inhabitants/km²
Insee code39300
IntercommunalityCA Espace Communautaire Lons Agglomération

Nearest cities & towns

Montmorot2.2 km (6 min)
Montaigu2.8 km (7 min)
Villeneuve-sous-Pymont3.3 km (7 min)
Courbouzon3.4 km (8 min)
Macornay3.6 km (8 min)
Perrigny3.7 km (7 min)
Chille3.8 km (8 min)
Messia-sur-Sorne3.8 km (7 min)
Conliège5.1 km (8 min)
Chilly-le-Vignoble5.1 km (9 min)
Courlans5.2 km (9 min)
Moiron5.6 km (10 min)
Le Pin5.7 km (10 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres
Performance halls

Events and festivities

Detailed information

La Percée du Vin Jaune wine festival
A joyful food and drink festival to discover vin jaune and the wines of the Jura areaFebruary 2017


The spa
The spa
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The Italian theater
The Italian theater
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Le Parc des Bains
Le Parc des Bains
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La Valliere River at the entrance to the city
La Valliere River at the entrance to the city
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One of the entrances to the city
One of the entrances to the city
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Games at the 10 55 leisure centre
Entertainment10 € Perrigny (2.7 km)
Fly fishing in the Jura rivers
Nature and the great outdoors110 € Champagnole (29 km)
Canyoning in Upper Jura Nature Park
Sports sensations45 € to 65 € Saint-Claude (39 km)
Hiking in Upper Jura and visit to a tourist attraction
Nature and the great outdoors6 € to 18 € Saint-Claude (39 km)
Canyoning around Saint-Claude
Sports sensations40 € Saint-Claude (41 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
The Cimante waterfalls
HikeIntermediate2h45Thoiria (21 km)
Dan Cross
HikeEasy1h45Poligny (22 km)
Nezan - Montcusel
HikeIntermediate4h30Dortan (37 km)
Tour of Mollard de Nétru
Village visitIntermediate1h30Chancia (37 km)
Bernard Rock Circuit
HikeAthletic3h30Bellefontaine (41 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals