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Marigny

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Jura

Marigny - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Jura
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Marigny, a quiet village away from the Departmental overlooking Lake Chalain, the largest natural lake in the Jura. It is located in the heart of the Lake District which has 17 in total.

By providing the lake house the team of archaeologists, led Marigny excavations are exposed in summer Clairvaux-les-Lacs. But it remains the lake cities have been rebuilt as an experience on their duration of existence... All the west side, the lake has been barred to preserve this heritage.

Every year there perpetuates the traditions of the fires of St. John and the Patronal Feast of St. Theodule, the first Sunday of August when the festival committee is involved to enjoy the holiday of a show whose theme changes every year...

While the area of ​​grasslands is devoted to grassland: food dairy cows produce milk essential to the manufacture of the county: massif Jura including famous cheese dairy school in Poligny.

Nearby, the famous waterfalls of the Hedgehog, a series of seven waterfalls of the river Hedgehog, the most high, the fan reaches 65 meters.

A little further away, are the hills that make up the vineyard of Château-Chalon, Arbois, Pupillin whose wines are popular: Yellow Wine, Chardonnay, Straw Macvin and wine...

Not to mention the trout, pike who can fish in Lake Chalain or river Ain. Typical lake fish: whitefish or whitefish.

Geographical information

MunicipalityMarigny
Postcode39130
Latitude46.6820270 (N 46° 40’ 55”)
Longitude5.7845840 (E 5° 47’ 5”)
AltitudeFrom 454m to 628m
Surface area11.99 km²
Population192 inhabitants
Density16 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureLons-le-Saunier (23 km, 32 min)
Insee code39313
IntercommunalityCC du Pays des Lacs
DepartmentJura
RegionFranche-Comté

Nearest cities & towns

Montigny-sur-l'Ain3.7 km (6 min)
Doucier4.1 km (6 min)
Monnet-la-Ville4.8 km (8 min)
Fontenu5.8 km (14 min)
Pont-du-Navoy6.1 km (7 min)
Songeson8.2 km (13 min)
Châtillon8.2 km (10 min)
Charcier9.5 km (12 min)
Crotenay9.6 km (11 min)
Mont-sur-Monnet10 km (14 min)
Chevrotaine10.9 km (16 min)
Menétrux-en-Joux11.3 km (16 min)
Mirebel11.5 km (13 min)

Things to see and do

Events and festivities

The first Sunday of August: Saint Theodule annual festival from 15h: show, country fair and meals from 18h. The day ends with a free ball.

Photos

The hills of Marigny
The hills of Marigny
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Cows in the meadows
Cows in the meadows
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Landscape under fresh snow
Landscape under fresh snow
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The lake in winter with the archaeological hut
The lake in winter with the archaeological hut
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Lake Chalain in winter
Lake Chalain in winter
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The Marigny church
The Marigny church
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The chapel of his hamlet
The chapel of his hamlet
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Marigny airplane view
Marigny airplane view
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Chalain Lake turquoise blue
Chalain Lake turquoise blue
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the tradition of the fires of St. John
the tradition of the fires of St. John
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the ancient crafts, a parade for the festival of Marigny
the ancient crafts, a parade for the festival of Marigny
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Weather

Tuesday 7 july
Min. 18°C - Max. 33°C
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Wednesday 8 july
Min. 15°C - Max. 23°C
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Thursday 9 july
Min. 14°C - Max. 23°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Fly fishing in the Jura rivers
Nature and the great outdoors110 € Champagnole (11.9 km)
Hot-air balloon flight in Jura
Nature and the great outdoors160 € to 200 € Le Vernois (15.6 km)
Guided, themed photo trip
Crafts40 € to 70 € Les Rousses (31 km)
Fly fishing course
Nature and the great outdoors130 € Champagne-sur-Loue (40 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
The Cimante waterfalls
HikeIntermediate2h45Thoiria (17 km)
Dan Cross
HikeEasy1h45Poligny (18.1 km)
Bernard Rock Circuit
HikeAthletic3h30Bellefontaine (25 km)
Nezan - Montcusel
HikeIntermediate4h30Dortan (39 km)
Tour of Mollard de Nétru
Village visitIntermediate1h30Chancia (39 km)

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Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels