Moirans-en-Montagne

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

 Tourism, holiday & travel in Moirans-en-Montagne
TownMoirans-en-Montagne
Insee code39333
Postcode39260
Latitude46.4308989
Longitude5.7238540
AltitudeFrom 423 to 981 meters
Surface26.56 km²
Population2428 inhabitants
Density91 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

Chief townLons-le-Saunier (at 38 km, 38 min)Villards-d'Héria at 1.7 km
DepartmentJuraCrenans at 3.1 km
RegionFranche-ComtéSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Natural boundary between Upper Jura and the Lake District, South Jura, "Country of the Child", and kinetic energy of the Regional Natural Park of Haut-Jura, was born of the will of 17 municipalities to pool their talents and d 'said the identity of a country that lacks neither raised nor character.

Moirans-en-Montagne, with its 2300 inhabitants is the capital of the French Toy: since 1850, the region specializes in the turner with a wide variety of turned objects.


SIGHTSEEING

You can visit his toy museum, artisan workshops, turners, toy stores, but also enjoy many activities such as tennis, climbing, karting, hiking.

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Information pointsTourist Office of Moirans-en-Montagne
Leisure centresMuseum of the Jouet

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

Moirans is also the capital of the Child, represented by its mascot "Ludy", where you can sail all year through the International Festival for Children "Idéklic" in July or when " Country Christmas Toy "in December.

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IdéklicInternational festival for child actors, spectators and creators
In July 2015

ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

  • All year, go on an adventure on the "7 Tales for a walk in the footsteps of Ludy" and dive into the history of the Elves colds, Arthur in the clouds, scientists Lizards, the fragrance Estrela , the Mermaid lost, Lake Envolé or The Witch tender. Go through the door, walk into their world full of mysteries and let it guide you? At home, the storybook and the associated teaching notes will help you experience these wonderful adventures. And when you get to ride on trails, clues hidden here or there to help you solve many puzzles?
  • Circuit Tourist Route Lakes nearby (swimming, water sports at 4 km from Moirans-en-Montagne).
  • Discover the High-Jura and its many riches thanks to the GPS tool "From Virtual to Natural."
  • Other sites nearby: the dam Vouglans, the archaeological site of Villars d'Héria, the wooden church of Lavancia, farms educational ...
  • Other sports nearby: horse riding, donkey rides, fishing, canyoning, skiing ...
Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
River and lake fishing in Haut-BugeyNature and the outdoors10 €Oyonnax (20 km)
Tree and rock-climbing adventure trailEntertainment20 €Saint-Maur (24 km)
Treasure hunt in a hedged mazeEntertainment6 €Saint-Maur (24 km)
Mountain bike ride on the wine routeNature and the outdoorsFrom 150 € to 360 €Lons-le-Saunier (30 km)

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PHOTOS

Center CityCenter City
 
Toy MuseumToy Museum
Vouglans LakeVouglans Lake
 
Sunset Lake VouglansSunset Lake Vouglans
The entrance to the cityThe entrance to the city
  

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WEATHER

Monday 20 October
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Min. 10°C - Max. 19°C
Tuesday 21 October
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Min. 12°C - Max. 16°C
Wednesday 22 October
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Min. 6°C - Max. 10°C

RESTAURANTS

 
Bistronomic restaurantLe Bistrot des Terrasses   NEW
Plaisia
Chef's farms in the region, often organic, natural wines.
Located 11.4 km from Moirans-en-MontagneFrom 20 € to 25 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantLa Valouse  
9.7
Orgelet
At the heart of the Jura, a region of lakes and mountains, the hotel-restaurant is located La Valouse in the small town of Orgelet, birthplace of Cadet Roussel. In this place rich in...
Located 13.3 km from Moirans-en-Montagne34 € per person 
Oriental restaurantRestaurant Le Terminus
Oyonnax
The restaurant Le Terminus, for 34 years, offers: A specialty of couscous or take away, Large à la carte. Menus 9.50 €, 16.50 € and 19.50 €. Pizza only from May 1 to August 31 of each...
Located 19.8 km from Moirans-en-MontagneFrom 10 € to 20 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 3 bedroomsLa Compagnie des Anes    
10
Martigna
7 km from Lake Vouglans in nature, character house completely renovated with authentic old stones and serenity, we welcome you in three spacious and comfortable rooms open onto the...
Located 6.3 km from Moirans-en-Montagne58 € the double room 
Chalet with 1 bedroomL'Inattendue des lacs    
9.9
Clairvaux-les-Lacs
This is with a view of the two lakes that we have the pleasure to welcome you in this chalet in Jura plank. Enjoy this guest room (family suite), modern and comfortable cocoon of 35...
Located 15.1 km from Moirans-en-Montagne65 € the double room 
Farm with 3 bedroomsLes hypolites    
9.1
Saint-Pierre
3 cottages in a restored farmhouse from 1802 claséee 3 ears. 2 bedrooms double beds. 1 room with 3 beds 90. la kitchen at your disposal for your meal: it is fully equipped, dishwasher,...
Located 22 km from Moirans-en-Montagne56 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
House for 7 personsRavilloles
Ravilloles
Terraced house alone. Ground floor: kitchen, dining room, lounge, bathroom, C. 1h 1 bed 1 place and 1 folding bed (for 1 seat). Upstairs: ch2: 1 bed for 2,3h 2 beds 1, ch4: 2 beds 1....
Located 4.9 km from Moirans-en-MontagneFrom 350 € to 550 € per week 
Apartment for 4 personsGite le coupet  
9.7
Les Crozets
Located in the village of Crozet, the lodging of Coupet is a large stone house, surrounded by forests and a large meadow. Completely isolated, the nearest house is over 500 meters....
Located 6.1 km from Moirans-en-MontagneFrom 378 € to 470 € per week 
House for 21 personsGite de groupe le coupet  
9.6
Les Crozets
In the Regional Natural Park of Haut-Jura, isolated in a green and nearby the village of Crozet, our house will be the perfect place for a peaceful stay. Located in the heart of nature,...
Located 6.1 km from Moirans-en-MontagneFrom 1820 € to 2520 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
94 places over 3 haCamping la petite montagne    
9.4
Moirans-en-Montagne
Hello and Welcome to Camping La Petite Montagne. Nature lovers, hiking, villages, we invite you to put your bags in Gilbert and Nadine. To find the happiness of being together, a genuine...
Located in Moirans-en-MontagneFrom 14 € to 17.50 € per day 
180 places over 6 haCamping trelachaume    
8.7
Maisod
Friendly and beautiful campsite, overlooking Lake Vouglans. Beach, fishing, water sports, marina at 800 m. Playground, petanque, ping-pong, tv room, animations in high season, snack...
Located 5 km from Moirans-en-MontagneFrom 12 € to 16.60 € per day 
50 places over 1,5 haCamping du lac de Coiselet    
9.3
Dortan
Camping comfort. Rental mobile homes and caravans. Lakeside Coiselet which extends over 7 km, Lake campground Coiselet in the extreme south of the park of the Haut-Jura, open from May...
Located 11.6 km from Moirans-en-Montagne11 € per day 

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HOTELS

Hôtel Le Lacuzon - Hotel in Moirans-en-MontagneHôtel Le Lacuzon 
Moirans-en-Montagne
Located in Moirans-en-Montagne, Hôtel Le Lacuzon is 350 metres from the Toys Museum and 290 metres from the Tourism Office. It offers free WiFi and a terrace where guests can enjoy...
Located in Moirans-en-MontagneRoom from 59 €
Hôtel Saint-Hubert - Hotel in Moirans-en-MontagneHôtel Saint-Hubert     
7.4
Saint-Claude
Hôtel Saint-Hubert is located just 1.5 km from the train station in Saint-Claude. This hotel offers free Wi-Fi access and an on-site restaurant, just 400 metres from the Diamond Museum....
Located 12.4 km from Moirans-en-MontagneRoom from 49 €
Hotel au Retour de la Chasse - Hotel in Moirans-en-MontagneHotel au Retour de la Chasse     
7.5
Villard-Saint-Sauveur
This hotel is set in Villard-Saint-Sauveur in the Jura Mountains Regional Nature Park and offers free Wi-Fi. The hotel is surrounded by a garden and guests are invited to relax with...
Located 13.1 km from Moirans-en-MontagneRoom from 67 €

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Castel Damandre
In the valley of the Arbois vineyard, in beautiful Les Planches, you will find Castel Damandre at the foot of a waterfall in lush greenery. It features...
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