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Moirans-en-Montagne

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Jura

Moirans-en-Montagne - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Jura
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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.

Geographical information

MunicipalityMoirans-en-Montagne
Postcode39260
Latitude46.4308989 (N 46° 25’ 51”)
Longitude5.7238540 (E 5° 43’ 26”)
AltitudeFrom 423m to 981m
Surface area26.56 km²
Population2428 inhabitants
Density91 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureLons-le-Saunier (38 km, 38 min)
Insee code39333
IntercommunalityCC du Jura Sud
DepartmentJura
RegionFranche-Comté

Nearest cities & towns

Villards-d'Héria3.1 km (6 min)
Crenans4 km (6 min)
Charchilla4.6 km (7 min)
Martigna5.7 km (9 min)
Maisod7.1 km (10 min)
Pratz8.1 km (9 min)
Lect8.1 km (12 min)
Jeurre8.1 km (9 min)
Meussia8.6 km (10 min)
Les Crozets8.9 km (13 min)
Coyron10.7 km (11 min)
Lavans-lès-Saint-Claude11 km (12 min)
Vaux-lès-Saint-Claude11.6 km (13 min)

Things to see and do

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

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres

Events and festivities

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.

Detailed information

Idéklic
International festival for child actors, spectators and creatorsFrom 14 to 17 july 2015

Photos

Center City
Center City
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Toy Museum
Toy Museum
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Vouglans Lake
Vouglans Lake
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Sunset Lake Vouglans
Sunset Lake Vouglans
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The entrance to the city
The entrance to the city
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Weather

Sunday 24 may
Min. 8°C - Max. 14°C
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Monday 25 may
Min. 10°C - Max. 16°C
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Tuesday 26 may
Min. 9°C - Max. 14°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Photo output accompanied and thematic
Crafts40 € to 70 € Les Rousses (29 km)
Hot-air balloon flight in Jura
Nature and the great outdoors160 € to 200 € Le Vernois (35 km)
Fly fishing in the Jura rivers
Nature and the great outdoors110 € Champagnole (36 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Nezan - Montcusel
HikeIntermediate4h30Dortan (11.3 km)
Tour of Mollard de Nétru
Village visitIntermediate1h30Chancia (11.3 km)
The Cimante waterfalls
HikeIntermediate2h45Thoiria (11.4 km)
Discovery path of Sarsouille
HikeEasy1h40Oyonnax (19.7 km)
Around the lake Oignin
HikeIntermediate2h45Izernore (27 km)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels