Poligny

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

 Tourism, holiday & travel in Poligny
TownPoligny
Insee code39434
Postcode39800
Latitude46.8364290
Longitude5.7091000
AltitudeFrom 252 to 626 meters
Surface50.22 km²
Population4515 inhabitants
Density89 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

National labelsChamole at 1.4 km
Chief townLons-le-Saunier (at 29 km, 28 min)Vaux-sur-Poligny at 1.5 km
DepartmentJuraBarretaine at 1.7 km
RegionFranche-ComtéSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Poligny cheese is the capital of the county.

Other specialty: Chardonnay (wine).


SIGHTSEEING

  • The home of County attractive museum on the cheese.
  • The different churches and old convents, including the magnificent church of Mouthier-le-old man. Poligny also has a large statue of Burgundian art.
  • For lovers of old stones, Poligny has many mansions and beautiful old fountains.
  • Caves refining county.
  • Cooperative winery located in the church of the Jacobins.
  • A rise in the cross of Dan or cliffs is obvious: you can admire sweeping views for miles in good weather, but also a splendid panorama of the city.
Detailed information
TransportTrain station of Poligny
Information pointsTourist Office of Poligny
Leisure centresMunicipal Museum of Poligny
Natural sitesForest of Vaivres

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

  • The "Breakthrough Vin Jaune" every first weekend of February: Jura wine tasting and especially the famous yellow wine that ages 6 years and 3 months in oak barrels. This festival changes common vineyard each year.
  • Beer Festival: Every year in mid-March Poligny.

ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Stained glass window course, fusing, glass slabCraft550 €Poligny
Horse ride among vineyards and lakesNature and the outdoorsFrom 20 € to 70 €Fay-en-Montagne (9.1 km)
Cellar tour and Jura wine tastingLocal flavoursFrom 0 € to 4.50 €Mantry (11.9 km)
Hot-air balloon flight in JuraNature and the outdoorsFrom 160 € to 200 €Le Vernois (14.5 km)
Horse-drawn carriage tours with a driver guideNature and the outdoorsFrom 24 € to 1400 €Champrougier (14.6 km)

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PHOTOS

Poligny saw the cross of DanPoligny saw the cross of Dan
 
Horseback riding in the beautiful courtyard of the UrsulinesHorseback riding in the beautiful courtyard of the Ursulines
Poligny, general view of the cityPoligny, general view of the city
 
Poligny saw the cross of DanPoligny saw the cross of Dan
Dan CrossDan Cross
 
Abutment VauxAbutment Vaux
Poligny seen Hole of the MoonPoligny seen Hole of the Moon
 
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Moon HoleMoon Hole
 
Hole of the MoonHole of the Moon

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WEATHER

Thursday 31 July
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Min. 12°C - Max. 21°C
Friday 1 August
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Min. 14°C - Max. 24°C
Saturday 2 August
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Min. 16°C - Max. 22°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantLe Domaine du Revermont  
9.5
Passenans
Between vineyards and pastures, away from the small village of Passenans Schmit family welcomes you in its quiet and relaxing private estate, ideal for exploring the Jura specialties...
Located 7.9 km from Poligny31 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantCastel Damandre  
9.6
Les Planches-près-Arbois
Located in a green area at the foot of a beautiful waterfall of the Le Moulin Mother Michelle invites you to its restaurant. La Fontaine Damandre is a genuine and refined decor. You...
Located 8.6 km from Poligny49 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantHostellerie des Monts Jura  
8.3
Pannessières
NEAR LONS-LE-SAUNIER - A local Jura inspired cuisine is what offers the restaurant Hostellerie des Monts Jura, Pannessières installed in the stables of postal relay of the city. LOCAL...
Located 17.9 km from Poligny24 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 5 bedroomsLa maison du haut    
9.2
Saint-Lothain
Gite and residence 5 bedrooms upstairs of a house of the 18th. Country inn regional and family kitchen with reservation. Open all year. Campsite of 14 pitches and five mini-cottages...
Located 5.7 km from PolignyFrom 38 € to 44 € the double room 
House with 1 bedroomEn cesy    
9.7
Arbois
Located 600 meters from the city center, spacious and clear you will enjoy peace and quiet in a green to the forest on your private terrace equipped with garden furniture. The room...
Located 9 km from Poligny60 € the double room 
House with 5 bedroomsRelais des abbesses    
9.5
Château-Chalon
4 bedroom suite await you to make you a good night calm in a magical place, hosts ready to welcome you around a good table d'hote and a gourmet breakfast, the house is selected by the...
Located 11.2 km from PolignyFrom 83 € to 88 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
Farm for 6 personsGite la Combe  
9.6
Plasne
Renovated in 2008, not overlooked, in the region Poligny. Farm Near Chateau-Chalon, Baume les Messieurs, Arbois, Lake Chalain you a pleasant stay in an area rich in historical past,...
Located 4.6 km from PolignyFrom 360 € to 500 € per week 
Apartment for 4 personsGite du Colombier  
8.4
Le Fied
Cecile and Marc welcome you to the village of Le Fied. A 5 km Chateau Chalon, 10 km from Poligny, capital of the county, and 15 km from Lake Chalain. Their cottage is ideally located...
Located 7.1 km from PolignyFrom 280 € to 400 € per week 
House for 10 personsGite de la cascade du derochoir  
9.7
Mesnay
In a small village of Jura vineyard, large terraced house, independent, located at 2 steps from the museum of Carton, in a wooded park, with stream and pond. A 3 km from the town of...
Located 9.7 km from PolignyFrom 550 € to 800 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
110 places over 2,8 haSous Doriat     NEW
Monnet-la-Ville
A 3-star campsite in a region with lakes and the Jura mountains, rental of mobile homes, chalets, equipped tents, camping holidays and pitches for motorhomes.
Located 14.4 km from PolignyFrom 12.50 € to 16.50 € per day 
60 places over 6 haCamping du Gît  
Montigny-sur-l'Ain
Our camping du gît is located close to the lake of Chalain and the Ain river on a plateau divided in 3 parts by trees that gives peaceful and shady pitches (100 to 150 square metre...
Located 15.7 km from Poligny13 € per day 
100 places over 3 haCamping Les Radeliers    
8
Port-Lesney
At the river 'La Loue' the vineyards Jura, you have a swimming and a wooded park of ancient oaks. Salins-les-Bains and Arc-et-Senans just minutes. Located near the Loue in the historic...
Located 20 km from PolignyFrom 12.30 € to 13.20 € per day 

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HOTELS

Domaine Du Moulin Vallée Heureuse - Hotel in PolignyDomaine Du Moulin Vallée Heureuse     
8.4
Poligny
The Moulin Vallée Heureuse is located in the heart of the Jura vineyards, outside the village of Poligny. It has a sauna, hot tub and an indoor and outdoor swimming pool. The Domaine...
Located in PolignyRoom from 99 €
Hôtel de Paris - Hotel in PolignyHôtel de Paris     
6.4
Poligny
This hotel is set in the centre of Poligny, in the Jura department, and offers a covered and heated swimming pool. Guests are invited to use the hotel’s sauna or relax on the terrace....
Located in PolignyRoom from 67 €
Hostellerie des Monts de Vaux - Hotel in PolignyHostellerie des Monts de Vaux     
8.1
Barretaine
Located a 5-minute drive from Poligny, this hotel is housed in an 18th-century building and surrounded by the Vaux Valley. It offers an on-site restaurant and a garden where guests...
Located 3.1 km from PolignyRoom from 91 €

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Inter-Hotel Eric Hotel
Located at the entrance of the city of Dole, the Inter-Hotel welcomes you in a cosy atmosphere. The hotel boasts an outdoor swimming pool and offers contemporary...
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Campanile Dole
Hotel Campanile is 2 kilometres from the centre of Dole and the train station. It sits 5 kilometres from the Dole-Tavaux...
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