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Poligny

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Poligny - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Jura
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Poligny cheese is the capital of the county.

Other specialty: Chardonnay (wine).

Geographical information

MunicipalityPoligny
Postcode39800
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Latitude46.8364290 (N 46° 50’ 11”)
Longitude5.7091000 (E 5° 42’ 33”)
AltitudeFrom 252m to 626m
Surface area50.22 km²
Population4524 inhabitants
Density90 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureLons-le-Saunier (29 km, 28 min)
Insee code39434
IntercommunalityCC Comté de Grimont, Poligny
DepartmentJura
RegionFranche-Comté

Nearest cities & towns

Vaux-sur-Poligny2.2 km (4 min)
Tourmont3.6 km (5 min)
Miéry4.1 km (8 min)
Buvilly4.3 km (5 min)
Barretaine4.8 km (7 min)
Chamole4.9 km (8 min)
Plasne5.4 km (7 min)
Chaussenans6.2 km (8 min)
Villerserine7 km (9 min)
Grozon7.5 km (10 min)
Saint-Lothain8.4 km (10 min)
Montholier8.5 km (8 min)
Pupillin8.9 km (13 min)
Abergement-le-Petit9.2 km (13 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres
Natural sites
Transport

Events and festivities

Photos

Panorama from Pierre qui Vire (© Jean Espirat)
Panorama from Pierre qui Vire (© Jean Espirat)
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flowered fountain (© Jean Espirat)
flowered fountain (© Jean Espirat)
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An alley (© Jean Espirat)
An alley (© Jean Espirat)
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Ancient Passage Road salt, near the Pierre qui Vire (© Jean Espirat)
Ancient Passage Road salt, near the Pierre qui Vire (© Jean Espirat)
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Porch of entrance of the Poor Clares Convent (© Jean Espirat)
Porch of entrance of the Poor Clares Convent (© Jean Espirat)
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Gallery and courtyard of Ursuline convent (© Jean Espirat)
Gallery and courtyard of Ursuline convent (© Jean Espirat)
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Stream The Glantine (© Jean Espirat)
Stream The Glantine (© Jean Espirat)
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carved altarpiece in alabaster - Our Lady of Mouthier-le-old man (© Jean Espirat)
carved altarpiece in alabaster - Our Lady of Mouthier-le-old man (© Jean Espirat)
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Our Lady of Mouthier-le-old man (© Jeann Espirat)
Our Lady of Mouthier-le-old man (© Jeann Espirat)
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antique carting Traces on the way salt, near the Pierre qui Vire (© Jean Espirat)
antique carting Traces on the way salt, near the Pierre qui Vire (© Jean Espirat)
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Needle view of Peter Vire (© Jean Espirat)
Needle view of Peter Vire (© Jean Espirat)
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Horse riding in the beautiful courtyard Ursuline
Horse riding in the beautiful courtyard Ursuline
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Poligny seen from the cross of Dan
Poligny seen from the cross of Dan
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Poligny, general view of the city
Poligny, general view of the city
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Poligny seen from the cross of Dan
Poligny seen from the cross of Dan
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Cross Dan
Cross Dan
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Vaux Abutment
Vaux Abutment
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Poligny saw Hole Moon
Poligny saw Hole Moon
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Moon's Hole
Moon's Hole
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Moon's Hole
Moon's Hole
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Moon's Hole
Moon's Hole
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Facade of Notre Dame de Mouthier-le-old man (© Jean Espirat)
Facade of Notre Dame de Mouthier-le-old man (© Jean Espirat)
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Bell tower of Our Lady of Mouthier-le-old man (© Jean Espirat)
Bell tower of Our Lady of Mouthier-le-old man (© Jean Espirat)
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The Virgin in Majesty - Our Lady of Mouthier-le-old man (© Jean Espirat)
The Virgin in Majesty - Our Lady of Mouthier-le-old man (© Jean Espirat)
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Information on Our Lady of Mouthier-le-old man (© Jean Espirat)
Information on Our Lady of Mouthier-le-old man (© Jean Espirat)
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La Pierre qui Vire, way of the cross of Dan (© Jean Espirat)
La Pierre qui Vire, way of the cross of Dan (© Jean Espirat)
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La Pierre qui Vire (© Jean Espirat)
La Pierre qui Vire (© Jean Espirat)
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Ancient Way, towards the Pierre qui Vire (© Jean Espirat)
Ancient Way, towards the Pierre qui Vire (© Jean Espirat)
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Ancient Passage Road salt, near the Pierre qui Vire (© Jean Espirat)
Ancient Passage Road salt, near the Pierre qui Vire (© Jean Espirat)
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rutting antique on the salt trail, near the Pierre qui Vire (© Jean Espirat)
rutting antique on the salt trail, near the Pierre qui Vire (© Jean Espirat)
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Rock Little Ark, along the way salt (© Jean Espirat)
Rock Little Ark, along the way salt (© Jean Espirat)
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Former Church of the Jacobins, now wine cellar (© Jean Espirat)
Former Church of the Jacobins, now wine cellar (© Jean Espirat)
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Information Jacobins church (© Jean Espirat)
Information Jacobins church (© Jean Espirat)
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Collegiate Saint-Hippolyte (© Jean Espirat)
Collegiate Saint-Hippolyte (© Jean Espirat)
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Facade of the Saint-Hippolyte Collegiate (© Jean Espirat)
Facade of the Saint-Hippolyte Collegiate (© Jean Espirat)
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Chair of St. Hippolyte Collegiate (© Jean Espirat)
Chair of St. Hippolyte Collegiate (© Jean Espirat)
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Nave of the collegiate Saint-Hippolyte (© Jean Espirat)
Nave of the collegiate Saint-Hippolyte (© Jean Espirat)
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Central Portal of the Saint-Hippolyte Collegiate (© Jean Espirat)
Central Portal of the Saint-Hippolyte Collegiate (© Jean Espirat)
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Madonna and Child, on the collegiate portal (© Jean Espirat)
Madonna and Child, on the collegiate portal (© Jean Espirat)
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Virgin and Child in the Saint-Hippolyte Collegiate (© Jean Espirat)
Virgin and Child in the Saint-Hippolyte Collegiate (© Jean Espirat)
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Statue in the collegiate (© Jean Espirat)
Statue in the collegiate (© Jean Espirat)
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Information on Saint-Hippolyte Collegiate (© Jean Espirat)
Information on Saint-Hippolyte Collegiate (© Jean Espirat)
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shell Niche with Virgin and Child, convent courtyard Ursuline (© Jean Espirat)
shell Niche with Virgin and Child, convent courtyard Ursuline (© Jean Espirat)
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Porch South Ursuline Convent (© Jean Espirat)
Porch South Ursuline Convent (© Jean Espirat)
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Details of the relics of St. Colette - Convent of the Poor Clares (© Jean Espirat)
Details of the relics of St. Colette - Convent of the Poor Clares (© Jean Espirat)
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Holy Chapel Colette - Convent of the Poor Clares (© Jean Espirat)
Holy Chapel Colette - Convent of the Poor Clares (© Jean Espirat)
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Covers the former room of the peace court - Court of the Town Hall (© Jean Espirat)
Covers the former room of the peace court - Court of the Town Hall (© Jean Espirat)
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Fountain Place deportees (© Jean Espirat)
Fountain Place deportees (© Jean Espirat)
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Fountain of the Mermaid (© Jean Espirat)
Fountain of the Mermaid (© Jean Espirat)
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Fountain of the dead (© Jean Espirat)
Fountain of the dead (© Jean Espirat)
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Fontaine street Doye (© Jean Espirat)
Fontaine street Doye (© Jean Espirat)
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Statue of General Travot, instead of deportees (© Jean Espirat)
Statue of General Travot, instead of deportees (© Jean Espirat)
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Tower Sergenterie (© Jean Espirat)
Tower Sergenterie (© Jean Espirat)
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Tower Sergenterie (© Jean Espirat)
Tower Sergenterie (© Jean Espirat)
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Tower Sergenterie (© Jean Espirat)
Tower Sergenterie (© Jean Espirat)
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Tower Sergenterie (© Jean Espirat)
Tower Sergenterie (© Jean Espirat)
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Information on the tower of the Sergenterie (© Jean Espirat)
Information on the tower of the Sergenterie (© Jean Espirat)
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Cartouche above the door of the hospice of the holy Spirit (© Jean Espirat)
Cartouche above the door of the hospice of the holy Spirit (© Jean Espirat)
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Information the baby hatch children (© Jean Espirat)
Information the baby hatch children (© Jean Espirat)
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Information about the hospice of the holy Spirit (© Jean Espirat)
Information about the hospice of the holy Spirit (© Jean Espirat)
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Virgin dated 1763 (© Jean Espirat)
Virgin dated 1763 (© Jean Espirat)
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well explicit Crest (© Jean Espirat)
well explicit Crest (© Jean Espirat)
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Stained Glass of college (© Jean Espirat)
Stained Glass of college (© Jean Espirat)
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Window of the collegiate (© Jean Espirat)
Window of the collegiate (© Jean Espirat)
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Fountain (© Jean Espirat)
Fountain (© Jean Espirat)
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Information on the Ursuline Convent (© Jean Espirat)
Information on the Ursuline Convent (© Jean Espirat)
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Fountain (© Jean Espirat)
Fountain (© Jean Espirat)
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Weather

Friday 4 september
Min. 6°C - Max. 17°C
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Saturday 5 september
Min. 8°C - Max. 16°C
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Sunday 6 september
Min. 9°C - Max. 16°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Hot-air balloon flight in Jura
Nature and the great outdoors160 € to 200 € Le Vernois (14.5 km)
Fly fishing in the Jura rivers
Nature and the great outdoors110 € Champagnole (21 km)
Fly fishing course
Nature and the great outdoors130 € Champagne-sur-Loue (24 km)
Guided, themed photo trip
Arts and Crafts40 € to 70 € Les Rousses (47 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Dan Cross
HikeEasy1h45Poligny
The Cimante waterfalls
HikeIntermediate2h45Thoiria (34 km)
Bernard Rock Circuit
HikeAthletic3h30Bellefontaine (41 km)
Nezan - Montcusel
HikeIntermediate4h30Dortan (55 km)
Tour of Mollard de Nétru
Village visitIntermediate1h30Chancia (55 km)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels