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Baume-les-Messieurs

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Jura

Baume-les-Messieurs - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Jura
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Nestling in the heart of a magnificent cirque, the village of Baume-les-Messieurs, listed as one of the Most Beautiful Villages of France, takes advantage of an exceptional natural setting. The famous high cliffs can be contemplated off several viewpoints dominating the roofs of Baume-les-Messieurs. In the village itself, you mustn't miss the Benedictine abbey founded in the 6th century. Its Romanesque abbey church is unusual in that it is home to a magnificent Flemish altarpiece dating from the 16th century.

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Baume-les-Messieurs

To the east of Lons-le-Saunier, deep in a beautiful valley lies the small village typical Baume-les-Messieurs and remote.

Come to discover the cultural heritage and natural Baume-les-Messieurs. Ranked among the most beautiful villages of France, Comte small town character, with its valleys classified Natura 2000.

Things to see and do

The imperial abbey and its Flemish altarpiece of the 16th century.

Caves buried 120 feet underground and 2500 meters long.

The majestic cascade Tufs at the bottom of the circus Baume.

Guided tours are organized: you will find all information in City Hall Baume-les-Messieurs to +33 3 84 44 61 41 Baume or at Home +33 3 84 44 95 45 or at the Chalet du Guide Caves +33 3 84 48 23 02.

Places of interest

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Monuments

Events and festivities

Potters Market: in May, within the course of imperial abbey.

Photos

Abbey of Baume-les-Messieurs
Abbey of Baume-les-Messieurs
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Cirque de Baume-les-Messieurs, seen from Granges-sur-Baume (© Jean Espirat)
Cirque de Baume-les-Messieurs, seen from Granges-sur-Baume (© Jean Espirat)
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Cirque de Baume-les-Messieurs
Cirque de Baume-les-Messieurs
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Bourg de Baume-les-Messieurs
Bourg de Baume-les-Messieurs
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View from the bottom of the remote Baume-les-Messieurs
View from the bottom of the remote Baume-les-Messieurs
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The Tuff cascade
The Tuff cascade
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Entrance to the Abbey
Entrance to the Abbey
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Baume-les-Messieurs
Baume-les-Messieurs
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Village of Baume-les-Messieurs
Village of Baume-les-Messieurs
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Flemish Altarpiece of the Imperial Abbey of Baume-les-Messieurs
Flemish Altarpiece of the Imperial Abbey of Baume-les-Messieurs
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Church of the Abbey
Church of the Abbey
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Cave of Baume-les-Messieurs
Cave of Baume-les-Messieurs
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Abbey of Baume-les-Messieurs
Abbey of Baume-les-Messieurs
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The waterfall
The waterfall
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View of the Abbey and the valley
View of the Abbey and the valley
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Former abbey seen from Granges-sur-Baume (© Jean Espirat)
Former abbey seen from Granges-sur-Baume (© Jean Espirat)
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Baume-les-Messieurs, view of Granges-sur-Baume (© Jean Espirat)
Baume-les-Messieurs, view of Granges-sur-Baume (© Jean Espirat)
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