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Bellefontaine

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Jura

Bellefontaine - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Jura
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Geographical information

MunicipalityBellefontaine
Postcode39400
Latitude46.5594899 (N 46° 33’ 34”)
Longitude6.0645000 (E 6° 3’ 52”)
AltitudeFrom 760m to 1302m
Surface area24.71 km²
Population557 inhabitants
Density22 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureLons-le-Saunier (59 km, 1h02)
Insee code39047
IntercommunalityCC du Haut-Jura
DepartmentJura
TerritoryFranche-Comté, Jura mountains
RegionBurgundy-Franche-Comté

Nearest cities & towns

Morbier6 km (10 min)
Chapelle-des-Bois6.9 km (10 min)
Hauts-de-Bienne8.3 km (13 min)
Saint-Laurent-en-Grandvaux13.8 km (16 min)
La Chaumusse16.8 km (20 min)
Saint-Pierre17.4 km (22 min)
Lac-des-Rouges-Truites17.6 km (19 min)
Prémanon17.8 km (25 min)
Château-des-Prés17.8 km (21 min)
Chaux-Neuve18.2 km (26 min)
Les Rousses18.7 km (24 min)
Villard-sur-Bienne18.8 km (23 min)
Fort-du-Plasne19.7 km (21 min)
Grande-Rivière20 km (23 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Leisure centres

Events and festivities

Photos

Lake of Bellefontaine, seen from the forest track (© J.E)
Lake of Bellefontaine, seen from the forest track (© J.E)
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The village of Bellefontaine seen from the top of the ski lifts
The village of Bellefontaine seen from the top of the ski lifts
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Small beach of the lake of Bellefontaine (© J.E)
Small beach of the lake of Bellefontaine (© J.E)
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The ski slopes and the village
The ski slopes and the village
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Lake of the Mortes and lake of Bellefontaine
Lake of the Mortes and lake of Bellefontaine
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Erratic rock on the morainic isthmus between the lakes (© J.E)
Erratic rock on the morainic isthmus between the lakes (© J.E)
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Nymphaea alba - Lake of Bellefontaine (© J.E)
Nymphaea alba - Lake of Bellefontaine (© J.E)
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Footbridge on the creek between the lakes (© J.E)
Footbridge on the creek between the lakes (© J.E)
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Lake of Bellefontaine, seen from the bridge over the creek between the lakes (© J.E)
Lake of Bellefontaine, seen from the bridge over the creek between the lakes (© J.E)
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Lake of the Mortes and lake of Bellefontaine
Lake of the Mortes and lake of Bellefontaine
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Lake of the Mortes and lake of Bellefontaine
Lake of the Mortes and lake of Bellefontaine
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Weather

Saturday 21 october
Min. 12°C - Max. 19°C
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Sunday 22 october
Min. 7°C - Max. 11°C
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Monday 23 october
Min. 6°C - Max. 12°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Guided, themed photo trip
Arts and Crafts40 € to 70 € Les Rousses (6.5 km)
Canyoning around Saint-Claude
Sports sensations40 € Saint-Claude (25 km)
Workshop at the Museum of Prehistory and Geology
Culture and education4 € Sciez (35 km)
Cruise in the Bay of Thonon and on Lake Geneva
Nature and the great outdoors9 € to 14 € Thonon-les-Bains (38 km)
Geneva City Tour and Trip to Annecy – Cruise on Lake Geneva Optional
Culture and education91 € (40 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Bernard Rock Circuit
HikeAthletic3h30Bellefontaine
The Cimante waterfalls
HikeIntermediate2h45Thoiria (25 km)
Le Signal des Voirons
HikeAthletic6h40Machilly (40 km)
Tour of Mollard de Nétru
Village visitIntermediate1h30Chancia (40 km)
Nezan - Montcusel
HikeIntermediate4h30Dortan (40 km)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels

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