Destination guide

The lush setting of Jura is ready to explore

The parks, forests and waterfalls are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Jura. Renowned for its golfing, casino gaming and skiing, this city welcomes all visitors. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Jura

Are you hoping to find things to do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Jura a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rochat Golf Club (24.6 mi / 39.5 km)
  • Mont Saint-Jean Golf Club (24.7 mi / 39.7 km)
  • Golf de Saint-Claude (26.6 mi / 42.8 km)
  • Joux Valley Sports Center (26.7 mi / 42.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Jura

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Jura is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lac de Chalain (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Hedgehog Waterfalls (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Grand Lac (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Foret de la Joux (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Lac du Bonlieu (13 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Lac de Vouglans (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Jura

The nearest airport is in Dole (DLE-Franche-Comte Regional), located 25.3 mi (40.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Geneva (GVA-Cointrin Intl.), which is 39.6 mi (63.7 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Domblans-Voiteur Station, Montain-Lavigny Station and Poligny St-Lothain Station are the main stations in the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Jura?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 782 vacation rentals near Jura. From 136 Chalets to 211 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Jura for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Jura?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Jura. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Paroisse Saint-Pierre-François-Néron: 112 vacation rentals
  • Montholier: 57 vacation rentals
  • Damparis: 24 vacation rentals
  • Quintigny: 54 vacation rentals
  • Lac-des-Rouges-Truites: 231 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Jura! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Jura?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Jura:

  • Montholier: 57 rentals
  • Damparis: 24 rentals
  • Quintigny: 54 rentals
  • Lac-des-Rouges-Truites: 231 rentals
  • Les Rousses: 242 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Jura?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Jura are:

  • Tavaux Airport (DLE): 99 vacation rentals
  • Cointrin Airport (GVA): 73 vacation rentals
  • Lyon Part-Dieu Railway Airport (XYD): 938 vacation rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Jura?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Jura. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Jura Mountains Regional Natural Park: 431 rentals
  • Montain-Lavigny Station: 253 rentals
  • Balancier Ski Lift: 461 rentals
  • Herisson Waterfalls: 425 rentals
  • Musee Municipal d'Archeologie: 255 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Jura listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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