14 days in Jura Itinerary

14 days in Jura Itinerary

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Les Rousses
— 6 nights
— 7 nights

Les Rousses

Les Rousses ©
Les Rousses is a commune in the Canton of Morez of Jura department in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region in eastern France, on the Swiss border.The Lac des Rousses is located northeast of the village of Les Rousses beside the road to the village of Bois d'Amont. Take a break from the city and head to La Cascade de la Billaude and Commando Games au Fort des Rousses. Do some cultural sightseeing at Musee de la Boissellerie and Musee du Jouet. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Les Rousses: La Chaux-du-Dombief (Pic de l'Aigle, Belvedere des Quatre Lacs, &more), Belvedere des Roches (in Baume-les-Messieurs) and Lac de Chalain (in Fontenu). And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic scenery at La cluse du Flumen et ses cascades, get outside with Chateau d'Oliferne, contemplate the long history of Villa Palladienne, and explore the activities along Lac de Narlay.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Les Rousses trip planning app.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Les Rousses is an approximately 9-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) to allow time to drive to Dole.

Things to do in Les Rousses

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Saint-Claude, La Chaux-du-Dombief, Lac de Bonlieu, Source de l'Ain, Cascade de Quinquenouille
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Belvedere des Quatre Lacs ©
Belvedere des Quatre Lacs
Villa Palladienne ©
Villa Palladienne
Musee de la Boissellerie ©
Musee de la Boissellerie


Dole ©
Dole is a commune in the Jura department in the Franche-Comté region in eastern France, of which it is a subprefecture.HistoryDole was the capital of Franche-Comté until Louis XIV conquered the region; he shifted the parlement from Dole to Besançon. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Collegiale Notre-Dame de Dole and Eglise Saint-Jean-l'Evangeliste. Get in touch with nature at Grottes des Moidons and Foret de Chaux. Get out of town with these interesting Dole side-trips: Baume-les-Messieurs (Grottes de Baume-les-Messieurs, Cascade de Tufs, &more), Lons-le-Saunier (Rue du Commerce & Fromagerie Cremerie Pianet Humbey) and Chateau Chalon (Maison de la Haute Seille, L'Ecole d'Autrefois, &more). There's still lots to do: appreciate the views at Reculee des Planches, pause for some serene contemplation at Sanctuaire Notre-Dame de Mont-Roland, see the interesting displays at La Grande Saline - Musée du Sel, and pause for some photo ops at Hotel-Dieu De Dole.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Dole attractions website.

Drive from Les Rousses to Dole in 2 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Dole can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Dole

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Baume-les-Messieurs, Arbois, Chateau Chalon, Poligny, Les Planches-pres-Arbois
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Grottes des Moidons ©
Grottes des Moidons
Reculee des Planches ©
Reculee des Planches
Maison de la Haute Seille ©
Maison de la Haute Seille