The Jura is located in the northeast of France. The administrative capital of the department is Lons-le-Saunier (little known).
The territory is very protected because there are not many industries. The mountains and meadows of this department make the great pleasure of nature and tourism lovers : lakes, fabulous waterfalls, forests and beautiful natural areas.
The Jura is THE ideal destination for a peaceful trip. You can enjoy walks trails on foot or mountain bike, on horse also for those who prefer... Many streams and rivers will delight fishermen while some others will choose the option of going to the in fresh water or in lakes.
In winter, you will find several ski resorts such as Les Rousses.
Concerning the culinary traditions, you can find some dishes and local specialties: fried fish, mushrooms, frogs,...
Have a nice trip!