Start your weekend in the Doubs by discovering the ramparts and fortifications of Pontarlier. Next, visit Joux castle, a medieval fortress nestled in lush greenery. Don’t forget the Musée d'Armes which showcases rare weapons. After a relaxing night at the Campanile Hotel and a full breakfast, visit the Musée de Pontarlier, which displays regional art. And don’t miss out on the Porte Saint-Pierre, a triumphal arch listed as a historical monument.
Booked a room at the Campanile Hotel Pontarlier for a week? After visiting the tourist sites, don’t miss the Saint-Benigne church and bandstand dating from 1884. After a tour of the city, discover the charms of the region: enjoy a walk or bike ride from Pontarlier, perhaps as far as neighboring Switzerland. Pontarlier’s proximity to the Jura mountains make it an ideal destination for ski enthusiasts. Between culture and nature, your stay in the Doubs will surely be memorable!
Staying with your family in Doubs in Pontarlier? Follow the Pontarlier special children's circuit in Pas Contés, guided by mascot Ponti the Lynx, and discover the city in a fun, child-friendly way! Next, take a tour to Lake St. Point, one of the largest natural lakes in France located 15 km from Pontarlier. During your stay in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté in Campanile accommodation, cross the Swiss border and discover Vallorbe, 30 minutes from Pontarlier. This municipality hosts the Juraparc, an animal park where you can admire bison, wolves and bears.