THE JURA MOUNTAINS AIN FROM ABOVE
For four years now, one of the most important French mountain destinations has harnessed its energies to create an image. From Montbeliard to Belley, the Jura mountains mark out their differences across the 3 departments of Doubs, Jura and Ain. For their part, the mountains of Ain, asserts their common values and identity...
Nature is made up of incredible surprises, meetings and shared moments. You just need to be attentive, patient and humble.
The Jura Mountains, provide a magical environment, with unexpected landscapes and engaging people living in communion with their well-preserved natural heritage. Ready to share, they will put you at your ease and let you see their daily life, based on a close relationship between the individual and nature.
The highest peaks and the southern breeze
The mountains of Ain, with their stark contrasts, provide the best views from the Haute Chaine du Jura. Remember the Crêt de la Neige, Col de la Faucille, Reculet... amazing views onto Lake Geneva and the great Alpine peaks. On the other side, basking in the sun, the Bugey vineyards stretch to the banks of the Rhône, displaying their irresistible art de vivre.
The Retord or Hauteville plateaus are more similar to other parts of the Jura Mountains, wild yet welcoming... where emotions and adventures meet, both in summer and winter.
All these differences however come together under common values, creating from North to South, one of the last natural expanses in Europe, a paradise for skiers and walkers in search of freedom.