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SwitzerlandMobility 7: Jura Route

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  • Doubs-Brücke Saint-Ursanne.
    Doubs-Brücke Saint-Ursanne.
    Photo: Toni Kaiser, CC BY-SA, Tourenplaner SCHWEIZ
m 1500 1000 500 250 200 150 100 50 km Naturschutzgebiet La Sagne Doubs-Brücke Saint Ursanne Nyon, gare Auberge Chez L'Assesseur Basel SBB Challpass
The Jura Route leads from Basel through the Jura Arc to Nyon on Lake Geneva  
moderate
Distance 280.2 km
22:00 h
4,136 m
4,008 m
1,354 m
262 m
The landscapes along the Jura Route are unique in Switzerland. Wide and open plateaus with widely scattered fir trees characterise the scenery in the Franches-Montagnes. Picturesque villages and towns shaped by the watchmaking industry lie along the Jura Route.
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Highest point
1,354 m
Lowest point
262 m
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Start

Basel (277 m)
Coordinates:
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2'611'366E 1'266'325N
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47.547550, 7.589600
DMS
47°32'51.2"N 7°35'22.6"E
UTM
32T 393874 5266978
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Destination

Nyon

Turn-by-turn directions

Basel-Coutgenay-Saignelégier- La Chaux-de-Fonds -Flerurier-Vallorbe-Nyon

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Coordinates

SwissGrid
2'611'366E 1'266'325N
DD
47.547550, 7.589600
DMS
47°32'51.2"N 7°35'22.6"E
UTM
32T 393874 5266978
w3w 
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Daniel Gygi
August 26, 2022 · Community
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When did you do this route? August 16, 2022
joachim driessen 
August 04, 2022 · Community
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When did you do this route? July 01, 2022

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Difficulty
moderate
Distance
280.2 km
Duration
22:00 h
Ascent
4,136 m
Descent
4,008 m
Highest point
1,354 m
Lowest point
262 m
Multi-stage route Refreshment stops available

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  • 2 Stages
recommended route Difficulty difficult Stage 1
Distance 128.5 km
Duration 8:30 h
Ascent 2,218 m
Descent 1,500 m

Etappe 1 von der Jura-Tour führt von Basel nach La Chaux de Fonds .

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recommended route Difficulty moderate Stage 2 closed
Distance 151.8 km
Duration 9:45 h
Ascent 2,093 m
Descent 2,684 m

The 2nd stage of the Jura Route leads from La Chaux-de-Fonds to Nyon on Lake Geneva.

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