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Great Jura Trail

The Great Jura Trail allows you to scale the highest points in the Jura Mountains, ranging in altitude from 350m to 1,720m: the Mont d'Or, the Crêt Pela and the Crêt de la Neige. From these peaks you can admire spectacular views of the Alps and the Mont Blanc massif.

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With the Grand Traverse of the Jura foot trail, nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts alike will experience extraordinary moments along a gentle mountain course surrounded by unspoilt nature.

Weave around ridges, stride across valleys and emerge from a forest to stroll along a lake: the Grand Traverse of the Jura foot trail takes you along the most beautiful footpaths in the Jura Mountains.

The Great Jura foot trail is accessible to almost everyone and can be adapted to your needs: from family-friendly 2 to 3 day trails and tracks for walkers looking for relaxation, to more physically engaging hikes, or even the entire route!

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Duration of the route : 21 jours
Length of the path : 400 km


Outstanding feature of the route

The GTJ accommodation network:

there are almost 150 guest houses on the GTJ routes belonging to the association, offering you a warm welcome and a high-quality stay.

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