Camping Le Val de Bonnal campsite is located in Bonnal in the Jura region of France.
Camping Le Val de Bonnal
La Val de Bonnal is a very popular and traditional, family orientated campsite that is set in the grounds of a former water mill.
The campsite is ideal for all types of holiday makers with plenty to do for those looking for a variety of sports and fun activities, whilst also having enough space for those looking to sit back, relax and enjoy French campsite culture at its best.
La Val de Bonnal is perfectly situated in the heart of the stunningly beautiful Jura countryside. The campsite has direct access to Lac de Bonnal which not only boasts a variety of water based activities such as canoeing and fishing but also has its own grass lawn area for sunbathing and a beach which makes it perfect for families looking to make the most of the water with a spot of fun and swimming.
The campsites spectacular setting means that it’s just perfect to use as a base to explore the whole of the Jura region. The best ways to explore the surrounding areas are by car, foot and bicycle so make sure you either take your own bike or hire some to make the most of your time here.
One of the best things about Le Val de Bonnal is its fabulous swimming pool complex. There’s a lagoon pool, children’s pool, toddlers pool and no less than 7 water slides. You’ll also find a really pleasant sun terrace where you can sit back and sunbathe when you’ve finished swimming.
Campsite activities and facilities
Camping Le Val de Bonnal campsite offers a comprehensive selection of activities and facilities on site and also nearby to ensure you have a fantastic family holiday.
On-site activities at Camping Le Val de Bonnal campsite include table tennis, football, gym, boules, fishing, tree top adventure course, canoeing, kayaking, playground and cycle hire.
Facilities available at Camping Le Val de Bonnal campsite include WIFI, restaurant, takeaway, bar, groceries, gift shop, games room, tv room, animation team, washers and dryers.
Things to see and do
There are plenty of things to see and do, and places to visit, within a short distance of Camping Le Val de Bonnal campsite including:
- Chateau d’Oricourt – Built in the 12th century, the Chateau lies facing towards the Lure plain set upon the edge of a plateau. Chateau d’Oricourt has two surrounding walls, the first around the farm and the second surrounding the residential area. Within these walls you’ll find a selection of buildings from throughout the centuries. In 1984 the Chateau was made a historical monument and is one of the best preserved examples of military architecture from the middle ages in the whole region.
- Besançon Citadel – Besançon boasts what is possibly one of the most exceptional citadels is France. The Besançon citadel was built in the 17th century by the world famous military engineer Vauban. Now listed under the UNESCO system as a world heritage site, the citadel stands at around 100m above the old town and boasts fortifications which cover around 11 hectares. This spectacular military building features walls that are around 5m thick and that stand around 20m high with walkways atop of the ramparts and plenty of watchtowers and guerites. A visit to the citadel not only offers you a view back into French military history but also offers you spectacular views across the town and surrounding areas.
- Grotte d’Osselle – Grotte d’Osselle is one of the most spectacular cave systems in the world and can be found near to Besançon. The caves were originally discovered in the 13th century and although around 8km of caves have been discovered only a small proportion of this is viewable today. Offering a variety of beautiful scenery, geological formations and prehistoric remains the Grotte d’Osselle is definitely worth a visit. The walkways within the caves are mostly flat having been made of concrete and there’s even a bridge which crosses the underground river.
- Dino Zoo – If you’ve got children who are interested in dinosaurs then Dino Zoo is a place that you need to visit. Set within 15 hectares of wooded parkland, Dino Zoo allows you and your children the opportunity to see a variety of scenes from prehistoric life. Take a walk through the park and discover the many life like dinosaurs such as the stegosaurus, triceratops and frightening tyrannosaurus rex. A trip to the park is well worthwhile and there’s even a 3d cinema and a variety of activities to take part in such as shooting a bow, lighting a fire and prehistoric painting.
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