Hiking

Chemin du Jura

Chemin du Jura
Chemin du Jura. © Suisse Tourisme
  • From | To

    • Delémont – Saignelégier
    From | To
  • Ascents | Descents

    • 3'200 m | 2'600 m
    Ascents | Descents
  • Technical | Fitness level

    • Easy | Medium
    Technical | Fitness level

Nº 31 Chemin du Jura

Delémont – Saignelégier From Delémont to Saignelégier, via Porrentruy and St-Ursanne, the Chemin du Jura is a wonderful 5-stage hiking route. Wide open spaces, breathtaking views, relaxation far from the urban bustle and unforgettable moments are on the programme!

Wooded pastures, refreshing rivers, charming little towns and Jura peaks: the Chemin du Jura is a wonderful adventure trail. Put on your hiking shoes and off you go!

Along the way, you will have the opportunity to discover the Delémont valley, the Ajoie region and its orchards, the historic town of Porrentruy, the famous medieval town of St-Ursanne on the banks of the river Doubs, the Combe Tabeillon nature reserve or the Franches-Montagnes and their well-known semi-captivity horses.

GOOD TO KNOW

- The departure (Delémont) and arrival (Saignelégier) points are easily accessible by public transport.
- Book your organised trip with our partner Eurotrek! Eurotrek takes care of everything for you: hotel reservations, daily luggage transfers and travel documents.
- Take advantage of your tour to discover tasty regional specialities: Toétché cake, Damassine plum brandy, Ajoie sausage, craft beer of the Franches-Montagnes and Tête de Moine cheese!

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Characteristics

Characteristics
  • Physical requirements

    • Medium

    Technical requirements

    • Easy (Hiking Trail)

    Height Difference Back

    • 2600 m

    Height Difference

    • 3200 m

    Via

    • Porrentruy–St-Ursanne

    City end

    • Saignelégier

    City start

    • Delémont

Stages

Stages
  • Stage 1

    • Delémont - Lucelle
    • Duration : 5 h 34
    • Length : 18 km
    • Technical : Easy (Hiking Trail)
    • Fitness level : Medium
  • Stage 2

    • Lucelle - Porrentruy
    • Duration : 5 h 0
    • Length : 19 km
    • Technical : Easy (Hiking Trail)
    • Fitness level : Medium
  • Stage 3

  • Stage 4

    • St-Ursanne - Glovelier
    • Duration : 5 h 10
    • Length : 18 km
    • Technical : Easy (Hiking Trail)
    • Fitness level : Medium
  • Stage 5