Bonnevaux-le-Prieure is situated 210 miles (338 kilometers) southeast of the national capital Paris, and 110 miles (177 kilometers) northeast of Lyon.
To find out why so may vacationers keep choosing Franche-Comte as their holiday destination ensure you see a bit more of the wider area. Pontarlier, is 18 miles (29 kilometers) to the northwest. Take the trip there to check out the Chateau de Joux and Le Grand Taureau.
Around 10 miles (16 kilometers) to the northwest of Bonnevaux-le-Prieure is Besancon, an important regional center and the home of University of Franche-Comte, Place du 8 Septembre and Besancon Cathedral. Musee des Beaux-Arts, Besancon Citadel and Palais Granvelle are just a handful of the many other visitor attractions on offer here.
Places of worship are often the perfect portals into a region's spiritual traditions. The monasteries of Franche-Comte are certainly no exception. If you want to stay indoors, you can't better Franche-Comte's excellent history museums and art museums. These are ideal places to soak up some of the region's culture and pick up a memento.
If the best break for you and your family is focussed on the outdoors and rugging up against the cold weather, Franche-Comte will be perfect. Snow shoeing is popular here. Skiing is also widely enjoyed by locals and tourists.
When your time is up in Bonnevaux-le-Prieure, use the last of your euros on last minute keepsakes for the folks at home and bid a fond Au revoir / À bientôt (farewell).