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LAKE OF CHALAIN

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    [COMMENTAIRE] => Lake Chalain is the biggest natural lake in Jura. 
Between 4000 and 1000 B.C, the first farmers of Neolithic period built their villages on pillars on the shores of lake Chalain. The ruins were exceptionally well preserved under the surface of the lake. The archaeological zone is not open at the moment to the public. After 30 years of studies and excavations, the information gathered on the site has allowed us to learn a lot about the daily life of the people during the Neolithic period. 
For more information: http://www.chalain.culture.gouv.fr.
Today, lake Chalain is a paradise for water sports and holidays. Many different activities are possible : pedal boats, hiking, mountain biking, swimming, kayak, aquatic park "Les Lagons", picnic area and other activities.
Beautiful viewpoint over the turquoise water reached from the village of Fontenu.

3 supervised beaches. 
Parking is not free during July and August:

-DOMAINE DE CHALAIN, accessible from Doucier
For the day:  4.50 € (car), 2.30 € (motorbike), 14.00 € (bus). 
Half-day (after 2.00 p.m): 3.00 € 

- LA PERGOLA (Marigny): 
First ½ hour is free / 2€ for the second ½ hour / 20 cts for each successive fifteen minutes. 
Village parking : Per day (until 4.00 p.m.) 3€ / afternoon (4.00 - 6.00 p.m.) 2 €

-DOUCIER BEACH 
During the week / per day: 3.5 € (car), 2.5 € (motorbike), 8.00 € (camping car)
During the weekend / per day: 4 € (car), 2.5 € (motorbike), 8.00 € (camping car)
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39130 DOUCIER

Lake Chalain is the biggest natural lake in Jura.
Between 4000 and 1000 B.C, the first farmers of Neolithic period built their villages on pillars on the shores of lake Chalain. The ruins were exceptionally well preserved under the surface of the lake. The archaeological zone is not open at the moment to the public. After 30 years of studies and excavations, the information gathered on the site has allowed us to learn a lot about the daily life of the people during the Neolithic period.
For more information: http://www.chalain.culture.gouv.fr.
Today, lake Chalain is a paradise for water sports and holidays. Many different activities are possible : pedal boats, hiking, mountain biking, swimming, kayak, aquatic park "Les Lagons", picnic area and other activities.
Beautiful viewpoint over the turquoise water reached from the village of Fontenu.

3 supervised beaches.
Parking is not free during July and August:

-DOMAINE DE CHALAIN, accessible from Doucier
For the day: 4.50 € (car), 2.30 € (motorbike), 14.00 € (bus).
Half-day (after 2.00 p.m): 3.00 €

- LA PERGOLA (Marigny):
First ½ hour is free / 2€ for the second ½ hour / 20 cts for each successive fifteen minutes.
Village parking : Per day (until 4.00 p.m.) 3€ / afternoon (4.00 - 6.00 p.m.) 2 €

-DOUCIER BEACH
During the week / per day: 3.5 € (car), 2.5 € (motorbike), 8.00 € (camping car)
During the weekend / per day: 4 € (car), 2.5 € (motorbike), 8.00 € (camping car)