Amathay-Vesigneux tourism and travel guide

Photo of Amathay-Vesigneux in Doubs

Photo is of Lods at 5 km from Amathay-Vesigneux

Visit Amathay-Vesigneux: highlights and tourist information

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Amathay-Vesigneux is situated in the Doubs department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Amathay-Vesigneux in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lods at 5 km and Mouthier-Haute-Pierre at 6 km.

Amathay-Vesigneux, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



Most Beautiful Village at 5 km (direction east-north-east)

Lods is quite small but very pleasant to explore, in particular the village along...

See Lods guide


at 6 km (direction east-north-east)

The small village of Mouthier-Haute-Pierre is well placed to explore the source of the...

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at 10 km (direction north-north-west)

The highlight of your visit to Ornans is the section along the Loue river,...

See Ornans guide
Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 13 km (direction west-north-west)

The gardens of the Chateau de Cleron can be seen next to the Loue...

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at 18 km (direction south-east)

Pontarlier is usually visited as part of a trip to enjoy the local scenery...

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Chateau de Joux

Chateau de Joux

Castle at 21 km (direction south-east)

The Chateau de Joux is an imposing clifftop castle with a 1000 year history...

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at 26 km (direction west-south-west), in the Jura department

The salt mines at Salins-les-Bains operated from the 13th - 20th century and are...

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at 29 km (direction north-west)

The citadel, cathedral and some impressive 16th century townhouses are among the highlights to...

See Besancon guide
Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 31 km (direction west)

The Royal Saltworks at Arc-et-Senans is an entire factory and living spaces that were...

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at 35 km (direction west-south-west), in the Jura department

After exploring the old town centre in Arbois you can visit the scenic Cirque...

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Most Beautiful Village at 53 km (direction west-south-west), in the Jura department

One of the key reasons to visit the pretty village of Chateau-Chalon is its...

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Most Beautiful Village at 55 km (direction west-south-west), in the Jura department

The attractive village of Baume-les-Messieurs is surrounded by cliffs and steep wooded slopes and...

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Most Beautiful Village at 56 km (direction west-north-west), in the Haute-Saone department

The quaint village of Pesmes is one of the prettiest in Franche-Comté and also...

See Pesmes guide


at 57 km (direction east-north-east)

Saint-Hippolyte is in a beautiful position on the confluence of the Doubs and Dessoubre...

See Saint-Hippolyte guide

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Markets in and near Amathay-Vesigneux

  • Levier: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (18km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (27km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (35km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (38km)

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Tourist attractions near Amathay-Vesigneux, France

What to do at Amathay-Vesigneux? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Amathay-Vesigneux.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (15km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (20km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (25km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (27km)
  • Saut du Doubs (39km)
  • Gorges du Doubs (39km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (43km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (45km)
  • Lac du Fioget (46km)
  • Lac de Narlay (48km)
  • Source - la Seille (48km)
  • Lac du Vernois (48km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (49km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (50km)
  • Lac de Chalain (50km)
  • Lac de Chambly (52km)
  • Lac du Val (53km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (26km)

Geography and distances

Amathay-Vesigneux is in the eastern-center of France at 28 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Amathay-Vesigneux is 352 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Amathay-Vesigneux

Canton: Ornans

Arrondissement: Besançon

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25330

Distance to Amathay-Vesigneux

from Besancon (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 352 km

from Calais: 539 km

from Nice: 379 km

from Bordeaux: 577 km

from Strasbourg: 209 km

Getting here

Most visitors drive via Paris (from the north and west) or via Lyon (from the south), or fly into Geneva to the south For driving distances to Amathay-Vesigneux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chantrans, Chateauvieux-les-Fosses, Echevannes, Evillers, Flagey, Goux-les-Usiers, Lods, Longeville, Mouthier-Haute-Pierre, Renedale, Reugney, Septfontaines, Silley-Amancey and Vuillafans.

This page in French: Visiter Amathay-Vesigneux