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Courvieres tourism and travel guide

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Visit Courvieres: highlights and tourist information

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Courvieres is situated in the Doubs department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 42 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Courvieres is 357 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pontarlier at 19 km and Salins-les-Bains at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Courvieres, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Courvieres in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Doubs

Map of places to visit near Courvieres

Markets in and near Courvieres

  • Levier: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (19km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (21km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (26km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (39km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (41km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (43km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (48km)

More information about Courvieres, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Courvieres, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Joux (9km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (25km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (26km)
  • Lac du Fioget (27km)
  • Lac de Narlay (29km)
  • Lac du Vernois (30km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (30km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (30km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (32km)
  • Lac de Chalain (33km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (34km)
  • Source - la Seille (34km)
  • Lac de Chambly (34km)
  • Lac du Val (35km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (36km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (36km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (38km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (39km)
  • Lac des Rousses (41km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (41km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (41km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Courvieres

Canton: Levier

Arrondissement: Pontarlier

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25560

Distance to Courvieres

from Besancon (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 357 km

from Calais: 550 km

from Nice: 364 km

from Bordeaux: 565 km

from Strasbourg: 227 km

Getting here

Courvieres is in the eastern-center of France. 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 Courvieres from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boujailles, Cuvier, Dompierre-les-Tilleuls, Frasne and Villers-sous-Chalamont.

This page in French: Visiter Courvieres

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