Fesches-le-Chatel tourism and travel guide

Photo of Fesches-le-Chatel in Doubs

Photo is of Montbeliard at 8 km from Fesches-le-Chatel

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Fesches-le-Chatel 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 Fesches-le-Chatel in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Montbeliard at 8 km and Belfort at 13 km.

Fesches-le-Chatel, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 8 km (direction west)

It is the castle in Montbeliard, on a raised rocky platform, that dominates the...

See Montbeliard guide


at 13 km (direction north-north-west), in the Territoire-de-Belfort department

The town of Belfort and its citadel are pleasant to exlore when you are...

See Belfort guide


at 24 km (direction south-south-west)

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

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at 27 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haut-Rhin department

In the oldest part of Altkirch you can still see part of the defensive...

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Ronchamp chapel

Ronchamp chapel

at 29 km (direction west-north-west), in the Haute-Saone department

The Ronchamp Chapel is the best known work by architect Le Corbusier to be...

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at 41 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haut-Rhin department

Often ignored as an 'industrial town' Mulhouse actually has an attractive centre around the...

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at 47 km (direction north-east), in the Haut-Rhin department

In Soultz-Haut-Rhin an unusual characteristic is that many of the old houses are in...

See Soultz-Haut-Rhin guide
Murbach abbey

Murbach abbey

Abbey at 48 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haut-Rhin department

The remains of the abbey at Murbach, the surrounding gardens and its position in...

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at 48 km (direction north-east), in the Haut-Rhin department

In Guebwilller it is the part of the town along the canal and also...

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at 50 km (direction north-east), in the Haut-Rhin department

The Ecomuseum at Ungershim is a fascinating reconstruction of an entire medieval Alsace village...

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at 51 km (direction west-north-west), in the Haute-Saone department

In Luxeuil-les-Bains, established as a spa town since Roman times, you can also see...

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at 54 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haut-Rhin department

The Abbey church of Ottmarsheim is said to be the oldest church in Alsace,...

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at 56 km (direction north-east), in the Haut-Rhin department

Perhaps less exceptional than some Alsace towns we still enjoyed exploring the centre of...

See Rouffach guide

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Markets in and near Fesches-le-Chatel

Market days in Fesches-le-Chatel: weekly market: Friday;

  • Fesches-le-Chatel: market Friday (0km)
  • Sochaux: market Thursday (6km)
  • Audincourt: market Saturday (7km)
  • Montbeliard: market Tuesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Bethoncourt: market Friday (8km)
  • Valentigney: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Belfort: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Monday & Friday (14km)
  • Altkirch: market Thursday (27km)
  • Masevaux: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Thann: market Saturday (35km)

More information about Fesches-le-Chatel, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Fesches-le-Chatel, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Thann (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Roseraie du Chatelet (20km)
  • Parc botanique de Mulhouse (40km)
  • Parc de Wesserling (41km)
  • Parc Alfred-Wallach (41km)
  • Parc de la Marseillaise (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Ballon d'Alsace (34km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montbeliard (8km)
  • Mandeure (11km)
  • Belfort (13km)
  • Rougegoutte (24km)
  • Hirtzbach (25km)
  • Masevaux (28km)
  • Moffans-et-Vacheresse (29km)
  • Sausheim (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique et botanique de Mulhouse (40km)

Geography and distances

Fesches-le-Chatel is in the eastern-center of France at 74 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Fesches-le-Chatel is 369 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Fesches-le-Chatel

Canton: Étupes

Arrondissement: Montbéliard

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25490

Distance to Fesches-le-Chatel

from Besancon (prefecture): 74 km

from Paris: 369 km

from Calais: 529 km

from Nice: 426 km

from Bordeaux: 649 km

from Strasbourg: 133 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 Fesches-le-Chatel from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allenjoie, Audincourt, Badevel, Brognard, Dambenois, Dampierre-les-Bois, Dasle, Etupes, Exincourt, Nommay, Sochaux, Taillecourt and Vieux-Charmont.

This page in French: Visiter Fesches-le-Chatel