Fontenay tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fontenay: highlights and tourist information

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Fontenay is situated in the Vosges department and Lorraine region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 11 kilometres from Epinal, the department capital (general information: Fontenay is 320 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Munster at 45 km and Luxeuil-les-Bains at 47 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fontenay, 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 Fontenay in Grand-Est.

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

 
 

Map of places to visit near Fontenay

Markets in and near Fontenay

  • Bruyeres: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Epinal: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Rambervillers: market Thursday (14km)
  • Granges-sur-Vologne: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Remiremont: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Gerardmer: market Thursday & Saturday (27km)
  • Charmes: market Friday (28km)
  • Baccarat: market Friday (28km)
  • Raon-l'Etape: market Saturday (28km)
  • Plombieres-les-Bains: market Friday (30km)

More information about Fontenay, Lorraine

Tourist attractions near Fontenay, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Fontenay.

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Plombieres-les-Bains (30km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de l’Abbaye Notre-Dame (11km)
  • Jardin botanique de Gondremer (13km)
  • Parc romantique et Art Nouveau du château (31km)
  • Jardins de Callunes (35km)
  • Jardin d'altitude du Haut-Chitelet (37km)
  • Parc de Wesserling (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de la Pissoire (22km)
  • Château de Moyen (29km)
  • Hohneck (38km)
  • Ballon d'Alsace (48km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Epinal (11km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Gelaucourt (51km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fontenay

Canton: Bruyères

Arrondissement: Épinal

Department: Vosges

Region: Lorraine

Postcode: 88600

Distance to Fontenay

from Epinal (prefecture): 11 km

from Paris: 320 km

from Calais: 456 km

from Nice: 505 km

from Bordeaux: 664 km

from Strasbourg: 95 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Fontenay from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aydoilles, Destord, Deycimont, Deyvillers, Dignonville, Dompierre, Girecourt-sur-Durbion, Gugnecourt, Longchamp, Memenil, Nonzeville, Sercoeur, Vaudeville, Villoncourt and Vimenil.

This page in French: Visiter Fontenay