Fonteny tourism and travel guide

Photo of Fonteny in Moselle

Visit Fonteny: highlights and tourist information

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Fonteny is situated in the Moselle department and Lorraine region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 34 kilometres from Metz, the department capital (general information: Fonteny is 301 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Nancy at 29 km and Metz at 34 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fonteny, 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 Fonteny in Grand-Est.

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

Map of places to visit near Fonteny

Markets in and near Fonteny

  • Dieuze: market Friday (20km)
  • Faulquemont: market Thursday (20km)
  • Pompey: market Thursday (28km)
  • Tomblaine: market Sunday (28km)
  • Dieulouard: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Dombasle-sur-Meurthe: market Thursday (30km)
  • Nancy: market Wednesday all day & Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday & Friday all day (30km)
  • Saint-Nicolas-de-Port: market Friday (30km)
  • Saint-Avold: market Friday (30km)
  • Luneville: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (32km)

More information about Fonteny, Lorraine

Tourist attractions near Fonteny, France

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

Aquarium

  • Muséum-aquarium de Nancy (29km)

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Toul (48km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Lorraine (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Pange (24km)
  • Jardin Alexandre-Godron (29km)
  • Parc Sainte-Marie (31km)
  • Jardin botanique du Montet (33km)
  • Parc du château de Fléville-devant-Nancy (34km)
  • Parc romantique et Art Nouveau du château (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lindre (23km)
  • Château de Moyen (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Rombas (49km)
  • Sarreguemines (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc animalier de Sainte-Croix (34km)
  • Parc zoologique d'Amnéville (47km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fonteny

Canton: Delme

Arrondissement: Château-Salins

Department: Moselle

Region: Lorraine

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 57590

Distance to Fonteny

from Metz (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 301 km

from Calais: 402 km

from Nice: 579 km

from Bordeaux: 699 km

from Strasbourg: 100 km

Getting here

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

We have 22 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amelecourt, Bacourt, Brehain, Chateau-Brehain, Chicourt, Delme, Donjeux, Fremery, Fresnes-en-Saulnois, Gerbecourt, Hannocourt, Jallaucourt, Laneuveville-en-Saulnois, Lemoncourt, Lubecourt, Oriocourt, Oron, Prevocourt, Tincry, Vaxy, Villers-sur-Nied and Viviers.

This page in French: Visiter Fonteny