Girefontaine tourism and travel guide

Photo of Girefontaine in Haute-Saone

Photo is of Luxeuil-les-Bains at 17 km from Girefontaine

Visit Girefontaine: highlights and tourist information

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Girefontaine is situated in the Haute-Saone 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 Girefontaine in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Luxeuil-les-Bains at 17 km and Vesoul at 30 km.

Girefontaine, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 17 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Luxeuil-les-Bains guide


at 30 km (direction south)

Although lacking major monuments, Vesoul is a pleasant town to visit with some attractive...

See Vesoul guide
Ronchamp chapel

Ronchamp chapel

at 39 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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at 45 km (direction east-south-east), in the Vosges department

Mirecourt is best known for its museums dedicated to Mechanical Instruments and to violins...

See Mirecourt guide


at 63 km (direction east-south-east), in the Doubs department

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

See Montbeliard guide

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Map of places to visit near Girefontaine


Markets in and near Girefontaine

  • Saint-Loup-sur-Semouse: market Monday (7km)
  • Saint-Sauveur: market Sunday (18km)
  • Jussey: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Plombieres-les-Bains: market Friday (22km)
  • Vesoul: market Thursday & Saturday (30km)
  • Lure: market Tuesday (33km)
  • Melisey: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Remiremont: market Tuesday (34km)
  • Epinal: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (38km)
  • Bruyeres: market Wednesday (53km)

More information about Girefontaine, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Girefontaine, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Plombieres-les-Bains (23km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d’Ode (45km)
  • Jardins de l’Abbaye Notre-Dame (59km)
  • Jardin botanique de Gondremer (60km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de la Pissoire (46km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Epinal (38km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vittel (38km)
  • Moffans-et-Vacheresse (41km)

Geography and distances

Girefontaine is in the north-east of France at 30 kilometres from Vesoul, the department capital (general information: Girefontaine is 302 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Girefontaine

Canton: Vauvillers

Arrondissement: Lure

Department: Haute-Saone

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 70210

Distance to Girefontaine

from Vesoul (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 302 km

from Calais: 462 km

from Nice: 474 km

from Bordeaux: 619 km

from Strasbourg: 140 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ainvelle, Alaincourt, Anchenoncourt-et-Chazel, Anjeux, Betoncourt-Saint-Pancras, Bouligney, Cuve, Dampierre-les-Conflans, Dampvalley-Saint-Pancras, Fontenois-la-Ville, Jasney, La Pisseure, Melincourt, Plainemont and Vauvillers.

This page in French: Visiter Girefontaine