Glere tourism and travel guide

Photo of Glere in Doubs

Photo is of Saint-Hippolyte at 14 km from Glere

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Glere 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 Glere in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Hippolyte at 14 km and Montbeliard at 24 km.

Glere, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Saint-Hippolyte

Saint-Hippolyte

at 14 km (direction west)

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

See Saint-Hippolyte guide
Montbeliard

Montbeliard

at 24 km (direction north-west)

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

See Montbeliard guide
Belfort

Belfort

at 34 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
Altkirch

Altkirch

at 36 km (direction north-east), in the Haut-Rhin department

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

See Altkirch guide
 
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Ronchamp chapel

Ronchamp chapel

at 49 km (direction north-west), in the Haute-Saone department

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

See Ronchamp chapel guide
Mulhouse

Mulhouse

at 52 km (direction north-east), in the Haut-Rhin department

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

See Mulhouse guide
Ottmarsheim

Ottmarsheim

at 63 km (direction north-east), in the Haut-Rhin department

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

See Ottmarsheim guide
Pontarlier

Pontarlier

at 69 km (direction west-south-west)

Pontarlier is usually visited as part of a trip to enjoy the local scenery...

See Pontarlier guide

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Markets in and near Glere

  • Valentigney: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Audincourt: market Saturday (19km)
  • Fesches-le-Chatel: market Friday (21km)
  • Sochaux: market Thursday (23km)
  • Montbeliard: market Tuesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Bethoncourt: market Friday (26km)
  • Belfort: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Monday & Friday (35km)
  • Altkirch: market Thursday (36km)
  • Sierentz: market Wednesday (49km)
  • Saint-Louis: market Saturday all day (51km)

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Tourist attractions near Glere, France

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

Remarkable gardens

  • Roseraie du Chatelet (40km)
  • Parc botanique de Mulhouse (51km)
  • Parc Alfred-Wallach (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Saut du Doubs (36km)
  • Gorges du Doubs (36km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (46km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mandeure (18km)
  • Montbeliard (24km)
  • Hirtzbach (32km)
  • Belfort (34km)
  • Rougegoutte (45km)
  • Moffans-et-Vacheresse (46km)
  • Huningue (52km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique et botanique de Mulhouse (51km)
 
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Geography and distances

Glere is in the eastern-center of France at 74 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Glere is 384 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Glere

Canton: Saint-Hippolyte

Arrondissement: Montbéliard

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25190

Distance to Glere

from Besancon (prefecture): 74 km

from Paris: 384 km

from Calais: 548 km

from Nice: 405 km

from Bordeaux: 647 km

from Strasbourg: 149 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 Glere from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Burnevillers, Indevillers, Montancy and Vaufrey.

This page in French: Visiter Glere