Le Barboux tourism and travel guide

Photo of Le Barboux in Doubs

Photo is of Saint-Hippolyte at 24 km from Le Barboux

Visit Le Barboux: highlights and tourist information

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Le Barboux 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 Le Barboux in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Hippolyte at 24 km and Mouthier-Haute-Pierre at 34 km.

Le Barboux, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 24 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Saint-Hippolyte guide


at 34 km (direction west)

The small village of Mouthier-Haute-Pierre is well placed to explore the source of the...

See Mouthier-Haute-Pierre guide


at 36 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Pontarlier guide


Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction west)

Lods is quite small but very pleasant to explore, in particular the village along...

See Lods guide
Chateau de Joux

Chateau de Joux

Castle at 38 km (direction south-west)

The Chateau de Joux is an imposing clifftop castle with a 1000 year history...

See Chateau de Joux guide


at 43 km (direction west)

The highlight of your visit to Ornans is the section along the Loue river,...

See Ornans guide


at 44 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Montbeliard guide
Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 50 km (direction west)

The gardens of the Chateau de Cleron can be seen next to the Loue...

See Chateau de Cleron guide

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Markets in and near Le Barboux

  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (37km)
  • Valentigney: market Tuesday (39km)
  • Audincourt: market Saturday (42km)
  • Montbeliard: market Tuesday & Saturday (44km)
  • Sochaux: market Thursday (45km)
  • Fesches-le-Chatel: market Friday (47km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (49km)

More information about Le Barboux, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Le Barboux, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Saut du Doubs (4km)
  • Gorges du Doubs (4km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (14km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (24km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (34km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Le Barboux is in the eastern-center of France at 54 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Le Barboux is 378 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Barboux

Canton: Russey

Arrondissement: Montbéliard

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25210

Distance to Le Barboux

from Besancon (prefecture): 54 km

from Paris: 378 km

from Calais: 554 km

from Nice: 382 km

from Bordeaux: 617 km

from Strasbourg: 180 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 Le Barboux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Grand-Combe-Des-Bois, La Bosse, La Chenalotte, Le Bizot, Le Luhier, Le Memont, Le Russey, Les Fins, Narbief and Noel-Cerneux.

This page in French: Visiter Le Barboux