Le Puy tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Puy: highlights and tourist information

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Le Puy is situated in the Doubs department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 19 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Le Puy is 333 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Besancon at 19 km and Ornans at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Puy, 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 Le Puy in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Le Puy

Markets in and near Le Puy

  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (20km)
  • Vesoul: market Thursday & Saturday (31km)
  • Lure: market Tuesday (43km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (44km)
  • Montbeliard: market Tuesday & Saturday (47km)
  • Bethoncourt: market Friday (47km)

More information about Le Puy, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Le Puy, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de l'Etang (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (22km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (40km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (43km)
  • Saut du Doubs (46km)
  • Gorges du Doubs (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moffans-et-Vacheresse (39km)
  • Mandeure (45km)
  • Montbeliard (47km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (19km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Puy

Canton: Roulans

Arrondissement: Besançon

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25640

Distance to Le Puy

from Besancon (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 333 km

from Calais: 512 km

from Nice: 413 km

from Bordeaux: 594 km

from Strasbourg: 178 km

Getting here

Le Puy is in the eastern-center of France. 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 Puy from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 25 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amagney, Breconchaux, Bretigney-Notre-Dame, Chatillon-Guyotte, Chaudefontaine, Corcelle-Mieslot, Dammartin-les-Templiers, Deluz, Fourbanne, Grosbois, La Breteniere, La Tour-de-Scay, Laissey, Ougney-Douvot, Pouligney-Lusans, Rigney, Rignosot, Rougemontot, Roulans, Saint-Hilaire, Sechin, Val-de-Roulans, Vandelans, Vennans and Villers-Grelot.

This page in French: Visiter Le Puy