Liesle tourism and travel guide

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Visit Liesle: highlights and tourist information

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Liesle 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 26 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Liesle is 326 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans at 3 km and Salins-les-Bains at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Liesle, 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 Liesle 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 Liesle

Markets in and near Liesle

  • Arbois: market Friday (18km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (25km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (25km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Auxonne: market Friday (35km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (36km)
  • Pontailler-sur-Saone: market Saturday (41km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (44km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (45km)
  • Gray: market Tuesday & Friday (46km)

More information about Liesle, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Liesle, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin à la Faulx (25km)
  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (39km)
  • Parc de l'Etang (43km)
  • Jardin du château du Talmay (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Joux (28km)
  • Source - la Seille (34km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (36km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (43km)
  • Lac de Chalain (43km)
  • Lac du Fioget (45km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (25km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Liesle

Canton: Quingey

Arrondissement: Besançon

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25440

Distance to Liesle

from Besancon (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 326 km

from Calais: 520 km

from Nice: 390 km

from Bordeaux: 552 km

from Strasbourg: 223 km

Getting here

Liesle 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 Liesle from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arc-et-Senans, Breres, Buffard, By, Champagne-sur-Loue, Chay, Cramans, Fourg, Lavans-Quingey, Lombard, Mesmay, Paroy, Pessans, Quingey, Rennes-sur-Loue and Samson.

This page in French: Visiter Liesle