Mathay tourism and travel guide

Photo of Mathay in Doubs

Visit Mathay: highlights and tourist information

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Mathay 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 61 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Mathay is 364 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montbeliard at 8 km and Saint-Hippolyte at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Mathay, 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 Mathay 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 Mathay

Markets in and near Mathay

  • Valentigney: market Tuesday (5km)
  • Audincourt: market Saturday (6km)
  • Montbeliard: market Tuesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Sochaux: market Thursday (9km)
  • Bethoncourt: market Friday (10km)
  • Fesches-le-Chatel: market Friday (13km)
  • Belfort: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Monday & Friday (23km)
  • Lure: market Tuesday (34km)
  • Melisey: market Wednesday (38km)
  • Altkirch: market Thursday (40km)

More information about Mathay, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Mathay, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Thann (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Roseraie du Chatelet (31km)
  • Parc botanique de Mulhouse (54km)
  • Parc Alfred-Wallach (55km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Saut du Doubs (40km)
  • Gorges du Doubs (40km)
  • Ballon d'Alsace (43km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (46km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mandeure (2km)
  • Montbeliard (8km)
  • Belfort (23km)
  • Moffans-et-Vacheresse (27km)
  • Rougegoutte (33km)
  • Hirtzbach (37km)
  • Masevaux (40km)
  • Sausheim (59km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique et botanique de Mulhouse (54km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Mathay

Canton: Pont-de-Roide

Arrondissement: Montbéliard

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25700

Distance to Mathay

from Besancon (prefecture): 61 km

from Paris: 364 km

from Calais: 529 km

from Nice: 417 km

from Bordeaux: 636 km

from Strasbourg: 146 km

Getting here

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

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arbouans, Audincourt, Autechaux-Roide, Bart, Bavans, Berche, Bondeval, Bourguignon, Dampierre-sur-le-Doubs, Ecot, Ecurcey, Etouvans, Mandeure, Pont-de-Roide, Roches-les-Blamont, Seloncourt, Thulay, Valentigney and Voujeaucourt.

This page in French: Visiter Mathay