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Moncey tourism and travel guide

Photo of Moncey in Doubs

Photo is of Besancon at 15 km from Moncey

Visit Moncey: highlights and tourist information

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Moncey is situated in the Doubs department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Besancon at 15 km and Ornans at 29 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Moncey, 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 Moncey in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

Besancon

Besancon

at 15 km (direction south-west)

The citadel, cathedral and some impressive 16th century townhouses...

See Besancon guide
Ornans

Ornans

at 29 km (direction south)

The highlight of your visit to Ornans is the...

See Ornans guide
Vesoul

Vesoul

at 29 km (direction south), in the Haute-Saone department

Although lacking major monuments, Vesoul is a pleasant town...

See Vesoul guide
Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 31 km (direction south-south-west)

The gardens of the Chateau de Cleron can be seen...

See Chateau de Cleron guide
 
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Lods

Lods

Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Lods guide
Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

at 38 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Mouthier-Haute-Pierre guide
Pesmes

Pesmes

Most Beautiful Village at 43 km (direction west), in the Haute-Saone department

The quaint village of Pesmes is one of the...

See Pesmes guide
Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 44 km (direction south-west)

The Royal Saltworks at Arc-et-Senans is an entire factory...

See Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans guide
Salins-les-Bains

Salins-les-Bains

at 50 km (direction south-south-west), in the Jura department

The salt mines at Salins-les-Bains operated from the 13th - 20th...

See Salins-les-Bains guide
Ronchamp chapel

Ronchamp chapel

at 53 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Saone department

The Ronchamp Chapel is the best known work by...

See Ronchamp chapel guide
Dole

Dole

at 56 km (direction west-south-west), in the Jura department

The Collegiale Church that dominates the town skyline is the principal attraction...

See Dole guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Doubs

Map of places to visit near Moncey

 
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Markets in and near Moncey

  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (16km)
  • Vesoul: market Thursday & Saturday (29km)
  • Gray: market Tuesday & Friday (41km)
  • Lure: market Tuesday (46km)
  • Melisey: market Wednesday (55km)

More information about Moncey, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Moncey, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de l'Etang (37km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (26km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (47km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (49km)
  • Saut du Doubs (54km)
  • Gorges du Doubs (54km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moffans-et-Vacheresse (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (16km)
 
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Geography and distances

Moncey is in the eastern-center of France at 15 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Moncey is 325 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Moncey

Canton: Marchaux

Arrondissement: Besançon

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25870

Distance to Moncey

from Besancon (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 325 km

from Calais: 505 km

from Nice: 417 km

from Bordeaux: 587 km

from Strasbourg: 182 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 Moncey from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 26 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aulx-les-Cromary, Blarians, Bonnay, Chambornay-les-Bellevaux, Champoux, Chatillon-Guyotte, Chaudefontaine, Cirey, Corcelle-Mieslot, Cromary, Germondans, La Barre, Marchaux, Merey-Vieilley, Neuvelle-les-Cromary, Palise, Perrouse, Rigney, Rignosot, Sorans-les-Breurey, Thurey-le-Mont, Traitiefontaine, Valleroy, Vandelans, Venise and Vieilley.

This page in French: Visiter Moncey

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