Montbeliard tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montbeliard in Doubs

Visit Montbeliard: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: It is the castle in Montbeliard, on a raised rocky platform, that dominates the town centre

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Montbeliard. For detailed visitor information see the Montbeliard travel guide.

Montbeliard 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 66 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Montbeliard is 362 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Montbeliard include "ville fleurie 4*".

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Hippolyte at 21 km and Ronchamp chapel at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montbeliard, 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 Montbeliard 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 Montbeliard

Markets in and near Montbeliard

Market days in Montbeliard: weekly market: Tuesday & Saturday;

  • Montbeliard: market Tuesday & Saturday (0km)
  • Sochaux: market Thursday (2km)
  • Bethoncourt: market Friday (2km)
  • Audincourt: market Saturday (5km)
  • Valentigney: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Fesches-le-Chatel: market Friday (8km)
  • Belfort: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Monday & Friday (15km)
  • Lure: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Melisey: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Masevaux: market Wednesday (33km)

More information about Montbeliard, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Montbeliard, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Thann (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Roseraie du Chatelet (24km)
  • Parc de Wesserling (44km)
  • Parc botanique de Mulhouse (48km)
  • Parc Alfred-Wallach (49km)
  • Parc de la Marseillaise (54km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Ballon d'Alsace (35km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mandeure (7km)
  • Belfort (15km)
  • Moffans-et-Vacheresse (23km)
  • Rougegoutte (25km)
  • Masevaux (33km)
  • Hirtzbach (33km)
  • Sausheim (53km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique et botanique de Mulhouse (48km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montbeliard

Canton: Montbéliard

Arrondissement: Montbéliard

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25200

Distance to Montbeliard

from Besancon (prefecture): 66 km

from Paris: 362 km

from Calais: 524 km

from Nice: 425 km

from Bordeaux: 640 km

from Strasbourg: 139 km

Getting here

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

We have 29 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allondans, Arbouans, Audincourt, Bart, Bavans, Berche, Bethoncourt, Brognard, Courcelles-les-Montbeliard, Dambenois, Dampierre-sur-le-Doubs, Dung, Etupes, Exincourt, Grand-Charmont, Issans, Laire, Nommay, Presentevillers, Raynans, Sainte-Suzanne, Seloncourt, Sochaux, Taillecourt, Tavey, Valentigney, Vieux-Charmont, Voujeaucourt and Vyans-le-Val.

This page in French: Visiter Montbeliard