Montessaux tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montessaux in Haute-Saone

Photo is of Ronchamp chapel at 6 km from Montessaux

Visit Montessaux: highlights and tourist information

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Montessaux is situated in the Haute-Saone department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Montessaux in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Ronchamp chapel at 6 km and Luxeuil-les-Bains at 16 km.

Montessaux, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Ronchamp chapel

Ronchamp chapel

at 6 km (direction east-south-east)

The Ronchamp Chapel is the best known work by architect Le Corbusier to be...

See Ronchamp chapel guide


at 16 km (direction west-north-west)

In Luxeuil-les-Bains, established as a spa town since Roman times, you can also see...

See Luxeuil-les-Bains guide


at 25 km (direction east-south-east), in the Territoire-de-Belfort department

The town of Belfort and its citadel are pleasant to exlore when you are...

See Belfort guide


at 31 km (direction south-east), in the Doubs department

It is the castle in Montbeliard, on a raised rocky platform, that dominates the...

See Montbeliard guide


at 33 km (direction west-south-west)

Although lacking major monuments, Vesoul is a pleasant town to visit with some attractive...

See Vesoul guide
Murbach abbey

Murbach abbey

Abbey at 49 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haut-Rhin department

The remains of the abbey at Murbach, the surrounding gardens and its position in...

See Murbach abbey guide


at 50 km (direction south-south-east), in the Doubs department

Saint-Hippolyte is in a beautiful position on the confluence of the Doubs and Dessoubre...

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at 52 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haut-Rhin department

In Guebwilller it is the part of the town along the canal and also...

See Guebwiller guide


at 53 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haut-Rhin department

In Soultz-Haut-Rhin an unusual characteristic is that many of the old houses are in...

See Soultz-Haut-Rhin guide


at 54 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haut-Rhin department

Munster was very badly damaged during the First World War but careful renovation means...

See Munster guide

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Map of places to visit near Montessaux


Markets in and near Montessaux

  • Melisey: market Wednesday (2km)
  • Lure: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Saint-Sauveur: market Sunday (15km)
  • Belfort: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Monday & Friday (24km)
  • Plombieres-les-Bains: market Friday (26km)
  • Saint-Loup-sur-Semouse: market Monday (27km)
  • Bethoncourt: market Friday (29km)
  • Remiremont: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Montbeliard: market Tuesday & Saturday (31km)
  • Sochaux: market Thursday (32km)

More information about Montessaux, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Montessaux, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Plombieres-les-Bains (26km)
  • Thann (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Roseraie du Chatelet (28km)
  • Parc de Wesserling (36km)
  • Jardin d'altitude du Haut-Chitelet (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Ballon d'Alsace (23km)
  • Cascade de la Pissoire (37km)
  • Hohneck (47km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moffans-et-Vacheresse (13km)
  • Rougegoutte (22km)
  • Belfort (25km)
  • Montbeliard (31km)
  • Masevaux (33km)
  • Mandeure (37km)

Geography and distances

Montessaux is in the north-east of France at 33 kilometres from Vesoul, the department capital (general information: Montessaux is 335 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Montessaux

Canton: Mélisey

Arrondissement: Lure

Department: Haute-Saone

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 70270

Distance to Montessaux

from Vesoul (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 335 km

from Calais: 493 km

from Nice: 452 km

from Bordeaux: 636 km

from Strasbourg: 129 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Montessaux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Belmont, Belonchamp, Ecromagny, Froideterre, La Corbiere, La Neuvelle-les-Lure, Lantenot, Linexert, Malbouhans, Melisey, Rignovelle, Ronchamp, Saint-Barthelemy and Saint-Germain.

This page in French: Visiter Montessaux