Montmahoux tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montmahoux in Doubs

Photo is of Chateau de Cleron at 12 km from Montmahoux

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Montmahoux is situated in the Doubs 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 Montmahoux in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Cleron at 12 km and Salins-les-Bains at 13 km.

Montmahoux, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 12 km (direction north-north-east)

The gardens of the Chateau de Cleron can be seen next to the Loue...

See Chateau de Cleron guide


at 13 km (direction west-south-west), in the Jura department

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

See Salins-les-Bains guide


at 16 km (direction north-east)

The highlight of your visit to Ornans is the section along the Loue river,...

See Ornans guide


Most Beautiful Village at 18 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Lods guide
Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 20 km (direction west-north-west)

The Royal Saltworks at Arc-et-Senans is an entire factory and living spaces that were...

See Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans guide


at 20 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Mouthier-Haute-Pierre guide


at 22 km (direction west-south-west), in the Jura department

After exploring the old town centre in Arbois you can visit the scenic Cirque...

See Arbois guide


at 26 km (direction east-south-east)

Pontarlier is usually visited as part of a trip to enjoy the local scenery...

See Pontarlier guide
Chateau de Joux

Chateau de Joux

Castle at 29 km (direction east-south-east)

The Chateau de Joux is an imposing clifftop castle with a 1000 year history...

See Chateau de Joux guide


at 30 km (direction east-south-east)

The citadel, cathedral and some impressive 16th century townhouses are among the highlights to...

See Besancon guide


Most Beautiful Village at 40 km (direction west-south-west), in the Jura department

One of the key reasons to visit the pretty village of Chateau-Chalon is its...

See Chateau-Chalon guide


Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction south-west), in the Jura department

The attractive village of Baume-les-Messieurs is surrounded by cliffs and steep wooded slopes and...

See Baume-les-Messieurs guide


at 43 km (direction west-north-west), in the Jura department

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

See Dole guide


Most Beautiful Village at 48 km (direction west-north-west), in the Haute-Saone department

The quaint village of Pesmes is one of the prettiest in Franche-Comté and also...

See Pesmes guide

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

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Markets in and near Montmahoux

  • Levier: market Wednesday (7km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (22km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (26km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (28km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (28km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (43km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (50km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (52km)

More information about Montmahoux, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Montmahoux, France

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

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 (43km)
  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (45km)
  • Jardin du château du Talmay (61km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Joux (16km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (26km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (33km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (34km)
  • Source - la Seille (35km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (36km)
  • Lac du Fioget (37km)
  • Lac du Vernois (39km)
  • Lac de Narlay (39km)
  • Lac de Chalain (39km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (40km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (40km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (41km)
  • Lac de Chambly (41km)
  • Lac du Val (43km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (44km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (46km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (28km)

Geography and distances

Montmahoux is in the eastern-center of France at 29 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Montmahoux is 344 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Montmahoux

Canton: Amancey

Arrondissement: Besançon

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25270

Distance to Montmahoux

from Besancon (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 344 km

from Calais: 536 km

from Nice: 377 km

from Bordeaux: 564 km

from Strasbourg: 219 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 Montmahoux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amancey, Bolandoz, Crouzet-Migette, Deservillers, Dournon, Eternoz, Gevresin, Labergement-du-Navois, Nans-sous-Sainte-Anne, Sainte-Anne, Saraz and Villeneuve-d'Amont.

This page in French: Visiter Montmahoux