Mouthier-Haute-Pierre tourism and travel guide

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Visit Mouthier-Haute-Pierre: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The small village of Mouthier-Haute-Pierre is well placed to explore the source of the Loue river and several other scenic highlights in Doubs

Important note

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

Mouthier-Haute-Pierre 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 30 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Mouthier-Haute-Pierre is 355 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Ornans at 12 km and Pontarlier at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Mouthier-Haute-Pierre, 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 Mouthier-Haute-Pierre 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 Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

Markets in and near Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

  • Levier: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (16km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (29km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (41km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (43km)

More information about Mouthier-Haute-Pierre, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Mouthier-Haute-Pierre, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (13km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (15km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (21km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (30km)
  • Saut du Doubs (33km)
  • Gorges du Doubs (33km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (47km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (49km)
  • Lac du Fioget (50km)
  • Lac de Narlay (52km)
  • Lac du Vernois (53km)
  • Source - la Seille (54km)
  • Lac de Chalain (55km)
  • Lac de Chambly (57km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (60km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (28km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

Canton: Ornans

Arrondissement: Besançon

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25920

Distance to Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

from Besancon (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 355 km

from Calais: 541 km

from Nice: 379 km

from Bordeaux: 583 km

from Strasbourg: 204 km

Getting here

Mouthier-Haute-Pierre 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 Mouthier-Haute-Pierre from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amathay-Vesigneux, Athose, Aubonne, Bugny, Chasnans, Chateauvieux-les-Fosses, Echevannes, Evillers, Hautepierre-le-Chatelet, Lavans-Vuillafans, Lods, Longeville, Ouhans, Renedale, Saint-Gorgon-Main and Vuillafans.

This page in French: Visiter Mouthier-Haute-Pierre