Orve tourism and travel guide

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Visit Orve: highlights and tourist information

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Orve 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 41 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Orve is 356 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Hippolyte at 20 km and Montbeliard at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Orve, 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 Orve in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Orve

Markets in and near Orve

  • Valentigney: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Montbeliard: market Tuesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Audincourt: market Saturday (28km)
  • Bethoncourt: market Friday (29km)
  • Sochaux: market Thursday (29km)
  • Fesches-le-Chatel: market Friday (35km)
  • Lure: market Tuesday (40km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (41km)
  • Belfort: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Monday & Friday (42km)
  • Vesoul: market Thursday & Saturday (44km)

More information about Orve, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Orve, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Roseraie du Chatelet (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (29km)
  • Saut du Doubs (29km)
  • Gorges du Doubs (29km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (30km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (38km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mandeure (24km)
  • Montbeliard (28km)
  • Moffans-et-Vacheresse (33km)
  • Belfort (42km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (41km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Orve

Canton: Clerval

Arrondissement: Montbéliard

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25430

Distance to Orve

from Besancon (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 356 km

from Calais: 528 km

from Nice: 407 km

from Bordeaux: 615 km

from Strasbourg: 166 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Belvoir, Chazot, Crosey-le-Grand, Crosey-le-Petit, Ouvans, Rahon, Randevillers, Roche-les-Clerval, Sancey-le-Grand, Sancey-le-Long, Surmont, Vellerot-les-Belvoir, Vellevans and Vyt-les-Belvoir.

This page in French: Visiter Orve