Palise tourism and travel guide

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Visit Palise: highlights and tourist information

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Palise 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 15 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Palise is 323 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Besancon at 15 km and Vesoul at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Palise, 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 Palise 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 Palise

Markets in and near Palise

  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (16km)
  • Vesoul: market Thursday & Saturday (29km)
  • Gray: market Tuesday & Friday (39km)
  • Lure: market Tuesday (46km)
  • Melisey: market Wednesday (56km)

More information about Palise, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Palise, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de l'Etang (35km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (28km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (49km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (50km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moffans-et-Vacheresse (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (16km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Palise

Canton: Marchaux

Arrondissement: Besançon

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25870

Distance to Palise

from Besancon (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 323 km

from Calais: 503 km

from Nice: 418 km

from Bordeaux: 586 km

from Strasbourg: 183 km

Getting here

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

We have 24 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aulx-les-Cromary, Bonnay, Buthiers, Chambornay-les-Bellevaux, Champoux, Chatillon-Guyotte, Chaudefontaine, Cirey, Cromary, Devecey, Marchaux, Merey-Vieilley, Moncey, Neuvelle-les-Cromary, Perrouse, Rioz, Sorans-les-Breurey, Thurey-le-Mont, Traitiefontaine, Valleroy, Vandelans, Venise, Vieilley and Voray-sur-l'Ognon.

This page in French: Visiter Palise