Rioz tourism and travel guide

Photo of Rioz in Haute-Saone

Visit Rioz: highlights and tourist information

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Rioz is situated in the Haute-Saone department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the north-east of France at 23 kilometres from Vesoul, the department capital (general information: Rioz is 319 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Besancon at 20 km and Vesoul at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Rioz, 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 Rioz 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 Haute-Saone

Map of places to visit near Rioz

Markets in and near Rioz

  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (21km)
  • Vesoul: market Thursday & Saturday (23km)
  • Gray: market Tuesday & Friday (36km)
  • Lure: market Tuesday (43km)
  • Jussey: market Tuesday (46km)
  • Saint-Sauveur: market Sunday (49km)
  • Melisey: market Wednesday (53km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (57km)

More information about Rioz, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Rioz, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de l'Etang (33km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (34km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (54km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moffans-et-Vacheresse (42km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (21km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Rioz

Canton: Rioz

Arrondissement: Vesoul

Department: Haute-Saone

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 70190

Distance to Rioz

from Vesoul (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 319 km

from Calais: 498 km

from Nice: 424 km

from Bordeaux: 587 km

from Strasbourg: 180 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aulx-les-Cromary, Boult, Chambornay-les-Bellevaux, Cirey, Fondremand, Hyet, La Malachere, Montarlot-les-Rioz, Neuvelle-les-Cromary, Palise, Quenoche, Ruhans, Sorans-les-Breurey, Thurey-le-Mont, Traitiefontaine, Tresilley and Valleroy.

This page in French: Visiter Rioz