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Vaux-et-Chantegrue tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vaux-et-Chantegrue in Doubs

Photo is of Chateau de Joux at 12 km from Vaux-et-Chantegrue

Visit Vaux-et-Chantegrue: highlights and tourist information

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Vaux-et-Chantegrue is situated in the Doubs department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Joux at 12 km and Pontarlier at 13 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Vaux-et-Chantegrue, 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 Vaux-et-Chantegrue in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

Chateau de Joux

Chateau de Joux

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

The Chateau de Joux is an imposing clifftop castle...

See Chateau de Joux guide


at 13 km (direction north-east)

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

See Pontarlier guide


at 26 km (direction north-east)

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

See Mouthier-Haute-Pierre guide


Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction north-east)

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

See Lods guide


at 32 km (direction west-north-west), in the Jura department

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

See Salins-les-Bains guide


at 34 km (direction north-north-west)

The highlight of your visit to Ornans is the section...

See Ornans guide
Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 34 km (direction north-north-west)

The gardens of the Chateau de Cleron can be...

See Chateau de Cleron guide


at 38 km (direction west-north-west), in the Jura department

After exploring the old town centre in Arbois you can...

See Arbois guide
Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 43 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans guide


Most Beautiful Village at 47 km (direction west), in the Jura department

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

See Baume-les-Messieurs guide


Most Beautiful Village at 48 km (direction west), in the Jura department

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

See Chateau-Chalon guide


Most Beautiful Village at 49 km (direction south), in the Haute-Savoie department

The village of Yvoire on the banks of Lake Geneva is...

See Yvoire guide


at 52 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Besancon guide
Thonon les Bains

Thonon les Bains

at 53 km (direction south-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

Tourist activity here at Thonon-les-Bains on Lac Leman is...

See Thonon les Bains guide

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

Map of places to visit near Vaux-et-Chantegrue


Markets in and near Vaux-et-Chantegrue

  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (13km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (27km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (36km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (38km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (46km)

More information about Vaux-et-Chantegrue, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Vaux-et-Chantegrue, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Joux (19km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (26km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (28km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (28km)
  • Lac du Fioget (31km)
  • Lac de Narlay (32km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (32km)
  • Lac du Vernois (33km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (34km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (36km)
  • Lac des Rousses (36km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (38km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (38km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (38km)
  • Lac de Chalain (38km)
  • Lac de Chambly (39km)
  • Lac du Val (39km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (40km)
  • Source - la Seille (43km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (44km)
  • Gorges du Doubs (46km)
  • Saut du Doubs (46km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (48km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Vaux-et-Chantegrue is in the eastern-center of France at 51 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Vaux-et-Chantegrue is 369 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vaux-et-Chantegrue

Canton: Mouthe

Arrondissement: Pontarlier

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25160

Distance to Vaux-et-Chantegrue

from Besancon (prefecture): 51 km

from Paris: 369 km

from Calais: 561 km

from Nice: 355 km

from Bordeaux: 572 km

from Strasbourg: 227 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 Vaux-et-Chantegrue from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bonnevaux, Bouverans, Fourcatier-et-Maison-Neuve, La Planee, Labergement-Sainte-Marie, Les Grangettes, Malbuisson, Malpas, Remoray-Boujeons and Saint-Point-Lac.

This page in French: Visiter Vaux-et-Chantegrue

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