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Visit Velet: highlights and tourist information

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Velet 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 49 kilometres from Vesoul, the department capital (general information: Velet is 287 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pesmes at 16 km and Beze at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Velet, 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 Velet 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 Velet


Markets in and near Velet

  • Gray: market Tuesday & Friday (3km)
  • Pontailler-sur-Saone: market Saturday (18km)
  • Auxonne: market Friday (29km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (37km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (40km)
  • Longvic: market Sunday (41km)
  • Dijon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (41km)
  • Chalindrey: market Thursday (43km)
  • Chenove: market Wednesday & Sunday (45km)
  • Vesoul: market Thursday & Saturday (50km)

More information about Velet, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Velet, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de l'Etang (5km)
  • Jardin du château du Talmay (12km)
  • Château d'Arcelot (29km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (37km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Quetigny (36km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (41km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Velet

Canton: Gray

Arrondissement: Vesoul

Department: Haute-Saone

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 70100

Distance to Velet

from Vesoul (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 287 km

from Calais: 476 km

from Nice: 435 km

from Bordeaux: 554 km

from Strasbourg: 207 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ancier, Apremont, Arc-les-Gray, Battrans, Bouhans-et-Feurg, Champvans, Esmoulins, Germigney, Gray, Gray-la-Ville, Le Tremblois, Mantoche, Nantilly, Noiron and Rigny.

This page in French: Visiter Velet

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