Vellefaux tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vellefaux in Haute-Saone

Photo is of Vesoul at 8 km from Vellefaux

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Vellefaux is situated in the Haute-Saone department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Vellefaux in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Vesoul at 8 km and Besancon at 35 km.

Vellefaux, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 8 km (direction north-north-east)

Although lacking major monuments, Vesoul is a pleasant town to visit with...

See Vesoul guide


at 35 km (direction south-south-west), in the Doubs department

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

See Besancon guide
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at 35 km (direction north-east)

In Luxeuil-les-Bains, established as a spa town since Roman times, you can...

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Ronchamp chapel

Ronchamp chapel

at 40 km (direction east-north-east)

The Ronchamp Chapel is the best known work by architect Le Corbusier...

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at 50 km (direction south), in the Doubs department

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

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at 50 km (direction east), in the Doubs department

It is the castle in Montbeliard, on a raised rocky platform, that...

See Montbeliard guide


Most Beautiful Village at 52 km (direction west-south-west)

The quaint village of Pesmes is one of the prettiest in Franche-Comté...

See Pesmes guide

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Map of places to visit near Vellefaux


Markets in and near Vellefaux

  • Vesoul: market Thursday & Saturday (8km)
  • Lure: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Saint-Sauveur: market Sunday (34km)
  • Jussey: market Tuesday (35km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (36km)
  • Saint-Loup-sur-Semouse: market Monday (38km)
  • Melisey: market Wednesday (40km)
  • Gray: market Tuesday & Friday (43km)

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Tourist attractions near Vellefaux, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de l'Etang (40km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moffans-et-Vacheresse (32km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (36km)

Geography and distances

Vellefaux is in the north-east of France at 8 kilometres from Vesoul, the department capital (general information: Vellefaux is 316 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vellefaux

Canton: Montbozon

Arrondissement: Vesoul

Department: Haute-Saone

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 70000

Distance to Vellefaux

from Vesoul (prefecture): 8 km

from Paris: 316 km

from Calais: 489 km

from Nice: 437 km

from Bordeaux: 598 km

from Strasbourg: 166 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Andelarre, Andelarrot, Echenoz-le-Sec, Filain, La Demie, Le Magnoray, Mont-le-Vernois, Neurey-les-la-Demie, Vallerois-Lorioz, Velleguindry-et-Levrecey and Vy-les-Filain.

This page in French: Visiter Vellefaux


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