Velles tourism and travel guide

Photo of Velles in Haute-Marne

Photo is of Langres at 29 km from Velles

Visit Velles: highlights and tourist information

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Velles is situated in the Haute-Marne department and Grand-Est region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Velles in Grand-Est.

Popular places to visit nearby include Langres at 29 km and Vesoul at 40 km.

Velles, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 29 km (direction west)

The highlight in Langres is the chance to follow the 3 kilometres of ramparts...

See Langres guide


at 40 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Saone department

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

See Vesoul guide


at 49 km (direction east), in the Haute-Saone department

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

See Luxeuil-les-Bains guide


at 53 km (direction south-west), in the Cote d'Or department

Although small the village of Bez is very pleasant to spend an hour exploring...

See Beze guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Haute-Marne

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Map of places to visit near Velles


Markets in and near Velles

  • Jussey: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Chalindrey: market Thursday (22km)
  • Langres: market Friday (29km)
  • Nogent: market Tuesday (36km)
  • Vesoul: market Thursday & Saturday (40km)
  • Saint-Loup-sur-Semouse: market Monday (42km)
  • Gray: market Tuesday & Friday (44km)
  • Chaumont: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (53km)

More information about Velles, Champagne-Ardenne

Tourist attractions near Velles, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d’Ode (39km)
  • Parc de l'Etang (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vittel (44km)

Geography and distances

Velles is in the north-east of France at 53 kilometres from Chaumont, the department capital (general information: Velles is 274 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Velles

Canton: Laferté-sur-Amance

Arrondissement: Langres

Department: Haute-Marne

Region: Champagne-Ardenne

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 52500

Distance to Velles

from Chaumont (prefecture): 53 km

from Paris: 274 km

from Calais: 446 km

from Nice: 474 km

from Bordeaux: 587 km

from Strasbourg: 172 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anrosey, Betoncourt-sur-Mance, Champigny-sous-Varennes, Chauvirey-le-Chatel, Chauvirey-le-Vieil, Guyonvelle, Laferte-sur-Amance, Neuvelle-les-Voisey, Ouge, Pierremont-sur-Amance, Pisseloup, Rosieres-sur-Mance, Soyers, Terre-Natale, Vernois-sur-Mance, Vitrey-sur-Mance and Voisey.

This page in French: Visiter Velles