Vennes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vennes: highlights and tourist information

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Vennes is situated in the Doubs department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 41 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Vennes is 365 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mouthier-Haute-Pierre at 24 km and Lods at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vennes, 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 Vennes 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 Doubs

Map of places to visit near Vennes

Markets in and near Vennes

  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (32km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (39km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (41km)
  • Valentigney: market Tuesday (41km)
  • Audincourt: market Saturday (43km)
  • Montbeliard: market Tuesday & Saturday (44km)
  • Sochaux: market Thursday (45km)
  • Bethoncourt: market Friday (46km)
  • Fesches-le-Chatel: market Friday (49km)

More information about Vennes, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Vennes, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de Remonot (10km)
  • Saut du Doubs (15km)
  • Gorges du Doubs (15km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (19km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (21km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (54km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mandeure (39km)
  • Montbeliard (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (40km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vennes

Canton: Pierrefontaine-les-Varans

Arrondissement: Besançon

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25390

Distance to Vennes

from Besancon (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 365 km

from Calais: 543 km

from Nice: 388 km

from Bordeaux: 607 km

from Strasbourg: 183 km

Getting here

Vennes is in the eastern-center of France. 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 Vennes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Consolation-Maisonnettes, Domprel, Flangebouche, Fournets-Luisans, Fuans, Guyans-Vennes, La Sommette, Laval-le-Prieure, Loray, Orchamps-Vennes and Plaimbois-Vennes.

This page in French: Visiter Vennes