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Verrieres-du-Grosbois tourism and travel guide

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Visit Verrieres-du-Grosbois: highlights and tourist information

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Verrieres-du-Grosbois 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 20 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Verrieres-du-Grosbois is 345 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Ornans at 15 km and Lods at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Verrieres-du-Grosbois, 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 Verrieres-du-Grosbois in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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


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Map of places to visit near Verrieres-du-Grosbois


Markets in and near Verrieres-du-Grosbois

  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (20km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (34km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (51km)
  • Valentigney: market Tuesday (51km)
  • Montbeliard: market Tuesday & Saturday (52km)
  • Audincourt: market Saturday (53km)
  • Bethoncourt: market Friday (54km)
  • Sochaux: market Thursday (54km)

More information about Verrieres-du-Grosbois, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Verrieres-du-Grosbois, France

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

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

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (5km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (26km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (27km)
  • Saut du Doubs (35km)
  • Gorges du Doubs (35km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (19km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Verrieres-du-Grosbois

Canton: Vercel-Villedieu-le-Camp

Arrondissement: Besançon

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25580

Distance to Verrieres-du-Grosbois

from Besancon (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 345 km

from Calais: 527 km

from Nice: 397 km

from Bordeaux: 590 km

from Strasbourg: 189 km

Getting here

Verrieres-du-Grosbois 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 Verrieres-du-Grosbois from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bouclans, Charbonnieres-les-Sapins, Cotebrune, Etalans, Gonsans, Magny-Chatelard, Naisey-les-Granges and Valdahon.

This page in French: Visiter Verrieres-du-Grosbois

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