Villars-sous-Ecot tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Montbeliard at 13 km from Villars-sous-Ecot

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Villars-sous-Ecot is situated in the Doubs 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 Villars-sous-Ecot in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Montbeliard at 13 km and Saint-Hippolyte at 14 km.

Villars-sous-Ecot, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 13 km (direction north-east)

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

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at 14 km (direction south-east)

Saint-Hippolyte is in a beautiful position on the confluence of the Doubs and Dessoubre...

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at 27 km (direction north-east), in the Territoire-de-Belfort department

The town of Belfort and its citadel are pleasant to exlore when you are...

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Ronchamp chapel

Ronchamp chapel

at 32 km (direction north-north-west), in the Haute-Saone department

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

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at 47 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haut-Rhin department

In the oldest part of Altkirch you can still see part of the defensive...

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at 47 km (direction west-north-west), in the Haute-Saone department

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

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at 50 km (direction north-west), in the Haute-Saone department

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

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at 53 km (direction south-west)

The small village of Mouthier-Haute-Pierre is well placed to explore the source of the...

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Most Beautiful Village at 54 km (direction south-west)

Lods is quite small but very pleasant to explore, in particular the village along...

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at 55 km (direction west-south-west)

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

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at 60 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haut-Rhin department

Often ignored as an 'industrial town' Mulhouse actually has an attractive centre around the...

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Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 61 km (direction west-south-west)

The gardens of the Chateau de Cleron can be seen next to the Loue...

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Markets in and near Villars-sous-Ecot

  • Valentigney: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Montbeliard: market Tuesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Audincourt: market Saturday (13km)
  • Sochaux: market Thursday (14km)
  • Bethoncourt: market Friday (15km)
  • Fesches-le-Chatel: market Friday (19km)
  • Belfort: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Monday & Friday (27km)
  • Lure: market Tuesday (33km)
  • Melisey: market Wednesday (38km)
  • Masevaux: market Wednesday (45km)

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Tourist attractions near Villars-sous-Ecot, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

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Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Thann (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Roseraie du Chatelet (36km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Saut du Doubs (37km)
  • Gorges du Doubs (37km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (42km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (44km)
  • Ballon d'Alsace (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mandeure (9km)
  • Montbeliard (13km)
  • Moffans-et-Vacheresse (26km)
  • Belfort (27km)
  • Rougegoutte (37km)
  • Hirtzbach (44km)
  • Masevaux (45km)

Geography and distances

Villars-sous-Ecot is in the eastern-center of France at 55 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Villars-sous-Ecot is 360 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Villars-sous-Ecot

Canton: Pont-de-Roide

Arrondissement: Montbéliard

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25150

Distance to Villars-sous-Ecot

from Besancon (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 360 km

from Calais: 527 km

from Nice: 416 km

from Bordeaux: 630 km

from Strasbourg: 151 km

Getting here

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 Villars-sous-Ecot from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Berche, Beutal, Colombier-Fontaine, Dambelin, Ecot, Etouvans, Goux-les-Dambelin, Hyemondans, Lanthenans, Longevelle-sur-Doubs, Lougres, Neuchatel-Urtiere, Pont-de-Roide, Remondans-Vaivre, Saint-Maurice-Colombier and Sourans.

This page in French: Visiter Villars-sous-Ecot