Villers-Pater tourism and travel guide

Photo of Villers-Pater in Haute-Saone

Photo is of Vesoul at 17 km from Villers-Pater

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Villers-Pater 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 Villers-Pater in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Vesoul at 17 km and Besancon at 26 km.

Villers-Pater, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 17 km (direction )

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

See Vesoul guide


at 26 km (direction south-south-west), in the Doubs department

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

See Besancon guide


at 40 km (direction south), in the Doubs department

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

See Ornans guide


at 42 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Luxeuil-les-Bains guide
Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 43 km (direction south-south-west), in the Doubs department

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

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Ronchamp chapel

Ronchamp chapel

at 43 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Ronchamp chapel guide


Most Beautiful Village at 47 km (direction south-south-east), in the Doubs department

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

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at 48 km (direction east), in the Doubs department

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

See Montbeliard guide


at 48 km (direction south-south-east), in the Doubs department

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

See Mouthier-Haute-Pierre guide


Most Beautiful Village at 49 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Pesmes guide


at 52 km (direction east-south-east), in the Doubs department

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

See Saint-Hippolyte guide
Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 56 km (direction south-west), in the Doubs department

The Royal Saltworks at Arc-et-Senans is an entire factory and living spaces that were...

See Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans guide

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Map of places to visit near Villers-Pater


Markets in and near Villers-Pater

  • Vesoul: market Thursday & Saturday (17km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (28km)
  • Lure: market Tuesday (35km)
  • Saint-Sauveur: market Sunday (41km)
  • Gray: market Tuesday & Friday (43km)
  • Jussey: market Tuesday (44km)
  • Melisey: market Wednesday (45km)

More information about Villers-Pater, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Villers-Pater, France

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

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 (36km)
  • Saut du Doubs (59km)
  • Gorges du Doubs (59km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moffans-et-Vacheresse (34km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (28km)

Geography and distances

Villers-Pater is in the north-east of France at 17 kilometres from Vesoul, the department capital (general information: Villers-Pater is 322 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Villers-Pater

Canton: Montbozon

Arrondissement: Vesoul

Department: Haute-Saone

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 70190

Distance to Villers-Pater

from Vesoul (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 322 km

from Calais: 498 km

from Nice: 427 km

from Bordeaux: 595 km

from Strasbourg: 171 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Villers-Pater from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Authoison, Beaumotte-Aubertans, Cenans, Dampierre-sur-Linotte, Filain, Flagey-Rigney, Fontenois-les-Montbozon, Hyet, Larians-et-Munans, Loulans-Verchamp, Ormenans, Pennesieres, Quenoche, Ruhans, Traitiefontaine and Vy-les-Filain.

This page in French: Visiter Villers-Pater