Villers-sous-Chalamont tourism and travel guide

Photo of Villers-sous-Chalamont in Doubs

Photo is of Salins-les-Bains at 13 km from Villers-sous-Chalamont

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Villers-sous-Chalamont 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 Villers-sous-Chalamont in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Salins-les-Bains at 13 km and Chateau de Cleron at 21 km.

Villers-sous-Chalamont, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 13 km (direction west-north-west), in the Jura department

The salt mines at Salins-les-Bains operated from the 13th - 20th century...

See Salins-les-Bains guide
Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 21 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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at 21 km (direction west), in the Jura department

After exploring the old town centre in Arbois you can visit the...

See Arbois guide


Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction north-east)

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

See Lods guide


at 23 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Mouthier-Haute-Pierre guide


at 23 km (direction east)

Pontarlier is usually visited as part of a trip to enjoy the...

See Pontarlier guide


at 24 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Ornans guide
Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 25 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans guide
Chateau de Joux

Chateau de Joux

Castle at 25 km (direction east)

The Chateau de Joux is an imposing clifftop castle with a 1000...

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Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction west-south-west), in the Jura department

One of the key reasons to visit the pretty village of Chateau-Chalon...

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Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction west-south-west), in the Jura department

The attractive village of Baume-les-Messieurs is surrounded by cliffs and steep wooded...

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at 39 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Besancon guide


at 45 km (direction west-south-west), in the Jura department

Lons-le-Saunier is a traditional local town of the Franche-Comté region, well placed...

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

The Collegiale Church that dominates the town skyline is the principal attraction...

See Dole guide

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Markets in and near Villers-sous-Chalamont

  • Levier: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (20km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (21km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (23km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (37km)
  • Morez: market Saturday all day (42km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (43km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (46km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (47km)

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Tourist attractions near Villers-sous-Chalamont, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (42km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Joux (8km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (26km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (28km)
  • Lac du Fioget (28km)
  • Lac de Narlay (31km)
  • Lac du Vernois (31km)
  • Source - la Seille (31km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (32km)
  • Lac de Chalain (32km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (32km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (33km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (33km)
  • Lac de Chambly (34km)
  • Lac du Val (35km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (38km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (38km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (38km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (42km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (43km)
  • Lac des Rousses (44km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (37km)

Geography and distances

Villers-sous-Chalamont is in the eastern-center of France at 38 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Villers-sous-Chalamont is 351 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Villers-sous-Chalamont

Canton: Levier

Arrondissement: Pontarlier

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25270

Distance to Villers-sous-Chalamont

from Besancon (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 351 km

from Calais: 544 km

from Nice: 368 km

from Bordeaux: 562 km

from Strasbourg: 226 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 Villers-sous-Chalamont from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arc-sous-Montenot, Boujailles, Courvieres, Crouzet-Migette, Levier, Sainte-Anne and Villeneuve-d'Amont.

This page in French: Visiter Villers-sous-Chalamont