Vuillecin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vuillecin in Doubs

Photo is of Pontarlier at 4 km from Vuillecin

Visit Vuillecin: highlights and tourist information

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Vuillecin 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 Vuillecin in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Pontarlier at 4 km and Chateau de Joux at 8 km.

Vuillecin, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 4 km (direction south-east)

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

See Pontarlier guide
Chateau de Joux

Chateau de Joux

Castle at 8 km (direction south-east)

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

See Chateau de Joux guide


at 12 km (direction north-north-west)

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 13 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Lods guide


at 23 km (direction north-west)

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

See Ornans guide
Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 26 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Chateau de Cleron guide


at 33 km (direction west), in the Jura department

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

See Salins-les-Bains guide


at 42 km (direction north-west)

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

See Besancon guide


at 42 km (direction west), in the Jura department

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

See Arbois guide
Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 42 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans guide


at 57 km (direction north-east)

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

See Saint-Hippolyte guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Doubs

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Map of places to visit near Vuillecin


Markets in and near Vuillecin

  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (5km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (38km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (40km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (42km)
  • Clairvaux-les-Lacs: market Wednesday (59km)

More information about Vuillecin, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Vuillecin, France

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

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

  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (13km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (22km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (24km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (27km)
  • Gorges du Doubs (34km)
  • Saut du Doubs (34km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (41km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (42km)
  • Lac du Fioget (43km)
  • Lac de Narlay (45km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (46km)
  • Lac du Vernois (46km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (47km)
  • Lac de Chalain (50km)
  • Lac de Chambly (51km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (52km)
  • Lac du Val (52km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (52km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (39km)

Geography and distances

Vuillecin is in the eastern-center of France at 41 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Vuillecin is 365 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vuillecin

Canton: Pontarlier

Arrondissement: Pontarlier

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25300

Distance to Vuillecin

from Besancon (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 365 km

from Calais: 552 km

from Nice: 367 km

from Bordeaux: 582 km

from Strasbourg: 212 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 Vuillecin from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arcon, Bians-les-Usiers, Chaffois, Dommartin, Doubs, Goux-les-Usiers, Houtaud, Pontarlier and Sombacour.

This page in French: Visiter Vuillecin