Felon

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

 Tourism, holiday & travel in Felon
TownFelon
Insee code90044
Postcode90110
Latitude47.7054370
Longitude6.9766380
AltitudeFrom 364 to 520 meters
Surface4.11 km²
Population258 inhabitants
Density62 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

Chief townBelfort (at 12.8 km, 17 min)Saint-Germain-le-Châtelet at 1.5 km
DepartmentTerritoire de BelfortRomagny-sous-Rougemont at 1.7 km
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TOWN PRESENTATION

City in 1227, the village is part of the lordship of Rougemont and Angeot parish until 1767, when he was attached to the Saint-Germain-le-Châtelet.

The first documents on the history of Felon date from the early 13th century. At the time, provincial Count Otto II, Count of Habsburg becomes. Felon is the stronghold of the family De Felon, whose members met in 1227 attached to the Habsburg family. Felon was quoted in 1227 as the "Vuolon" and under two different names "Furlon" between 1235 and 1241 and "Foulon" between 1565 and 1585. It is from this date the name of the village turns into Felon.

One hypothesis about the origin of the name of the village would be a fulling mill existed in this place. This hamlet belonged to the imperial family of Austria until 1648, when it becomes the property of the Kingdom of France.

Until the Revolution, the village is part of the lordship of Rougemont, which depends County Ferrette. Component of the parish until 1767 Angeot, Felon then became vicar of St. Germain from 1808 to 1824. Only in 1833 an order of King Louis-Philippe I, officially recognizes the independence of the parish.

After being attached to the Canton of Fontaine, Felon since 1984 is linked to that of Rougemont-le-Château.


SIGHTSEEING

Cast iron road sign 1871.

Church of St. Anthony of 1602.

Bell 1786.

Hiking Felon - Romagny-sous-Rougemont: 10 km.

Trail to hiking Felon - Lachapelle-sous-Rougemont: 6.6 km.


ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Ride the Thur Doller steam trainEntertainmentFrom 9 € to 10.50 €Cernay (16.4 km)
Visit a copper mineCulture and education7 €Le Thillot (25 km)
Around the world relaxation treatmentWellbeingFrom 22 € to 150 €Mulhouse (26 km)
Helicopter flight around MontbéliardSports sensationsFrom 170 € to 380 €Courcelles-lès-Montbéliard (27 km)

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PHOTOS

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WEATHER

Monday 21 April
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Min. 8°C - Max. 15°C
Tuesday 22 April
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Min. 9°C - Max. 18°C
Wednesday 23 April
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Min. 9°C - Max. 16°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantLes Capucins  
8.3
Belfort
The Hotel-Restaurant Les Capucins is installed since 1957 along the Tasty in the center of Belfort. Renovated in 2010, this magnificent building has lost none of its charm. Gilbert...
Located 11.8 km from Felon31 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantAu Caquelon  
8.7
Belfort
TRACK - Just arrived, the tone is set! A pair of old wooden skis that decorate the walls, woodwork and friezes typical warm tones ... Au Caquelon, it is transported in a cozy mountain...
Located 12.1 km from Felon22 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantLes Castors  
10
Burnhaupt-le-Haut
A restaurant inside a park of greenery, a good meal after a stroll through the park it imposes.
Located 12.5 km from FelonFrom 20 € to 35 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 4 bedroomsLes Champsbayeux    
9.5
Étueffont
In the Regional Park of Ballons des Vosges, etueffont, on the edge of the forest, 20 'Belfort, Astrid and Daniel offer their rooms 4 and 3 ears and, if desired, their table hosts. *...
Located 4.3 km from FelonFrom 52 € to 77 € the double room 
Apartment with 2 bedroomsChez Véronique     NEW
Bourbach-le-Haut
1st floor of the house, 2 bedrooms. 1 room with 1 bed for 2 people, 1 bedroom with 2 single beds. Bathroom and common W.C.. Parking, terrace, garage for motorbikes.
Located 10.4 km from Felon50 € the double room 
House with 1 bedroomUne histoire d'eau    
8.9
Elbach
There was once a small house (A history of water) is a B individual. Natural wood materials and noble that invites you to relaxation and well-being, relaxation and conviviality in a...
Located 10.5 km from FelonFrom 60 € to 70 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
House for 8 personsHameau du Coucou  
10
Petit-Croix
Nice and bright home in quiet countryside with swimming pool (open from April to October), on 12 acres of land in a quiet village of 330 inhabitants. A 1 km (Montreux-Chateau) all amenities,...
Located 10.3 km from FelonFrom 500 € to 900 € per week 
Apartment for 5 personsGîte rural  
9.4
Dolleren
Cottage in the owner's house, upstairs. Entrance.
Located 11.4 km from FelonFrom 260 € to 320 € per week 
Chalet for 4 personsLe gite du randonneur
Wegscheid
Located in wegscheid in Alsace, in the Vosges Natural Park, 40 km from Mulhouse, at the foot of the Ballon D'Alsace. The cottage is a middle of the backpacker accommodation in a chalet...
Located 12.3 km from FelonFrom 390 € to 490 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
135 places over 2,5 haCamping Les Castors***    
7.6
Burnhaupt-le-Haut
At the foot of the Vosges 20min to 5min of Mulhouse on the A36 Camping Beaver welcomes you in a green setting, ensuring peace and tranquility surrounded by river, lakes and forests,...
Located 12.9 km from FelonFrom 12 € to 12.40 € per day 
58 places over 1 haCamping parc la chaumiere  
Heimsbrunn
In a friendly and quiet camping, you can discover a pool, its 53 places, locations including locations of caravans and mobile homes, the ideal location for walks,. Nearby, a lake, a...
Located 18.8 km from Felon10.70 € per day 
100 places over 3 haCamping les bouleaux    
9.5
Ranspach
Camping Family of 4h. A. with 110 marked pitches, shady or sunny and equipped with connections électriques. Dans bloomed nicely this site you will find peace and enjoy the charm confort....
Located 19.7 km from FelonFrom 13.50 € to 19.40 € per day 

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HOTELS

Hostellerie Alsacienne - Hotel in FelonHostellerie Alsacienne    
8
Masevaux
Housed in a half-timbered building, this hotel is 79 m from Masevaux Tourism Office and 5 km from Rougemont Golf Course. It offers free Wi-Fi access, a restaurant that serves regional...
Located 7.9 km from FelonRoom from 55 €
Hôtel Au Vieux Tilleul - Hotel in FelonHôtel Au Vieux Tilleul    
8.1
Sentheim
Located in the town of Sentheim in the Alsace region, Hôtel Au Vieux Tilleul offers free Wi-Fi access throughout the hotel, a bar and a restaurant. Free parking is available on site...
Located 8.1 km from FelonRoom from 60 €
Campanile Belfort - Bessoncourt - Hotel in FelonCampanile Belfort - Bessoncourt     
7.3
Bessoncourt
The Campanile Belfort is a central stopover point between Mulhouse, Basel and Besancon. It is 5 minutes from Belfort city centre and offers free Wi-Fi and private parking. Rooms are...
Located 8.5 km from FelonRoom from 39 €

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Les Capucins
Les Capucins is centrally located in a former brewery, just 500 metres from the Belfort Train Station. A 15-minute drive from Belfort-Montbéliard TGV Station,...
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Grand Hôtel Du Tonneau D'Or
The Grand Hotel Du Tonneau D'Or is an elegant hotel with neo-classical charm and modern accommodation. Nestled in Belfort,...
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