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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Doubs

Montmahoux is a charming village in the Doubs (Franche-Comté) nestled in the heart of the Jura mountains, symbols of a perfect symbiosis between man and nature. Montmahoux symbiosis that has perfectly preserved over time, as evidenced by the beauty and purity of its landscape.

Caves, streams, beautiful landscapes, with an exceptional panoramic view of Mont Blanc, all assets that make a tourist attraction Montmahoux must! Montmahoux But it is also a rich history and plenty of mysteries and legends, as this would treasure buried for centuries beneath Mount "Mahoux"?

Geographical information

Latitude46.9836730 (N 46° 59’ 1”)
Longitude6.0339410 (E 6° 2’ 2”)
AltitudeFrom 550m to 823m
Surface area6.52 km²
Population108 inhabitants
Density16 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureBesançon (45 km, 50 min)
Insee code25404
IntercommunalityCC Amancey-Loue-Lison

Nearest cities & towns

Gevresin3.7 km (6 min)
Éternoz4.7 km (7 min)
Labergement-du-Navois4.9 km (7 min)
Crouzet-Migette6.6 km (11 min)
Déservillers8.1 km (10 min)
Nans-sous-Sainte-Anne8.2 km (10 min)
Villeneuve-d'Amont8.4 km (13 min)
Levier9 km (10 min)
Sainte-Anne9.8 km (14 min)
Amancey10.4 km (12 min)
Bolandoz10.5 km (13 min)
Fertans12.1 km (15 min)
Arc-sous-Montenot12.1 km (19 min)

Things to see and do

Montmahoux offers exceptional panoramic views from its famous mountain "Mahoux" that sits on top of the town. Besides this 360 degree panorama with a particular view of Mont Blanc, Montmahoux enjoys beautiful landscapes, fauna and flora rich, a preserved environment. The many hiking trails are also there to help you discover all the riches of this country.


Aerial view of Montmahoux
Aerial view of Montmahoux
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Fly fishing course
Nature and the great outdoors130 € Champagne-sur-Loue (18 km)
Visit a farm llamas
Nature and the great outdoors9 € Mamirolle (26 km)
Fly fishing in the Jura rivers
Nature and the great outdoors110 € Champagnole (30 km)
Hot-air balloon flight in Jura
Nature and the great outdoors160 € to 200 € Le Vernois (44 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Dan Cross
HikeEasy1h45Poligny (30 km)
HikeEasy6h00Devecey (38 km)
Bernard Rock Circuit
HikeAthletic3h30Bellefontaine (47 km)
The Cimante waterfalls
HikeIntermediate2h45Thoiria (55 km)
Reposoir Chapel
HikeEasy1h00Clerval (57 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals