Morteau

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

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TownMorteau
Insee code25411
Postcode25500
Latitude47.0569800
Longitude6.6041060
AltitudeFrom 750 to 1114 meters
Surface14.11 km²
Population7068 inhabitants
Density500 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

National labelMontlebon at 2 km (5 min)
Chief townBesançon (at 66 km, 64 min)Les Fins at 3.8 km (6 min)
DepartmentDoubsGrand'Combe-Châteleu at 5.4 km (9 min)
RegionFranche-ComtéSearch another town

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SIGHTSEEING

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TransportTrain station of Morteau
Information pointsTourist Office of Morteau
MonumentsCastle Pertusier,   Church of Morteau,   Town Hall of Morteau
Performance hallsMunicipal Theatre of Morteau

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

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Morteau FestivalA regional festival full of good times and good food
In August 2015

ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

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NameType of activityPriceTown
Visit an absinthe distilleryLocal flavoursFreePontarlier (25 km)

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PHOTOS

Panorama City (© Jean Espirat)Panorama City (© Jean Espirat)
 
Church of Our Lady of the Assumption (© Jean Espirat)Church of Our Lady of the Assumption (© Jean Espirat)
Castle Pertusier (© Jean Espirat)Castle Pertusier (© Jean Espirat)
 
Val de Morteau (© Jean Espirat)Val de Morteau (© Jean Espirat)
Castle Pertusier - North facade (© Jean Espirat)Castle Pertusier - North facade (© Jean Espirat)
 
Panorama of the valley of Morteau (© Jean Espirat)Panorama of the valley of Morteau (© Jean Espirat)
View Morteau (© Jean Espirat)View Morteau (© Jean Espirat)
 
Castle Pertusier , clock museum (© Jean Espirat)Castle Pertusier , clock museum (© Jean Espirat)
fenestron highly decorated on the roof of the castle Pertusier (© JE)fenestron highly decorated on the roof of the castle Pertusier (© JE)
 
Crest emblazoned on a castle wall Pertusier (© JE)Crest emblazoned on a castle wall Pertusier (© JE)
A very impressive house (© Jean Espirat)A very impressive house (© Jean Espirat)
 
Sundial on the front of the house for all (© JE)Sundial on the front of the house for all (© JE)
City (© Jean Espirat)City (© Jean Espirat)
 
church steeple (© Jean Espirat)church steeple (© Jean Espirat)
Court of the former priory (© Jean Espirat)Court of the former priory (© Jean Espirat)
 
Explanation of the church (© Jean Espirat)Explanation of the church (© Jean Espirat)
Nave of the Church of Our Lady of the Assumption (© Jean Espirat)Nave of the Church of Our Lady of the Assumption (© Jean Espirat)
 
Nave of the church for the choir (© Jean Espirat)Nave of the church for the choir (© Jean Espirat)
Chair of Our Lady of the Assumption (© Jean Espirat)Chair of Our Lady of the Assumption (© Jean Espirat)
 
Face carved top of a column of the church (© I)Face carved top of a column of the church (© I)
Great church organ (© Jean Espirat)Great church organ (© Jean Espirat)
 
Stained choir of the church (© Jean Espirat)Stained choir of the church (© Jean Espirat)
Stained glass church (© Jean Espirat)Stained glass church (© Jean Espirat)
 
Stained glass church (© Jean Espirat)Stained glass church (© Jean Espirat)
Stained glass window of the church (© Jean Espirat)Stained glass window of the church (© Jean Espirat)
 
Stained glass church (© Jean Espirat)Stained glass church (© Jean Espirat)
Stained glass church (© Jean Espirat)Stained glass church (© Jean Espirat)
 
Stained glass window of the church (© Jean Espirat)Stained glass window of the church (© Jean Espirat)
Stained glass window of the church (© Jean Espirat)Stained glass window of the church (© Jean Espirat)
 
Arch ribbed ogival church (© Jean Espirat)Arch ribbed ogival church (© Jean Espirat)
Arch ribbed ogival church (© Jean Espirat)Arch ribbed ogival church (© Jean Espirat)
 
At a crossroads, a symbol of the region, a clock (© I)At a crossroads, a symbol of the region, a clock (© I)
The King's table - Druid Site assumed (© Jean Espirat)The King's table - Druid Site assumed (© Jean Espirat)
 
The King's table (© Jean Espirat)The King's table (© Jean Espirat)
The King's table (© Jean Espirat)The King's table (© Jean Espirat)
 
The King's table (© Jean Espirat)The King's table (© Jean Espirat)
The table King (© Jean Espirat)The table King (© Jean Espirat)
 
Explanations on the table of the King (© Jean Espirat)Explanations on the table of the King (© Jean Espirat)
Rock Jeannin - Belvedere (© Jean Espirat)Rock Jeannin - Belvedere (© Jean Espirat)
  

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WEATHER

Saturday 25 October
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Min. 6°C - Max. 14°C
Sunday 26 October
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Min. 7°C - Max. 14°C
Monday 27 October
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Min. 5°C - Max. 13°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantLe France  
8.8
Villers-le-Lac
Leave the asphalt sad and monotonous to the A36 heading towards the Swiss border. After a few kilometers, we here at Villers-le-Lac, bordering France. Hugues Droz opened a dozen rooms...
Located 5 km from Morteau48 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantAuberge du Tuyé  
8.6
Orchamps-Vennes
The Auberge du Tuyé welcomes you in a room that can accommodate up to 50 guests. You will find a map showcasing regional specialties and also leaving its place to the traditional cuisine...
Located 10 km from Morteau33 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
Farm with 5 bedroomsLa ferme des Ravierès    
9.4
Orchamps-Vennes
Situated at 780 m altitude in the Jura Mountains, our farm to the throne first drills that are the hallmarks of the Haut-Doubs. 5 rooms, capacity 15 persons each with toilet and bath,...
Located 10 km from MorteauFrom 49 € to 55 € the double room 
Chalet with 4 bedroomsLes Dolines  
La Chaux
The Sinkholes (3 ears) offer 4 bedrooms (one pmr) spacious and comfortable in a hamlet at 900 m altitude. In this great cottage solid wood each room has its own bathroom. A delicious...
Located 16.5 km from Morteau61 € the double room 
Chalet with 5 bedroomsL'authentique  
Fournet-Blancheroche
Bed and breakfasts of charm, located Fournet-Blancheroche in Doubs, Jura mountain, 7 km from the Swiss border. Recent wooden house, bungalow surrounded by firs and spruces. Comfortable,...
Located 21 km from MorteauFrom 70 € to 80 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
Apartment for 4 personsLe Gardot  
9.8
Montlebon
A roomy apartment of 80m² renovated with taste, for 5 people, on the 3rd floor. In a house of character in full nature, to 1100 m of altitude on the Swiss border. Independent exit....
Located 5.9 km from MorteauFrom 350 € to 480 € per week 
Farm for 4 personsGite 'sous le tilleul'   NEW
Landresse
80 m² cottage in typical farm isolated village Landresse / Longeverne the country Pergaud and War Buttons. Quiet rest countryside. Fully equipped kitchen, dining room, bathroom and...
Located 24 km from Morteau300 € per week 
House for 4 personsAu petit Chari
Mouthier-Haute-Pierre
Beautiful home winemaker 18th in the heart of the charming Petite Cited Comtoise Character Mouthier-Haute-Pierre (Loue Valley) - You will enter the house by a former Chari Comtois (Court...
Located 25 km from MorteauFrom 350 € to 390 € per week 

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HOTELS

Espace Morteau - Hotel in MorteauEspace Morteau    
6.9
Morteau
Espace Morteau is set just 10 km from the Swiss border and a 10-minute walk from the ski slopes in Morteau. It offers an outdoor swimming pool and the possibility to rent snowshoes...
Located in MorteauRoom from 56 €
Logis Hotel le France - Hotel in MorteauLogis Hotel le France     
7.3
Villers-le-Lac
The hotel Logis de France welcomes you in the heart of the Upper Doubs mountains. The rooms are comfortable and are equipped with shower, bath, toilets, television and mini-bar. The...
Located 5 km from MorteauRoom from 68 €
La Combe d'Abondance - Hotel in MorteauLa Combe d'Abondance    
8.5
Les Combes
Set in a 2-hectare garden, 8 km from Morteau, La Combe d'Abondance is an authentic Comtoise farm and offers soundproofed accommodation for up to 5 persons, a restaurant, a sauna, a...
Located 5.4 km from MorteauRoom from 135 €

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Zénitude Hôtel & Résidence Les Hauts Du Chazal
This residence is located next to the big shopping center Chateaufarineau, only 15 minutes away from the city centre. The Zénitude Hôtel & Résidence Les...
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