Discover France's smallest département, tucked between the Vosges and the Jura, close to Alsace, Switzerland and Germany.

Get away from it all in the Southern Vosges which descend from the Ballon d'Alsace down to Malsaucy Lake.

Find spectacular viewpoints amongst the Jura mountains to the south.

A whole host of outdoor activities are possible: cycling, hiking, canoeing and kayaking, running, golf etc.

At the centre of this region Belfort hosts international festivals such as the Eurockeennes, FIMU, Entrevues, historical reconstructions and the winter festival in December.

Citadelle Lion de Belfort - Visit Burgundy-Franche-Comté - Hotel Saint Christophe

Citadel - Lion of Belfort (200m)

Belfort's proud guardian commemorates the historic resistance of Belfort's troops led by Colonel Denfert-Rochereau while besieged by the Prussian army in 1870-1871

Romchamps chapel - Belfort stay - Hotel Saint Christophe

Romchamps (20km)

The Notre-Dame-du-Haut chapel is a world-famous example of religious architecture by Le Corbusier

Flea market Belfort - Holidays Burgundy-Franche-Comté - Hotel Saint Christophe

Flea market (20m)

Takes place on the first Sunday of every month from March to December. Belfort's flea market has run for fifty years and attracts about 150 vendors selling such items as antique furniture, children's toys, watches, religious artefacts and militery memorabilia