Accolans tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Montbeliard at 20 km from Accolans

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Accolans 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 Accolans in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Montbeliard at 20 km and Ronchamp chapel at 24 km.

Accolans, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 20 km (direction east)

It is the castle in Montbeliard, on a raised rocky platform, that dominates the...

See Montbeliard guide
Ronchamp chapel

Ronchamp chapel

at 24 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Saone department

The Ronchamp Chapel is the best known work by architect Le Corbusier to be...

See Ronchamp chapel guide


at 29 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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at 29 km (direction east-north-east), in the Territoire-de-Belfort department

The town of Belfort and its citadel are pleasant to exlore when you are...

See Belfort guide


at 32 km (direction west-north-west), in the Haute-Saone department

Although lacking major monuments, Vesoul is a pleasant town to visit with some attractive...

See Vesoul guide


at 38 km (direction north-north-west), in the Haute-Saone department

In Luxeuil-les-Bains, established as a spa town since Roman times, you can also see...

See Luxeuil-les-Bains guide


at 47 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Besancon guide


at 52 km (direction south-west)

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

See Ornans guide


Most Beautiful Village at 54 km (direction south-south-west)

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

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Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 58 km (direction south-west)

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

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Murbach abbey

Murbach abbey

Abbey at 67 km (direction north-east), in the Haut-Rhin department

The remains of the abbey at Murbach, the surrounding gardens and its position in...

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Map of places to visit near Accolans


Markets in and near Accolans

  • Montbeliard: market Tuesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Bethoncourt: market Friday (20km)
  • Lure: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Sochaux: market Thursday (22km)
  • Audincourt: market Saturday (23km)
  • Valentigney: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Fesches-le-Chatel: market Friday (28km)
  • Belfort: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Monday & Friday (29km)
  • Melisey: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Vesoul: market Thursday & Saturday (31km)

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Tourist attractions near Accolans, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Thann (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Roseraie du Chatelet (38km)
  • Parc de Wesserling (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (43km)
  • Ballon d'Alsace (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moffans-et-Vacheresse (15km)
  • Montbeliard (20km)
  • Mandeure (21km)
  • Belfort (29km)
  • Rougegoutte (36km)
  • Masevaux (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (48km)

Geography and distances

Accolans is in the eastern-center of France at 48 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Accolans is 345 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Accolans

Canton: Isle-sur-le-Doubs

Arrondissement: Montbéliard

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25250

Distance to Accolans

from Besancon (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 345 km

from Calais: 513 km

from Nice: 425 km

from Bordeaux: 622 km

from Strasbourg: 151 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 Accolans from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Appenans, Bournois, Courchaton, Etrappe, Fallon, Gemonval, Geney, Georfans, Grammont, La Pretiere, Mancenans, Marvelise, Mediere, Melecey, Onans, Saint-Ferjeux, Soye, Villargent and Villers-la-Ville.

This page in French: Visiter Accolans