Arc-sous-Cicon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Arc-sous-Cicon: highlights and tourist information

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Arc-sous-Cicon is situated in the Doubs department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 34 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Arc-sous-Cicon is 361 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mouthier-Haute-Pierre at 8 km and Lods at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Arc-sous-Cicon, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Arc-sous-Cicon in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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


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Map of places to visit near Arc-sous-Cicon

Markets in and near Arc-sous-Cicon

  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (17km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (34km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (49km)

More information about Arc-sous-Cicon, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Arc-sous-Cicon, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Arc-sous-Cicon.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (9km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (13km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (14km)
  • Saut du Doubs (25km)
  • Gorges du Doubs (25km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (37km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (53km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (54km)
  • Lac du Fioget (56km)
  • Lac du Vernois (58km)
  • Lac de Chalain (61km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mandeure (55km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (33km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Arc-sous-Cicon

Canton: Montbenoît

Arrondissement: Pontarlier

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25520

Distance to Arc-sous-Cicon

from Besancon (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 361 km

from Calais: 545 km

from Nice: 379 km

from Bordeaux: 591 km

from Strasbourg: 199 km

Getting here

Arc-sous-Cicon is in the eastern-center of France. 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 Arc-sous-Cicon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Athose, Aubonne, Chasnans, La Chaux, Nods, Saint-Gorgon-Main and Vanclans.

This page in French: Visiter Arc-sous-Cicon