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Arguel tourism and travel guide

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Visit Arguel: highlights and tourist information

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Arguel 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 5 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Arguel is 328 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Besancon at 6 km and Chateau de Cleron at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Arguel, 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 Arguel in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Doubs

Map of places to visit near Arguel


Markets in and near Arguel

  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (5km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (37km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (40km)
  • Gray: market Tuesday & Friday (41km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (42km)
  • Pontailler-sur-Saone: market Saturday (46km)

More information about Arguel, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Arguel, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de l'Etang (38km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (40km)
  • Jardin du château du Talmay (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (21km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (40km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (42km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (4km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Arguel

Canton: Besançon-Sud

Arrondissement: Besançon

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25720

Distance to Arguel

from Besancon (prefecture): 5 km

from Paris: 328 km

from Calais: 515 km

from Nice: 401 km

from Bordeaux: 571 km

from Strasbourg: 202 km

Getting here

Arguel 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 Arguel from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avanne-Aveney, Besancon, Beure, Busy, Fontain, Franois, La Veze, Larnod, Merey-sous-Montrond, Morre, Pugey, Rancenay, Serre-les-Sapins and Vorges-les-Pins.

This page in French: Visiter Arguel

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