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Photo of Arguel in Doubs

Photo is of Besancon at 6 km from Arguel

Visit Arguel: highlights and tourist information

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Arguel is situated in the Doubs department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

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

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!

Besancon

Besancon

at 6 km (direction north-north-east)

The citadel, cathedral and some impressive 16th century townhouses are...

See Besancon guide
Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 13 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Chateau de Cleron guide
Ornans

Ornans

at 15 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Ornans guide
Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 24 km (direction south-west)

The Royal Saltworks at Arc-et-Senans is an entire factory...

See Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans guide
 
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Lods

Lods

Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction east-south-east)

Lods is quite small but very pleasant to explore, in...

See Lods guide
Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

at 27 km (direction east-south-east)

The small village of Mouthier-Haute-Pierre is well placed to...

See Mouthier-Haute-Pierre guide
Salins-les-Bains

Salins-les-Bains

at 30 km (direction south-south-west), in the Jura department

The salt mines at Salins-les-Bains operated from the 13th -...

See Salins-les-Bains guide
Pesmes

Pesmes

Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction west-north-west), in the Haute-Saone department

The quaint village of Pesmes is one of the prettiest in Franche-Comté...

See Pesmes guide
Arbois

Arbois

at 37 km (direction south-west), in the Jura department

After exploring the old town centre in Arbois you...

See Arbois guide
Dole

Dole

at 40 km (direction west-south-west), in the Jura department

The Collegiale Church that dominates the town skyline is the...

See Dole guide
Pontarlier

Pontarlier

at 42 km (direction south-east)

Pontarlier is usually visited as part of a trip to...

See Pontarlier guide
Chateau de Joux

Chateau de Joux

Castle at 46 km (direction south-east)

The Chateau de Joux is an imposing clifftop castle with...

See Chateau de Joux guide
Vesoul

Vesoul

at 49 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Saone department

Although lacking major monuments, Vesoul is a pleasant town...

See Vesoul guide
Chateau-Chalon

Chateau-Chalon

Most Beautiful Village at 57 km (direction south-west), in the Jura department

One of the key reasons to visit the pretty...

See Chateau-Chalon guide

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

Map of places to visit near Arguel

 
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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)
 
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Geography and distances

Arguel is in the eastern-center of France at 5 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Arguel is 328 kilometres from Paris).

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

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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