Arrans tourism and travel guide

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Visit Arrans: highlights and tourist information

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Arrans is situated in the Cote d'Or department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 68 kilometres from Dijon, the department capital (general information: Arrans is 195 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montbard at 8 km and Fontenay Abbey at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Arrans, 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 Arrans 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 Cote d'Or

Map of places to visit near Arrans

Markets in and near Arrans

  • Montbard: market Friday (8km)
  • Ancy-le-Franc: market Thursday (15km)
  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Seine: market Saturday (26km)
  • Tonnerre: market Saturday (31km)
  • Les Riceys: market Thursday (32km)
  • Mussy-sur-Seine: market Thursday (34km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (38km)
  • Chablis: market Sunday (41km)
  • Chaource: market Monday (43km)

More information about Arrans, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Arrans, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (22km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (21km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (8km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Abbaye de Fontenay (8km)
  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (15km)
  • Potager du château de Lantilly (17km)
  • Jardin du prieuré (39km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Siège d'Alésia (22km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Neuville-sur-Seine (39km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Arrans

Canton: Montbard

Arrondissement: Montbard

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 21500

Distance to Arrans

from Dijon (prefecture): 68 km

from Paris: 195 km

from Calais: 403 km

from Nice: 499 km

from Bordeaux: 492 km

from Strasbourg: 273 km

Getting here

Arrans is in the eastern-center of France. Most visitors drive from one of the channel ports such as Calais or Dunkirk, a drive of about 6 hours, or fly into one of the Paris airports and hire a car. For driving distances to Arrans from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Asnieres-en-Montagne, Buffon, Cry, Planay, Rougemont and Verdonnet.

This page in French: Visiter Arrans