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Arrans tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Montbard at 8 km from Arrans

Visit Arrans: highlights and tourist information

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Arrans is situated in the Cote d'Or department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

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!

Montbard

Montbard

at 8 km (direction south-south-east)

A typical regional town, we suggest you take a stroll around...

See Montbard guide
Fontenay Abbey

Fontenay Abbey

Abbey at 9 km (direction south-south-east)

The complex of buildings at the Abbey de Fontenay, and the...

See Fontenay Abbey guide
Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc

Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc

Castle at 15 km (direction west-north-west), in the Yonne department

The 15th century castle at Ancy-le-Franc was one of the very...

See Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc guide
Semur-en-Auxois

Semur-en-Auxois

at 23 km (direction south)

One of the prettiest of the Burgundy villages, Semur-en-Auxois has a very...

See Semur-en-Auxois guide
 
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Noyers-sur-Serein

Noyers-sur-Serein

Most Beautiful Village at 24 km (direction west), in the Yonne department

The half-timbered houses and riverside setting make Noyers-sur-Serein one of...

See Noyers-sur-Serein guide
Chateau de Tanlay

Chateau de Tanlay

Castle at 24 km (direction west-north-west), in the Yonne department

The frescoes and interior decoration are among the highlights of...

See Chateau de Tanlay guide
Flavigny

Flavigny

Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction south-east)

The village of Flavigny retains an ancient centre surrounded...

See Flavigny guide
Chatillon-sur-Seine

Chatillon-sur-Seine

at 27 km (direction north-east)

As well as the medieval centre of Chatillon-sur-Seine you...

See Chatillon-sur-Seine guide
Montreal

Montreal

at 27 km (direction west-south-west), in the Yonne department

Behind its fortified entrance, the small village of Montreal is a...

See Montreal guide
Tonnerre

Tonnerre

at 31 km (direction west-north-west), in the Yonne department

There are two impressive sites to see in Tonnerre:...

See Tonnerre guide
Avallon

Avallon

at 38 km (direction west-south-west), in the Yonne department

Avallon is a very pleasant town to explore with some very...

See Avallon guide
Chablis

Chablis

at 41 km (direction west-north-west), in the Yonne department

Best known for the very famous wines of the same name, Chablis...

See Chablis guide
Morvan Regional Park

Morvan Regional Park

Natural Parc at 47 km (direction south-south-west), in the Nievre department

Morvan Regional Natural Park is a quiet region of unspoiled countryside with...

See Morvan Regional Park guide
Saulieu

Saulieu

at 47 km (direction south-south-west)

Saulieu is quite a small town, visited because of...

See Saulieu guide

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Map of places to visit near Arrans

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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

What to do at Arrans? 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)
 
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Geography and distances

Arrans is in the eastern-center of France at 68 kilometres from Dijon, the department capital (general information: Arrans is 195 kilometres from Paris).

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

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

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