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Visit Athose: highlights and tourist information

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Athose 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 28 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Athose is 355 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mouthier-Haute-Pierre at 5 km and Lods at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Athose, 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 Athose 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 Athose


Markets in and near Athose

  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (20km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (28km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (45km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (48km)
  • Valentigney: market Tuesday (58km)
  • Audincourt: market Saturday (60km)

More information about Athose, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Athose, France

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

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

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (9km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (15km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (18km)
  • Saut du Doubs (30km)
  • Gorges du Doubs (30km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (35km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mandeure (56km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (27km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Athose

Canton: Vercel-Villedieu-le-Camp

Arrondissement: Besançon

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25580

Distance to Athose

from Besancon (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 355 km

from Calais: 539 km

from Nice: 383 km

from Bordeaux: 587 km

from Strasbourg: 199 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arc-sous-Cicon, Aubonne, Chasnans, Durnes, Epenoy, Etray, Fallerans, Guyans-Durnes, Hautepierre-le-Chatelet, Lavans-Vuillafans, Lods, Mouthier-Haute-Pierre, Nods, Rantechaux, Vanclans, Vernierfontaine and Voires.

This page in French: Visiter Athose

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