Battenans-les-Mines tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Vesoul at 25 km from Battenans-les-Mines

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Battenans-les-Mines is situated in the Doubs department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Battenans-les-Mines in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Vesoul at 25 km and Besancon at 26 km.

Battenans-les-Mines, France: places to visit and attractions

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at 25 km (direction north-north-west), in the Haute-Saone department

Although lacking major monuments, Vesoul is a pleasant town to visit with...

See Vesoul guide


at 26 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Besancon guide


at 35 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Ornans guide
Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 39 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Chateau de Cleron guide


Most Beautiful Village at 41 km (direction south)

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

See Lods guide


at 41 km (direction south)

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

See Mouthier-Haute-Pierre guide


at 41 km (direction east)

It is the castle in Montbeliard, on a raised rocky platform, that...

See Montbeliard guide
Ronchamp chapel

Ronchamp chapel

at 42 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Saone department

The Ronchamp Chapel is the best known work by architect Le Corbusier...

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at 42 km (direction east)

Saint-Hippolyte is in a beautiful position on the confluence of the Doubs...

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at 46 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Saone department

In Luxeuil-les-Bains, established as a spa town since Roman times, you can...

See Luxeuil-les-Bains guide


at 51 km (direction east-north-east), in the Territoire-de-Belfort department

The town of Belfort and its citadel are pleasant to exlore when...

See Belfort guide
Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 55 km (direction south-west)

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

See Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans guide

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Map of places to visit near Battenans-les-Mines


Markets in and near Battenans-les-Mines

  • Vesoul: market Thursday & Saturday (25km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (27km)
  • Lure: market Tuesday (35km)
  • Montbeliard: market Tuesday & Saturday (41km)
  • Bethoncourt: market Friday (42km)
  • Valentigney: market Tuesday (43km)
  • Sochaux: market Thursday (44km)
  • Audincourt: market Saturday (44km)
  • Melisey: market Wednesday (45km)
  • Saint-Sauveur: market Sunday (45km)

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Tourist attractions near Battenans-les-Mines, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (29km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (44km)
  • Saut du Doubs (49km)
  • Gorges du Doubs (49km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moffans-et-Vacheresse (32km)
  • Mandeure (41km)
  • Montbeliard (41km)
  • Belfort (51km)
  • Rougegoutte (56km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (27km)

Geography and distances

Battenans-les-Mines is in the eastern-center of France at 26 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Battenans-les-Mines is 332 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Battenans-les-Mines

Canton: Marchaux

Arrondissement: Besançon

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25640

Distance to Battenans-les-Mines

from Besancon (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 332 km

from Calais: 508 km

from Nice: 419 km

from Bordeaux: 600 km

from Strasbourg: 171 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 Battenans-les-Mines from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 24 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avilley, Besnans, Cenans, Cendrey, Flagey-Rigney, Fontenotte, Huanne-Montmartin, La Breteniere, La Tour-de-Scay, Larians-et-Munans, Loulans-Verchamp, Maussans, Mondon, Montussaint, Ollans, Ormenans, Puessans, Rignosot, Rognon, Rougemontot, Tallans, Tournans, Trouvans and Val-de-Roulans.

This page in French: Visiter Battenans-les-Mines