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Photo is of Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans at 3 km from Buffard

Visit Buffard: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans at 3 km and Salins-les-Bains at 11 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Buffard, 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 Buffard in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 3 km (direction west)

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

See Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans guide
Salins-les-Bains

Salins-les-Bains

at 11 km (direction south-south-east), in the Jura department

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

See Salins-les-Bains guide
Arbois

Arbois

at 15 km (direction south-south-west), in the Jura department

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

See Arbois guide
Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 19 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Chateau de Cleron guide
 
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Ornans

Ornans

at 25 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Ornans guide
Dole

Dole

at 26 km (direction west), in the Jura department

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

See Dole guide
Besancon

Besancon

at 28 km (direction north-east)

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

See Besancon guide
Lods

Lods

Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction east)

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

See Lods guide
Pesmes

Pesmes

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

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

See Pesmes guide
Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

at 34 km (direction east)

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

See Mouthier-Haute-Pierre guide
Chateau-Chalon

Chateau-Chalon

Most Beautiful Village at 35 km (direction south-west), in the Jura department

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

See Chateau-Chalon guide
Baume-les-Messieurs

Baume-les-Messieurs

Most Beautiful Village at 39 km (direction south-south-west), in the Jura department

The attractive village of Baume-les-Messieurs is surrounded by cliffs and steep wooded...

See Baume-les-Messieurs guide
Pontarlier

Pontarlier

at 43 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Pontarlier guide
Lons-le-Saunier

Lons-le-Saunier

at 45 km (direction south-west), in the Jura department

Lons-le-Saunier is a traditional local town of the Franche-Comté region,...

See Lons-le-Saunier guide

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

Map of places to visit near Buffard

 
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Markets in and near Buffard

  • Arbois: market Friday (16km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (26km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (27km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (33km)
  • Auxonne: market Friday (37km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (43km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (43km)
  • Pontailler-sur-Saone: market Saturday (43km)
  • Lons-le-Saunier: market Thursday all day (45km)

Hotels near Buffard

More information about Buffard, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Buffard, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin à la Faulx (26km)
  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (38km)
  • Jardin du château du Talmay (46km)
  • Parc de l'Etang (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Joux (26km)
  • Source - la Seille (32km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (36km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (40km)
  • Lac de Chalain (41km)
  • Lac du Fioget (42km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (43km)
  • Lac du Vernois (43km)
  • Lac de Chambly (44km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (44km)
  • Lac de Narlay (44km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (27km)
 
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Geography and distances

Buffard is in the eastern-center of France at 27 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Buffard is 328 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Buffard

Canton: Quingey

Arrondissement: Besançon

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25440

Distance to Buffard

from Besancon (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 328 km

from Calais: 523 km

from Nice: 387 km

from Bordeaux: 552 km

from Strasbourg: 224 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 Buffard from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 22 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arc-et-Senans, Breres, By, Champagne-sur-Loue, Chay, Cramans, Grange-de-Vaivre, Ivrey, La Chapelle-sur-Furieuse, Lavans-Quingey, Liesle, Lombard, Mesmay, Montfort, Paroy, Pessans, Pointvillers, Port-Lesney, Rennes-sur-Loue, Ronchaux, Samson and Villers-Farlay.

This page in French: Visiter Buffard

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