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Chantrans tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Ornans at 7 km from Chantrans

Visit Chantrans: highlights and tourist information

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Chantrans 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 24 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Chantrans is 347 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Ornans at 7 km and Lods at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chantrans, 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 Chantrans 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 Chantrans


Markets in and near Chantrans

  • Levier: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (22km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (24km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (33km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (38km)
  • Gray: market Tuesday & Friday (61km)

More information about Chantrans, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Chantrans, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de l'Etang (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (15km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (24km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (25km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (30km)
  • Saut du Doubs (43km)
  • Gorges du Doubs (43km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (43km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (45km)
  • Lac du Fioget (46km)
  • Source - la Seille (47km)
  • Lac de Narlay (48km)
  • Lac du Vernois (48km)
  • Lac de Chalain (50km)
  • Lac de Chambly (52km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (23km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chantrans

Canton: Ornans

Arrondissement: Besançon

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25330

Distance to Chantrans

from Besancon (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 347 km

from Calais: 535 km

from Nice: 382 km

from Bordeaux: 575 km

from Strasbourg: 209 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amathay-Vesigneux, Bolandoz, Chassagne-Saint-Denis, Chateauvieux-les-Fosses, Echevannes, Evillers, Flagey, Longeville, Montgesoye, Reugney, Silley-Amancey and Vuillafans.

This page in French: Visiter Chantrans

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