Chatillon-sur-Lison tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chatillon-sur-Lison: highlights and tourist information

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Chatillon-sur-Lison 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 17 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Chatillon-sur-Lison is 334 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Cleron at 6 km and Ornans at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chatillon-sur-Lison, 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 Chatillon-sur-Lison in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Chatillon-sur-Lison

Markets in and near Chatillon-sur-Lison

  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (17km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (26km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (35km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (37km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (39km)
  • Auxonne: market Friday (46km)
  • Gray: market Tuesday & Friday (49km)
  • Pontailler-sur-Saone: market Saturday (50km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (56km)

More information about Chatillon-sur-Lison, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Chatillon-sur-Lison, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Chatillon-sur-Lison.

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 (37km)
  • Parc de l'Etang (46km)
  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (50km)
  • Jardin du château du Talmay (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (23km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (28km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (38km)
  • Source - la Seille (42km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (16km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chatillon-sur-Lison

Canton: Quingey

Arrondissement: Besançon

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25440

Distance to Chatillon-sur-Lison

from Besancon (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 334 km

from Calais: 524 km

from Nice: 390 km

from Bordeaux: 565 km

from Strasbourg: 212 km

Getting here

Chatillon-sur-Lison 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 Chatillon-sur-Lison from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amondans, Bartherans, Cademene, Cessey, Charnay, Chenecey-Buillon, Cleron, Courcelles, Cussey-sur-Lison, Echay, Epeugney, Goux-sous-Landet, Lizine, Malans, Montrond-le-Chateau, Palantine, Rouhe and Rurey.

This page in French: Visiter Chatillon-sur-Lison