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Courcelles tourism and travel guide

Photo of Courcelles in Doubs

Photo is of Chateau de Cleron at 8 km from Courcelles

Visit Courcelles: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Cleron at 8 km and Ornans at 14 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Courcelles, 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 Courcelles in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 8 km (direction east)

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

See Chateau de Cleron guide
Ornans

Ornans

at 14 km (direction east)

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

See Ornans guide
Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 14 km (direction west-south-west)

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

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

Salins-les-Bains

at 18 km (direction south-south-west), in the Jura department

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

See Salins-les-Bains guide
 
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Besancon

Besancon

at 18 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Besancon guide
Lods

Lods

Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction east)

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

See Lods guide
Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

at 25 km (direction east)

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

See Mouthier-Haute-Pierre guide
Arbois

Arbois

at 25 km (direction south-west), in the Jura department

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

See Arbois guide
Dole

Dole

at 35 km (direction west), in the Jura department

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

See Dole guide
Pesmes

Pesmes

Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction west-north-west), in the Haute-Saone department

The quaint village of Pesmes is one of the prettiest...

See Pesmes guide
Pontarlier

Pontarlier

at 37 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Pontarlier guide
Chateau de Joux

Chateau de Joux

Castle at 40 km (direction east-south-east)

The Chateau de Joux is an imposing clifftop castle with a 1000...

See Chateau de Joux guide
Chateau-Chalon

Chateau-Chalon

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

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

See Chateau-Chalon guide
Baume-les-Messieurs

Baume-les-Messieurs

Most Beautiful Village at 49 km (direction south-west), in the Jura department

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

See Baume-les-Messieurs guide

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

Map of places to visit near Courcelles

 
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Markets in and near Courcelles

  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (17km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (26km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (35km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (37km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (39km)
  • Auxonne: market Friday (44km)
  • Pontailler-sur-Saone: market Saturday (48km)
  • Gray: market Tuesday & Friday (48km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (55km)

More information about Courcelles, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Courcelles, France

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

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 (35km)
  • Parc de l'Etang (44km)
  • Jardin du château du Talmay (49km)
  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (24km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (28km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (40km)
  • Source - la Seille (42km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (16km)
 
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Geography and distances

Courcelles is in the eastern-center of France at 17 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Courcelles is 332 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Courcelles

Canton: Quingey

Arrondissement: Besançon

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25440

Distance to Courcelles

from Besancon (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 332 km

from Calais: 523 km

from Nice: 391 km

from Bordeaux: 564 km

from Strasbourg: 213 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 Courcelles from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 25 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Abbans-Dessus, Bartherans, Cademene, Cessey, Charnay, Chatillon-sur-Lison, Chenecey-Buillon, Chouzelot, Cussey-sur-Lison, Echay, Epeugney, Goux-sous-Landet, Lavans-Quingey, Lizine, Malans, Montfort, Palantine, Paroy, Pessans, Pointvillers, Quingey, Ronchaux, Rouhe, Rurey and Samson.

This page in French: Visiter Courcelles

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