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Echenans tourism and travel guide

Photo of Echenans in Doubs

Photo is of Montbeliard at 8 km from Echenans

Visit Echenans: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Montbeliard at 8 km and Belfort at 18 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Echenans, 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 Echenans in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

Montbeliard

Montbeliard

at 8 km (direction east)

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

See Montbeliard guide
Belfort

Belfort

at 18 km (direction north-east), in the Territoire-de-Belfort department

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

See Belfort guide
Ronchamp chapel

Ronchamp chapel

at 20 km (direction north-north-west), in the Haute-Saone department

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

See Ronchamp chapel guide
Saint-Hippolyte

Saint-Hippolyte

at 25 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Saint-Hippolyte guide
 
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Luxeuil-les-Bains

Luxeuil-les-Bains

at 40 km (direction north-west), in the Haute-Saone department

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

See Luxeuil-les-Bains guide
Vesoul

Vesoul

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

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

See Vesoul guide
Altkirch

Altkirch

at 42 km (direction east), in the Haut-Rhin department

In the oldest part of Altkirch you can still...

See Altkirch guide
Mulhouse

Mulhouse

at 54 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haut-Rhin department

Often ignored as an 'industrial town' Mulhouse actually has...

See Mulhouse guide
Murbach

Murbach

at 56 km (direction north-east), in the Haut-Rhin department

The remains of the abbey at Murbach, the surrounding gardens and...

See Murbach guide
Soultz-Haut-Rhin

Soultz-Haut-Rhin

at 57 km (direction north-east), in the Haut-Rhin department

In Soultz-Haut-Rhin an unusual characteristic is that many of the old...

See Soultz-Haut-Rhin guide
Guebwiller

Guebwiller

at 57 km (direction north-east), in the Haut-Rhin department

In Guebwilller it is the part of the town...

See Guebwiller guide
Ungersheim

Ungersheim

at 60 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haut-Rhin department

The Ecomuseum at Ungershim is a fascinating reconstruction of an entire medieval...

See Ungersheim guide
Ornans

Ornans

at 63 km (direction south-west)

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

See Ornans guide
Rouffach

Rouffach

at 66 km (direction north-east), in the Haut-Rhin department

Perhaps less exceptional than some Alsace towns we still enjoyed...

See Rouffach guide

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

Map of places to visit near Echenans

 
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Markets in and near Echenans

  • Bethoncourt: market Friday (8km)
  • Montbeliard: market Tuesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Sochaux: market Thursday (10km)
  • Audincourt: market Saturday (12km)
  • Valentigney: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Fesches-le-Chatel: market Friday (16km)
  • Belfort: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Monday & Friday (17km)
  • Lure: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Melisey: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Masevaux: market Wednesday (35km)

More information about Echenans, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Echenans, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Thann (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Roseraie du Chatelet (26km)
  • Parc de Wesserling (46km)
  • Parc de la Marseillaise (57km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Ballon d'Alsace (35km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Montbeliard (8km)
  • Mandeure (12km)
  • Moffans-et-Vacheresse (16km)
  • Belfort (18km)
  • Rougegoutte (26km)
  • Masevaux (35km)
  • Hirtzbach (40km)
 
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Geography and distances

Echenans is in the eastern-center of France at 60 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Echenans is 354 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Echenans

Canton: Montbéliard-Ouest

Arrondissement: Montbéliard

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25550

Distance to Echenans

from Besancon (prefecture): 60 km

from Paris: 354 km

from Calais: 518 km

from Nice: 428 km

from Bordeaux: 634 km

from Strasbourg: 141 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 Echenans from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 29 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aibre, Allondans, Arcey, Bart, Bavans, Bretigney, Chavanne, Coisevaux, Dampierre-sur-le-Doubs, Desandans, Dung, Hericourt, Issans, Laire, Le Vernoy, Montenois, Presentevillers, Raynans, Saint-Julien-les-Montbeliard, Sainte-Marie, Sainte-Suzanne, Saulnot, Semondans, Tavey, Tremoins, Verlans, Villers-sur-Saulnot, Voujeaucourt and Vyans-le-Val.

This page in French: Visiter Echenans

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