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Echevannes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Echevannes: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Lods at 4 km and Mouthier-Haute-Pierre at 5 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Echevannes, 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 Echevannes in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

Lods

Lods

Most Beautiful Village at 4 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Lods guide
Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

at 5 km (direction south-east)

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

See Mouthier-Haute-Pierre guide
Ornans

Ornans

at 7 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Ornans guide
Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 13 km (direction west)

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

See Chateau de Cleron guide
 
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Pontarlier

Pontarlier

at 21 km (direction south-east)

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

See Pontarlier guide
Chateau de Joux

Chateau de Joux

Castle at 25 km (direction south-east)

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

See Chateau de Joux guide
Besancon

Besancon

at 25 km (direction north-west)

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

See Besancon guide
Salins-les-Bains

Salins-les-Bains

at 30 km (direction west-south-west), in the Jura department

The salt mines at Salins-les-Bains operated from the 13th - 20th century...

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

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 34 km (direction west)

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

See Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans guide
Arbois

Arbois

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

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

See Arbois guide
Saint-Hippolyte

Saint-Hippolyte

at 52 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Saint-Hippolyte guide
Chateau-Chalon

Chateau-Chalon

Most Beautiful Village at 58 km (direction west-south-west), in the Jura department

One of the key reasons to visit the pretty village of Chateau-Chalon...

See Chateau-Chalon guide
Baume-les-Messieurs

Baume-les-Messieurs

Most Beautiful Village at 60 km (direction west-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
Montbeliard

Montbeliard

at 65 km (direction north-east)

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

See Montbeliard guide

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Map of places to visit near Echevannes

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Markets in and near Echevannes

  • Levier: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (21km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (24km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (40km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (44km)

More information about Echevannes, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Echevannes, France

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

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 (60km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (9km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (20km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (24km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (31km)
  • Saut du Doubs (36km)
  • Gorges du Doubs (36km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (49km)
  • Source - la Seille (53km)
  • Lac de Chalain (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mandeure (61km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (23km)
 
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Geography and distances

Echevannes is in the eastern-center of France at 24 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Echevannes is 350 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Echevannes

Canton: Ornans

Arrondissement: Besançon

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25580

Distance to Echevannes

from Besancon (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 350 km

from Calais: 536 km

from Nice: 384 km

from Bordeaux: 582 km

from Strasbourg: 203 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 Echevannes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amathay-Vesigneux, Chantrans, Chateauvieux-les-Fosses, Durnes, Guyans-Durnes, Hautepierre-le-Chatelet, Lavans-Vuillafans, Lods, Longeville, Montgesoye, Mouthier-Haute-Pierre, Saules, Vernierfontaine, Voires and Vuillafans.

This page in French: Visiter Echevannes

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