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 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: Echevannes is 350 kilometres from Paris).

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!

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Echevannes

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

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)
 
 

Geography and distances

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

Echevannes 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 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