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Evans tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans at 16 km from Evans

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Visit Evans: highlights and tourist information

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Evans is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 58 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Evans is 315 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans at 16 km and Pesmes at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Evans, 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 Evans in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Evans

Markets in and near Evans

  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (20km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (23km)
  • Auxonne: market Friday (29km)
  • Pontailler-sur-Saone: market Saturday (31km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (31km)
  • Gray: market Tuesday & Friday (32km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (36km)
  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (50km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (54km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (61km)

More information about Evans, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Evans, France

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

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 (23km)
  • Parc de l'Etang (30km)
  • Jardin du château du Talmay (32km)
  • Château d'Arcelot (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (38km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (21km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Evans

Canton: Dampierre

Arrondissement: Dole

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39700

Distance to Evans

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 58 km

from Paris: 315 km

from Calais: 507 km

from Nice: 404 km

from Bordeaux: 554 km

from Strasbourg: 215 km

Getting here

Evans is in the east 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 Evans from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Berthelange, Corcondray, Courtefontaine, Dampierre, Etrepigney, Ferrieres-les-Bois, Fraisans, Le Petit-Mercey, Louvatange, Mercey-le-Grand, Monteplain, Plumont, Ranchot, Rans, Romain, Roset-Fluans, Rouffange, Saint-Vit, Salans and Villars-Saint-Georges.

This page in French: Visiter Evans

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