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Evans tourism and travel guide

Photo of Evans in Jura

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

Visit Evans: highlights and tourist information

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Evans is situated in the Jura department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

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

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!

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 16 km (direction south), in the Doubs department

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

See Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans guide
Pesmes

Pesmes

Most Beautiful Village at 19 km (direction west-north-west), in the Haute-Saone department

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

See Pesmes guide
Besancon

Besancon

at 21 km (direction east-north-east), in the Doubs department

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

See Besancon guide
Dole

Dole

at 23 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Dole guide
 
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Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 24 km (direction east-south-east), in the Doubs department

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

See Chateau de Cleron guide
Salins-les-Bains

Salins-les-Bains

at 28 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Salins-les-Bains guide
Ornans

Ornans

at 30 km (direction east), in the Doubs department

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

See Ornans guide
Arbois

Arbois

at 31 km (direction south)

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

See Arbois guide
Lods

Lods

Most Beautiful Village at 39 km (direction east-south-east), in the Doubs department

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

See Lods guide
Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

at 41 km (direction east-south-east), in the Doubs department

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

See Mouthier-Haute-Pierre guide
Chateau-Chalon

Chateau-Chalon

Most Beautiful Village at 48 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Chateau-Chalon guide
Beze

Beze

at 50 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cote d'Or department

Although small the village of Bez is very pleasant...

See Beze guide
Pontarlier

Pontarlier

at 54 km (direction east-south-east), in the Doubs department

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

See Pontarlier guide
Chateau de Joux

Chateau de Joux

Castle at 57 km (direction east-south-east), in the Doubs department

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

See Chateau de Joux guide

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

Map of places to visit near Evans

 
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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)
 
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Geography and distances

Evans is in the east of France at 58 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Evans is 315 kilometres from Paris).

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

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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