Foucherans tourism and travel guide

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Visit Foucherans: highlights and tourist information

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Foucherans 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 13 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Foucherans is 339 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Ornans at 6 km and Chateau de Cleron at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Foucherans, 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 Foucherans 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 Doubs

Map of places to visit near Foucherans

Markets in and near Foucherans

  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (12km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (33km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (40km)
  • Gray: market Tuesday & Friday (52km)

More information about Foucherans, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Foucherans, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Foucherans.

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 (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (10km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (31km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (33km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (37km)
  • Saut du Doubs (44km)
  • Gorges du Doubs (44km)
  • Source - la Seille (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (11km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Foucherans

Canton: Ornans

Arrondissement: Besançon

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25620

Distance to Foucherans

from Besancon (prefecture): 13 km

from Paris: 339 km

from Calais: 524 km

from Nice: 394 km

from Bordeaux: 579 km

from Strasbourg: 199 km

Getting here

Foucherans 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 Foucherans from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bonnevaux-le-Prieure, Charbonnieres-les-Sapins, La Veze, Le Gratteris, Malbrans, Mamirolle, Merey-sous-Montrond, Ornans, Saules, Tarcenay, Trepot and Villers-sous-Montrond.

This page in French: Visiter Foucherans