Fournets-Luisans tourism and travel guide

Photo of Fournets-Luisans in Doubs

Photo is of Mouthier-Haute-Pierre at 23 km from Fournets-Luisans

Visit Fournets-Luisans: highlights and tourist information

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Fournets-Luisans in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Mouthier-Haute-Pierre at 23 km and Lods at 25 km.

Fournets-Luisans, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 23 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Mouthier-Haute-Pierre guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Lods guide


at 28 km (direction south-west)

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

See Pontarlier guide


at 30 km (direction north-east)

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

See Saint-Hippolyte guide
Chateau de Joux

Chateau de Joux

Castle at 30 km (direction south-west)

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

See Chateau de Joux guide


at 32 km (direction west)

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

See Ornans guide
Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 38 km (direction west)

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

See Chateau de Cleron guide


at 44 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Besancon guide


at 48 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Montbeliard guide

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Markets in and near Fournets-Luisans

  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (28km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (38km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (43km)
  • Valentigney: market Tuesday (44km)
  • Audincourt: market Saturday (46km)
  • Montbeliard: market Tuesday & Saturday (48km)
  • Sochaux: market Thursday (49km)

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Tourist attractions near Fournets-Luisans, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de Remonot (6km)
  • Saut du Doubs (12km)
  • Gorges du Doubs (12km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (15km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (23km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (52km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (42km)

Geography and distances

Fournets-Luisans is in the eastern-center of France at 43 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Fournets-Luisans is 368 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Fournets-Luisans

Canton: Pierrefontaine-les-Varans

Arrondissement: Besançon

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25390

Distance to Fournets-Luisans

from Besancon (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 368 km

from Calais: 547 km

from Nice: 383 km

from Bordeaux: 606 km

from Strasbourg: 186 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 Fournets-Luisans from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Consolation-Maisonnettes, Fuans, Guyans-Vennes, Le Belieu, Les Combes, Les Fins, Loray, Morteau, Orchamps-Vennes and Vennes.

This page in French: Visiter Fournets-Luisans