Fraisans tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fraisans: highlights and tourist information

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Fraisans is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 55 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Fraisans is 317 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans at 13 km and Pesmes at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fraisans, 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 Fraisans 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 Fraisans

Markets in and near Fraisans

  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (21km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (22km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (28km)
  • Auxonne: market Friday (28km)
  • Pontailler-sur-Saone: market Saturday (32km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (35km)
  • Gray: market Tuesday & Friday (35km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (46km)
  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (48km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (51km)

More information about Fraisans, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Fraisans, France

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

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 (21km)
  • Parc de l'Etang (33km)
  • Jardin du château du Talmay (33km)
  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (47km)
  • Château d'Arcelot (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (38km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (39km)
  • Source - la Seille (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (22km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fraisans

Canton: Dampierre

Arrondissement: Dole

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39700

Distance to Fraisans

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 317 km

from Calais: 509 km

from Nice: 401 km

from Bordeaux: 553 km

from Strasbourg: 218 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Berthelange, Courtefontaine, Dampierre, Etrepigney, Evans, Fourg, Le Petit-Mercey, Louvatange, Monteplain, Plumont, Ranchot, Rans, Roset-Fluans, Saint-Vit, Salans and Villars-Saint-Georges.

This page in French: Visiter Fraisans