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Gonsans tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gonsans in Doubs

Photo is of Ornans at 18 km from Gonsans

Visit Gonsans: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Ornans at 18 km and Lods at 21 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Gonsans, 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 Gonsans in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

Ornans

Ornans

at 18 km (direction south-west)

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

See Ornans guide
Lods

Lods

Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Lods guide
Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

at 21 km (direction south)

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

See Mouthier-Haute-Pierre guide
Besancon

Besancon

at 21 km (direction west)

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

See Besancon guide
 
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Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 24 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Chateau de Cleron guide
Pontarlier

Pontarlier

at 36 km (direction south)

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

See Pontarlier guide
Saint-Hippolyte

Saint-Hippolyte

at 40 km (direction east)

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

See Saint-Hippolyte guide
Chateau de Joux

Chateau de Joux

Castle at 40 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Chateau de Joux guide
Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 45 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans guide
Vesoul

Vesoul

at 45 km (direction north-north-west), in the Haute-Saone department

Although lacking major monuments, Vesoul is a pleasant town to visit with...

See Vesoul guide
Salins-les-Bains

Salins-les-Bains

at 45 km (direction west-south-west), in the Jura department

The salt mines at Salins-les-Bains operated from the 13th - 20th century...

See Salins-les-Bains guide
Montbeliard

Montbeliard

at 49 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Montbeliard guide
Arbois

Arbois

at 54 km (direction west-south-west), in the Jura department

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

See Arbois guide
Belfort

Belfort

at 62 km (direction north-east), in the Territoire-de-Belfort department

The town of Belfort and its citadel are pleasant to exlore when...

See Belfort guide

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Map of places to visit near Gonsans

 
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Markets in and near Gonsans

  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (21km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (37km)
  • Vesoul: market Thursday & Saturday (45km)
  • Valentigney: market Tuesday (48km)
  • Montbeliard: market Tuesday & Saturday (49km)
  • Audincourt: market Saturday (49km)
  • Bethoncourt: market Friday (50km)
  • Sochaux: market Thursday (51km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (54km)

Hotels near Gonsans

More information about Gonsans, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Gonsans, France

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

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

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (9km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (26km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (29km)
  • Saut du Doubs (35km)
  • Gorges du Doubs (35km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mandeure (46km)
  • Moffans-et-Vacheresse (48km)
  • Montbeliard (49km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (20km)
 
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Geography and distances

Gonsans is in the eastern-center of France at 21 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Gonsans is 345 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Gonsans

Canton: Roulans

Arrondissement: Besançon

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25360

Distance to Gonsans

from Besancon (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 345 km

from Calais: 525 km

from Nice: 399 km

from Bordeaux: 594 km

from Strasbourg: 185 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 Gonsans from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Belmont, Bouclans, Chaux-les-Passavant, Cotebrune, Glamondans, Magny-Chatelard, Naisey-les-Granges, Vauchamps and Verrieres-du-Grosbois.

This page in French: Visiter Gonsans

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