Gonsans tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gonsans: highlights and tourist information

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Gonsans 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 21 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Gonsans is 345 kilometres from Paris).

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

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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!


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

Map of places to visit near Gonsans

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)

More information about Gonsans, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Gonsans, France

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)

Geography and distances

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

Gonsans 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 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