Lanans tourism and travel guide

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Visit Lanans: highlights and tourist information

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Lanans 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 33 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Lanans is 350 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Hippolyte at 28 km and Ornans at 31 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lanans, 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 Lanans 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 Lanans

Markets in and near Lanans

  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (33km)
  • Valentigney: market Tuesday (35km)
  • Montbeliard: market Tuesday & Saturday (35km)
  • Audincourt: market Saturday (36km)
  • Bethoncourt: market Friday (37km)
  • Sochaux: market Thursday (37km)
  • Vesoul: market Thursday & Saturday (42km)
  • Fesches-le-Chatel: market Friday (43km)
  • Lure: market Tuesday (43km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (45km)

More information about Lanans, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Lanans, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Roseraie du Chatelet (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (21km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (27km)
  • Saut du Doubs (31km)
  • Gorges du Doubs (31km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (34km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mandeure (32km)
  • Montbeliard (35km)
  • Moffans-et-Vacheresse (37km)
  • Belfort (49km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (32km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lanans

Canton: Baume-les-Dames

Arrondissement: Besançon

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25360

Distance to Lanans

from Besancon (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 350 km

from Calais: 526 km

from Nice: 405 km

from Bordeaux: 607 km

from Strasbourg: 173 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Courtetain-et-Salans, Cusance, Guillon-les-Bains, Landresse, Lomont-sur-Crete, Montivernage, Orsans, Ouvans, Passavant, Randevillers, Servin, Vaudrivillers, Vellevans and Villers-Saint-Martin.

This page in French: Visiter Lanans