Lavans-les-Dole tourism and travel guide

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Visit Lavans-les-Dole: highlights and tourist information

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Lavans-les-Dole is situated in the Jura department and Franche-Comte region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the east of France at 54 kilometres from Lons-le-Saunier, the department capital (general information: Lavans-les-Dole is 309 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Dole at 13 km and Pesmes at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lavans-les-Dole, 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 Lavans-les-Dole in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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


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Map of places to visit near Lavans-les-Dole

Markets in and near Lavans-les-Dole

  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (12km)
  • Auxonne: market Friday (18km)
  • Pontailler-sur-Saone: market Saturday (24km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (30km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (31km)
  • Gray: market Tuesday & Friday (32km)
  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (41km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (43km)
  • Longvic: market Sunday (45km)
  • Dijon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (48km)

More information about Lavans-les-Dole, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Lavans-les-Dole, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin à la Faulx (12km)
  • Jardin du château du Talmay (27km)
  • Parc de l'Etang (31km)
  • Château d'Arcelot (42km)
  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - la Seille (44km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Quetigny (42km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (32km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lavans-les-Dole

Canton: Rochefort-sur-Nenon

Arrondissement: Dole

Department: Jura

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 39700

Distance to Lavans-les-Dole

from Lons-le-Saunier (prefecture): 54 km

from Paris: 309 km

from Calais: 504 km

from Nice: 405 km

from Bordeaux: 544 km

from Strasbourg: 224 km

Getting here

Lavans-les-Dole 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 Lavans-les-Dole from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amange, Audelange, Auxange, Chatenois, Eclans-Nenon, Etrepigney, Falletans, Gendrey, La Barre, La Breteniere, Lavangeot, Malange, Monteplain, Offlanges, Orchamps, Our, Rochefort-sur-Nenon, Romange, Sermange and Vriange.

This page in French: Visiter Lavans-les-Dole