Lombard tourism and travel guide

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Visit Lombard: highlights and tourist information

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Lombard 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 22 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Lombard is 327 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans at 7 km and Salins-les-Bains at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lombard, 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 Lombard 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 Lombard

Markets in and near Lombard

  • Arbois: market Friday (21km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (22km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (28km)
  • Auxonne: market Friday (37km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (37km)
  • Pontailler-sur-Saone: market Saturday (42km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (42km)
  • Gray: market Tuesday & Friday (45km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (48km)

More information about Lombard, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Lombard, France

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

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 (28km)
  • Parc de l'Etang (42km)
  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (43km)
  • Jardin du château du Talmay (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Joux (29km)
  • Gouffre de Poudrey (33km)
  • Source - la Seille (37km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (22km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lombard

Canton: Quingey

Arrondissement: Besançon

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25440

Distance to Lombard

from Besancon (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 327 km

from Calais: 520 km

from Nice: 391 km

from Bordeaux: 556 km

from Strasbourg: 219 km

Getting here

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

We have 23 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Abbans-Dessus, Arc-et-Senans, Bartherans, Breres, Buffard, Byans-sur-Doubs, Cessey, Champagne-sur-Loue, Chay, Chouzelot, Courtefontaine, Fourg, Lavans-Quingey, Liesle, Mesmay, Montfort, Paroy, Pessans, Pointvillers, Quingey, Ronchaux, Samson and Villars-Saint-Georges.

This page in French: Visiter Lombard