Mesandans tourism and travel guide

Photo of Mesandans in Doubs

Photo is of Vesoul at 27 km from Mesandans

Visit Mesandans: highlights and tourist information

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Mesandans in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Vesoul at 27 km and Besancon at 33 km.

Mesandans, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 27 km (direction north-west), in the Haute-Saone department

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

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at 33 km (direction west-south-west)

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

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at 34 km (direction east)

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

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at 36 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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Ronchamp chapel

Ronchamp chapel

at 36 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Saone department

The Ronchamp Chapel is the best known work by architect Le Corbusier...

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at 40 km (direction south-west)

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

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at 43 km (direction south-west), in the Haute-Saone department

In Luxeuil-les-Bains, established as a spa town since Roman times, you can...

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at 44 km (direction east-north-east), in the Territoire-de-Belfort department

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

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Most Beautiful Village at 44 km (direction south-south-west)

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

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at 44 km (direction south-south-west)

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

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Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 45 km (direction south-west)

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

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Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 62 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

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Markets in and near Mesandans

  • Vesoul: market Thursday & Saturday (26km)
  • Lure: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Montbeliard: market Tuesday & Saturday (33km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (34km)
  • Bethoncourt: market Friday (34km)
  • Valentigney: market Tuesday (35km)
  • Sochaux: market Thursday (36km)
  • Audincourt: market Saturday (36km)
  • Melisey: market Wednesday (39km)
  • Saint-Sauveur: market Sunday (42km)

More information about Mesandans, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Mesandans, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Roseraie du Chatelet (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (32km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (43km)
  • Saut du Doubs (46km)
  • Gorges du Doubs (46km)
  • Ballon d'Alsace (56km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moffans-et-Vacheresse (25km)
  • Mandeure (33km)
  • Montbeliard (33km)
  • Belfort (44km)
  • Rougegoutte (49km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (34km)

Geography and distances

Mesandans is in the eastern-center of France at 33 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Mesandans is 338 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Mesandans

Canton: Rougemont

Arrondissement: Besançon

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25680

Distance to Mesandans

from Besancon (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 338 km

from Calais: 510 km

from Nice: 420 km

from Bordeaux: 608 km

from Strasbourg: 164 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 Mesandans from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 24 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Autechaux, Cuse-et-Adrisans, Fontenelle-Montby, Fontenotte, Gondenans-les-Moulins, Gouhelans, Huanne-Montmartin, Luxiol, Mondon, Montagney-Servigney, Montussaint, Nans, Puessans, Rillans, Rognon, Romain, Rougemont, Tournans, Trouvans, Uzelle, Vergranne, Verne, Viethorey and Voillans.

This page in French: Visiter Mesandans