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Nancray tourism and travel guide

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Visit Nancray: highlights and tourist information

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Nancray 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 12 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Nancray is 336 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Besancon at 12 km and Ornans at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Nancray, 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 Nancray 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 Nancray


Markets in and near Nancray

  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (12km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (40km)
  • Vesoul: market Thursday & Saturday (42km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (49km)
  • Gray: market Tuesday & Friday (50km)

More information about Nancray, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Nancray, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de l'Etang (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (12km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (34km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (35km)
  • Saut du Doubs (44km)
  • Gorges du Doubs (44km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moffans-et-Vacheresse (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (11km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Nancray

Canton: Roulans

Arrondissement: Besançon

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25360

Distance to Nancray

from Besancon (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 336 km

from Calais: 518 km

from Nice: 403 km

from Bordeaux: 586 km

from Strasbourg: 189 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bouclans, Champlive, Deluz, Gennes, La Chevillotte, Laissey, Mamirolle, Naisey-les-Granges, Novillars, Osse, Roche-Lez-Beaupre, Saone, Vaire-Arcier, Vaire-le-Petit and Vauchamps.

This page in French: Visiter Nancray

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