Nans tourism and travel guide

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Visit Nans: highlights and tourist information

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Nans 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 39 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Nans is 338 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vesoul at 25 km and Montbeliard at 29 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Nans, 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 Nans 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 Nans

Markets in and near Nans

  • Lure: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Vesoul: market Thursday & Saturday (25km)
  • Montbeliard: market Tuesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Bethoncourt: market Friday (30km)
  • Sochaux: market Thursday (32km)
  • Valentigney: market Tuesday (32km)
  • Audincourt: market Saturday (32km)
  • Melisey: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Saint-Sauveur: market Sunday (37km)
  • Fesches-le-Chatel: market Friday (38km)

More information about Nans, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Nans, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Roseraie du Chatelet (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (38km)
  • Saut du Doubs (49km)
  • Gorges du Doubs (49km)
  • Ballon d'Alsace (50km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moffans-et-Vacheresse (20km)
  • Montbeliard (29km)
  • Mandeure (30km)
  • Belfort (38km)
  • Rougegoutte (44km)
  • Masevaux (55km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (39km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Nans

Canton: Rougemont

Arrondissement: Besançon

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25680

Distance to Nans

from Besancon (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 338 km

from Calais: 508 km

from Nice: 425 km

from Bordeaux: 613 km

from Strasbourg: 158 km

Getting here

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

We have 23 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Abbenans, Bonnal, Chassey-les-Montbozon, Cubrial, Cubry, Cuse-et-Adrisans, Fallon, Fontaine-les-Clerval, Fontenelle-Montby, Gondenans-les-Moulins, Gondenans-Montby, Gouhelans, Huanne-Montmartin, Les Magny, Melecey, Mesandans, Pont-sur-l'Ognon, Romain, Rougemont, Tressandans, Trouvans, Uzelle and Viethorey.

This page in French: Visiter Nans