Osselle tourism and travel guide

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Visit Osselle: highlights and tourist information

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Osselle 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 17 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Osselle is 323 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans at 13 km and Chateau de Cleron at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Osselle, 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 Osselle 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 Osselle

Markets in and near Osselle

  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (17km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (28km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (28km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Auxonne: market Friday (36km)
  • Pontailler-sur-Saone: market Saturday (38km)
  • Gray: market Tuesday & Friday (39km)
  • Champagnole: market Saturday (44km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (46km)
  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (53km)

More information about Osselle, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Osselle, France

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

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 (36km)
  • Jardin du château du Talmay (39km)
  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (31km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (35km)
  • Source - la Seille (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (17km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Osselle

Canton: Boussières

Arrondissement: Besançon

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25320

Distance to Osselle

from Besancon (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 323 km

from Calais: 514 km

from Nice: 398 km

from Bordeaux: 559 km

from Strasbourg: 214 km

Getting here

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

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Abbans-Dessous, Abbans-Dessus, Boussieres, Byans-sur-Doubs, Cessey, Chouzelot, Courtefontaine, Fourg, Lavans-Quingey, Montferrand-le-Chateau, Quingey, Roset-Fluans, Routelle, Saint-Vit, Salans, Thoraise, Torpes, Velesmes-Essarts, Villars-Saint-Georges and Vorges-les-Pins.

This page in French: Visiter Osselle