Rances tourism and travel guide

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Visit Rances: highlights and tourist information

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Rances is situated in the Aube department and Champagne-Ardenne region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 40 kilometres from Troyes, the department capital (general information: Rances is 167 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Troyes at 39 km and Joinville at 44 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Rances, 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 Rances in Grand-Est.

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

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Aube

Map of places to visit near Rances

Markets in and near Rances

  • Brienne-le-Chateau: market Thursday (8km)
  • Piney: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Vendeuvre-sur-Barse: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Bar-sur-Aube: market Saturday (29km)
  • Vitry-le-Francois: market Thursday & Saturday all day (29km)
  • Wassy: market Thursday (30km)
  • Arcis-sur-Aube: market Friday (31km)
  • Lusigny-sur-Barse: market Saturday (31km)
  • Saint-Dizier: market Thursday & Sunday (35km)
  • Troyes: market Wednesday all day & Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (38km)

More information about Rances, Champagne-Ardenne

Tourist attractions near Rances, France

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

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Foret-d'Orient (20km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Barberey-Saint-Sulpice (40km)
  • Le château du grand jardin (44km)
  • Parc de la Varenne (47km)
  • Parc de G. de Tréves (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lacs Amance et du Temple (14km)
  • Lac du Der-Chantecoq (20km)
  • Lac d'Orient (26km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Nigloland (23km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Colombe-le-Sec (30km)
  • Haussignemont (32km)
  • Haussimont (42km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Rances

Canton: Brienne-le-Château

Arrondissement: Bar-sur-Aube

Department: Aube

Region: Champagne-Ardenne

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 10500

Distance to Rances

from Troyes (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 167 km

from Calais: 337 km

from Nice: 570 km

from Bordeaux: 562 km

from Strasbourg: 236 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Rances from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Blignicourt, Braux, Chavanges, Courcelles-sur-Voire, Hampigny, Juzanvigny, Lassicourt, Lentilles, Maizieres-les-Brienne, Montmorency-Beaufort, Pars-les-Chavanges, Perthes-les-Brienne, Rosnay-l'Hopital, Saint-Christophe-Dodinicourt, Vallentigny, Villeret and Yevres-le-Petit.

This page in French: Visiter Rances