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Ruhans tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ruhans in Haute-Saone

Photo is of Vesoul at 18 km from Ruhans

Visit Ruhans: highlights and tourist information

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Ruhans is situated in the Haute-Saone department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Vesoul at 18 km and Besancon at 25 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Ruhans, 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 Ruhans in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

Vesoul

Vesoul

at 18 km (direction )

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

See Vesoul guide
Besancon

Besancon

at 25 km (direction south-south-west), in the Doubs department

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

See Besancon guide
Ornans

Ornans

at 39 km (direction south), in the Doubs department

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

See Ornans guide
Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 42 km (direction south-south-west), in the Doubs department

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

See Chateau de Cleron guide
 
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Luxeuil-les-Bains

Luxeuil-les-Bains

at 44 km (direction north-east)

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

See Luxeuil-les-Bains guide
Ronchamp chapel

Ronchamp chapel

at 45 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Ronchamp chapel guide
Lods

Lods

Most Beautiful Village at 47 km (direction south-south-east), in the Doubs department

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

See Lods guide
Pesmes

Pesmes

Most Beautiful Village at 47 km (direction west-south-west)

The quaint village of Pesmes is one of the prettiest in...

See Pesmes guide
Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

at 48 km (direction south-south-east), in the Doubs department

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

See Mouthier-Haute-Pierre guide
Montbeliard

Montbeliard

at 50 km (direction east), in the Doubs department

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

See Montbeliard guide
Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 54 km (direction south-west), in the Doubs department

The Royal Saltworks at Arc-et-Senans is an entire factory and living spaces...

See Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans guide
Dole

Dole

at 64 km (direction west-south-west), in the Jura department

The Collegiale Church that dominates the town skyline is the principal...

See Dole guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Haute-Saone

Map of places to visit near Ruhans

 
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Markets in and near Ruhans

  • Vesoul: market Thursday & Saturday (18km)
  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (26km)
  • Lure: market Tuesday (37km)
  • Gray: market Tuesday & Friday (41km)
  • Saint-Sauveur: market Sunday (43km)
  • Jussey: market Tuesday (44km)
  • Melisey: market Wednesday (47km)

More information about Ruhans, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Ruhans, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de l'Etang (38km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (35km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (54km)
  • Saut du Doubs (60km)
  • Gorges du Doubs (60km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moffans-et-Vacheresse (36km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (26km)
 
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Geography and distances

Ruhans is in the north-east of France at 18 kilometres from Vesoul, the department capital (general information: Ruhans is 321 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Ruhans

Canton: Montbozon

Arrondissement: Vesoul

Department: Haute-Saone

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 70190

Distance to Ruhans

from Vesoul (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 321 km

from Calais: 497 km

from Nice: 427 km

from Bordeaux: 593 km

from Strasbourg: 173 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Authoison, Beaumotte-Aubertans, Blarians, Cenans, Germondans, Hyet, La Malachere, Loulans-Verchamp, Ormenans, Pennesieres, Quenoche, Rioz, Traitiefontaine, Villers-Pater and Vy-les-Filain.

This page in French: Visiter Ruhans

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