Torpes tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Besancon at 13 km from Torpes

Visit Torpes: highlights and tourist information

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Torpes is situated in the Doubs department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Torpes in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Besancon at 13 km and Chateau de Cleron at 16 km.

Torpes, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Besancon

Besancon

at 13 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Besancon guide
Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 16 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Chateau de Cleron guide
Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 17 km (direction south-west)

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

See Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans guide
Ornans

Ornans

at 20 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Ornans guide
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Salins-les-Bains

Salins-les-Bains

at 25 km (direction south), in the Jura department

The salt mines at Salins-les-Bains operated from the 13th - 20th century...

See Salins-les-Bains guide
Pesmes

Pesmes

Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction west-north-west), in the Haute-Saone department

The quaint village of Pesmes is one of the prettiest in Franche-Comté...

See Pesmes guide
Lods

Lods

Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Lods guide
Arbois

Arbois

at 31 km (direction south-south-west), in the Jura department

After exploring the old town centre in Arbois you can visit the...

See Arbois guide
Dole

Dole

at 32 km (direction west), in the Jura department

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

See Dole guide
Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

Mouthier-Haute-Pierre

at 33 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Mouthier-Haute-Pierre guide
Pontarlier

Pontarlier

at 46 km (direction east-south-east)

Pontarlier is usually visited as part of a trip to enjoy the...

See Pontarlier guide
Chateau de Joux

Chateau de Joux

Castle at 49 km (direction east-south-east)

The Chateau de Joux is an imposing clifftop castle with a 1000...

See Chateau de Joux guide
Chateau-Chalon

Chateau-Chalon

Most Beautiful Village at 50 km (direction south-south-west), in the Jura department

One of the key reasons to visit the pretty village of Chateau-Chalon...

See Chateau-Chalon guide
Beze

Beze

at 58 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cote d'Or department

Although small the village of Bez is very pleasant to spend an...

See Beze guide

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Markets in and near Torpes

  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (13km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Arbois: market Friday (31km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (31km)
  • Auxonne: market Friday (38km)
  • Gray: market Tuesday & Friday (38km)
  • Pontailler-sur-Saone: market Saturday (39km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (46km)

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Tourist attractions near Torpes, France

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

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 (31km)
  • Parc de l'Etang (35km)
  • Jardin du château du Talmay (40km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (29km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (38km)
  • Source - la Seille (47km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (13km)
 
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Geography and distances

Torpes is in the eastern-center of France at 13 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Torpes is 323 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Torpes

Canton: Boussières

Arrondissement: Besançon

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25320

Distance to Torpes

from Besancon (prefecture): 13 km

from Paris: 323 km

from Calais: 513 km

from Nice: 400 km

from Bordeaux: 563 km

from Strasbourg: 210 km

Getting here

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

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Abbans-Dessous, Abbans-Dessus, Avanne-Aveney, Boussieres, Busy, Charnay, Chenecey-Buillon, Dannemarie-sur-Crete, Grandfontaine, Larnod, Montferrand-le-Chateau, Osselle, Pouilley-Francais, Rancenay, Roset-Fluans, Routelle, Saint-Vit, Thoraise, Velesmes-Essarts, Villars-Saint-Georges and Vorges-les-Pins.

This page in French: Visiter Torpes

 
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