Torpes tourism and travel guide

Photo of Torpes in Doubs

Visit Torpes: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

Torpes 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 13 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Torpes is 323 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Besancon 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.

You can also

Torpes, 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 Torpes 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 Torpes

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)

More information about Torpes, Franche-Comte

Tourist attractions near Torpes, France

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)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Torpes

Canton: Boussières

Arrondissement: Besançon

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

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

Torpes 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 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