Besançon is located in the north-east quarter of France on the river Doubs. It is about 325 kilometres (202 miles) east of the national capital of Paris, 100 kilometres (62 miles) east of Dijon in Burgundy, 125 km (78 mi) northwest of Lausanne in Switzerland, and 100 km (62 mi) southwest of Belfort in Franche-Comté.
Besançon, city, capital of Doubs département, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté région, eastern France. It lies astride a horseshoe meander of the Doubs River, 45 miles (75 km) east of Dijon. It early became the chief town (Vesontio) of the Sequani Gauls and in 58 bce was taken by Julius Caesar. Besançon became the seat of an archbishopric in the ...
Besançon - the jewel of eastern France. Cradled in a loop of the river Doubs, at the foot of its towering citadel, the ancient city of Besançon is one of the best preserved historic cities in France. In pre-Roman times, it was the capital of an area known as Sequania. When the area was conquered by the Romans, Julius Caesar described this ...
Besancon surrounding - Loue valley, the most interesting and picturesque part of the valley is located between the source of the Loue river and the town of Ornans. The water flows along a deep wooded gorge. The Loue, one of the most beautiful rivers in France, is a canoeing and fishing paradise. Scenic points offer splendid views over the area.
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Weather report for Besançon. At night and for the afternoon it is mostly cloudy. Early in the day a few clouds are expected. Overall a fair bit of clouds but partly sunny. Temperatures peaking at 63 °F. Until noon blows a light breeze (4 to 8 mph). Saturday afternoon a gentle breeze is expected (8 to 12 mph). Gusts to 12 mph are possible.