"Besançon - the capital of Franche Comté" Top 5 Page for this destination Besançon by himalia11

Besançon Travel Guide: 71 reviews and 182 photos

Besançon, situated in East France, is the capital of Franche Comté and also of the Doubs department. It's located at the Doubs river (pronounced "dew"). The promenade along the river is very nice and also it was interesting to stroll around the old town with its shopping streets and old houses.

  • Last visit to Besançon: Sep 2008
  • Intro Written Sep 30, 2008
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    Jan 17, 2013 at 4:39 PM

    Would like to visit the clock museum. The building itself looks quite interesting.

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