Destination guide

Head to the rustic city of Franche-Comte

The countryside and waterfalls provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Franche-Comte. Renowned for its canoeing, archaeology and cheese shops, this city welcomes all visitors. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Franche-Comte

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Franche-Comte is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Le Grand Taureau (25.9 mi / 41.7 km)
  • Lac Saint-Point (28.5 mi / 45.9 km)
  • Ludolac (29.2 mi / 47 km)
  • Notre Dame de La Motte a Vesoul (29.3 mi / 47.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Franche-Comte

The nearest airport is in Dole (DLE-Franche-Comte Regional), located 33.2 mi (53.4 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer to travel by train, Besancon Saone Station, Morre Station and Besançon Mouillere Station are the main stations in the city.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Franche-Comté?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,621 holiday rentals around Franche-Comté. From 331 chalets to 459 holiday houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Franche-Comté is on Stayz.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Franche-Comté?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Franche-Comté. From Stayz travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Druillat: 101 holiday rentals
  • Les Gets: 3,353 holiday rentals
  • Blye: 139 holiday rentals
  • Riddes: 2,177 holiday rentals
  • Chamonix-Mont-Blanc: 3,758 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Franche-Comté! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Franche-Comté?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Franche-Comté with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Druillat: 101 holiday homes
  • Les Gets: 3,353 holiday homes
  • Blye: 139 holiday homes
  • Riddes: 2,177 holiday homes
  • Chamonix-Mont-Blanc: 3,758 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Franche-Comté?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Franche-Comté are:

  • Lyon Part-Dieu Railway Airport (XYD): 1,071 holiday houses
  • Cointrin Airport (GVA): 79 holiday houses
  • Lausanne (QLS-Blecherette): 132 holiday houses

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Franche-Comté?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Franche-Comté. From Stayz travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Vernets Sports Centre: 79 holiday rentals
  • Villa Diodati: 79 holiday rentals
  • Verbier Ski Resort: 3,287 holiday rentals
  • International Institute for Management Development (IMD): 142 holiday rentals
  • Kayserberg Castle: 2,451 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Franche-Comté listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

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