Ways to discover besançon

By Water

Take a sightseeing boat and follow the loop of the Doubs. See the city centre and the Citadel from another fascinating angle. The tour includes passage through 2 locks and a 375-metre-long tunnel.

Bateau dans le tunnel sous la Citadelle

By Air

Seen from the air, Besançon is even more beautiful. The Tourist Office can programme introductory flights from La Vèze Aerodrome, just outside of the city.

Avion survolant Besançon

By Train (The Little White Tourist Train)

Take the electrically-powered little train and explore the heart of Besançon, moving through winding, narrow streets and up a high hill to the Citadel. Commentary in English upon request. This is another way to see the riches of this historical city.

Petit Train touristique de Besançon

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