Capital of Biodiversity committed to sustainable development, Besançon welcomes you in sustainable mode for eco-responsible vacations. In the agglomeration, you will find all the hotel services you need to stay in a green environment, in the countryside or in an eco-friendly habitat. You will also find restaurants where you can eat local, vegan or organic food, and farms and markets where you can buy local products. If you are a green mobility enthusiast, we have for you accommodations equipped with electric recharging, and an efficient bus and streetcar network to use without limits with our Tourism Pass.
Our 100% natural destination
“Capital of Biodiversity 2018” with its skilfully protected natural heritage, the Bisonne agglomeration offers you a 100% natural territory for a stay in the great outdoors. Fill up on oxygen, and take advantage of an exceptional natural setting to step back and recharge your batteries.
Our local products in short circuits
Fruits and vegetables, cheeses, meats, drinks… Find on the markets of the agglomeration, or at our local merchants, a large choice of products distributed in short circuits.
Our local crafts
Territory of artists and craftsmen, Greater Besançon has many workshops and stores where you can discover a lively local craft industry. You will certainly find something to please your loved ones.
Our committed accommodations
In Besançon and its surroundings, you are sure to find a cozy little nest where you can spend a few days in the green, in an environment where sustainable tourism is not an empty word. Renewable energies, water-saving management, LPO refuges… everything is good to preserve nature!
Our sustainable restaurants
Organic and local products, organic and vegan food, but also reduction of waste and energy consumption… Discover the restaurants of the agglomeration committed to reducing their impact on the environment.
Our ideas for leisure and visits
In Besançon, you can go from the city to the countryside in a few minutes! Depending on your aspirations, take the time to visit the monuments and museums, or go on an adventure through the hills and valleys, on the many hiking trails of the territory.