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With your tribe

Besançon is a city on a human scale where life is good, and is an ideal natural destination for a family stay bringing together parents and children, grandparents and grandchildren, or even several generations for a family gathering.

Among our accommodations, you will find family rooms with outdoor gardens and swimming pools, and restaurants with terraces or play areas to keep young and old busy all day long.

Among our offers, discover also family and fun activities, unmissable and unusual visits with children’s tours, and many suggestions by age group…


Our proposals to move, vibrate, have fun

Amusement parks, swimming pools and lakes for swimming, escape games, canoeing… Greater Besançon is full of fun activities to do with your children. It’s up to you to choose, according to your aspirations, the best opportunities to live unforgettable moments with your family!

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Woka Loisirs Paddle- Avanne-Aveney


L'Artefact - Escape game

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Our ideas for visits

Climb the ramparts of the Citadelle, walk among the dinosaurs in the Dino-Zoo park, or visit the bear’s lair in the Osselle Caves… There is no shortage of sites to visit with children in the region!

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Muséum – Citadelle de Besançon

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Petit train touristique de Besançon


Application web "l’aqueduc d’Arcier, patrimoine historique"

Our selection of accommodations

In a hotel or in a B&B, in the city or in the country… Discover our suggestion of comfortable accommodations for a family stay in the city of Bisonne.

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Gîte du Baraquet

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Hôtel du Nord

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Les Gîtes de l'Orée du Bois - Le Loup Gris

Our gourmet addresses

Get together as a family, and enjoy a good meal in a friendly restaurant where young and old can find their happiness: on the terrace, or with a play area for your children…

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Restaurant Le Clemenceau


Mini Burger Comtois

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Le Criollo chocolatier

Our tips for festive moments

Consult our events calendar to find ideas for family outings. To let go and share good times with your loved ones.

Our shopping tips

And if you mix business with pleasure by shopping with your family. Discover our good plans for the pleasure of young and old.

© Crédits photos : ©Ville de Besançon - Grand Besançon Métropole, ©Office de Tourisme et des Congrès de Grand Besançon Métropole