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Besancon Map, France

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Besancon Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Besancon with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Besancon useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Besancon!

Besancon History

Over the centuries, the name of the city would change several times starting with the modification of Vesontio to Besontio.  The name changes reflect the ownership of the city over the earlier centuries.  For instance, after the collapse of the Roman Empire in Western Europe, the area was given to a Germanic tribe known as the Burgundians in the 300’s A.D.  The Germanic kingdom of Burgundy called the city Bisanz... read more

Besancon Travel Guide

The city of Besançon is the capital city for the traditional province of France namely Franche - Comté. The city of Besançon is also the capital city for Doubs Department of France. A department is France is just like a county in United States of America. read more

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