Ornans, "Little Venice Grandfather Clock ", chief town of the Doubs Franche- Comté, located on the D67 highway 25 km from Besançon and 35 km from Pontarlier. Built from the 6th century in one of the most beautiful sites in Franche -Comté, on the banks of the Loue.
Birthplace of the painter and sculptor Gustave Courbet.
The mirror of the Loue, reflecting in clear water the steeple of the church and neighboring houses.
The castle rock, once a fortress of the Counts of Burgundy, with its hamlet, its former chapel of St. George and a gazebo just renamed, where the view is magnificent and Ornans Loue valley.
The pleasant green valley of Mambouc with its stream.
Rock Mount, whose imposing regular mass dominates the city ; the so-called " Courbet " promenade, gazebos Castle, Pine, Virgo.
The museum dedicated to Gustave Courbet Ornans.
Rock boot, strangely shaped, and the nearby forest.
The many deep valleys and high, with streams, tributaries of the Loue.
The Peusse and two picturesque waterfalls and original.
Chauveroche (rocks and caves with difficult access). The Big Rocks and Valves (pleasant forest road and beautiful natural view).
The jump Knight, with a possible extension of the cascade Deffois (75 m).
The rocks Barmaud Route Chassagne, nice view.
The trails (old railway Ornans - Hôpital-du-Grosbois). Boulders of Saint-Roch glacial (70 000 years)
The Courbet Road: From the Source of the Loue in Cléron: road with 7 stages, where an exhibition of reproductions of works that Courbet painted on these sites (plan Ornans available at the Tourist Office).