Argenton tourism and travel guide

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Visit Argenton: highlights and tourist information

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Argenton is situated in the Lot-et-Garonne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 46 kilometres from Agen, the department capital (general information: Argenton is 526 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Casteljaloux at 8 km and Marmande at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Argenton, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Argenton in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Lot-et-Garonne

Map of places to visit near Argenton

Markets in and near Argenton

  • Casteljaloux: market Tuesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Grignols: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Tonneins: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Aiguillon: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)
  • Bazas: market Saturday (25km)
  • Lavardac: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Castelmoron-sur-Lot: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Miramont-de-Guyenne: market Friday - seasonal market only (32km)
  • Miramont-de-Guyenne: market Monday (32km)
  • Duras: market Thursday - seasonal market only (33km)

More information about Argenton, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Argenton, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Argenton.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Sainte Livrade (Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot) (39km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie (Aubiac) (46km)
  • Prieuré de Sainte Marie (Moirax) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Layrac) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Beauchamp (15km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (15km)
  • Ets Latour-Marliac (34km)
  • Jardins du château de Malle (37km)
  • Parc et potager de Pouthet (40km)
  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (54km)
  • Jardin et arboretum de Coursiana (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Aquitaine (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Argenton

Canton: Bouglon

Arrondissement: Marmande

Department: Lot-et-Garonne

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 47250

Distance to Argenton

from Agen (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 526 km

from Calais: 741 km

from Nice: 578 km

from Bordeaux: 73 km

from Strasbourg: 749 km

Getting here

Argenton is in the south-west of France. Most visitors fly into the airports at Bordeaux or Bergerac. To drive from the UK allow around 10-11 hours driving time. For driving distances to Argenton from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bouglon, Grezet-Cavagnan, Guerin, Labastide-Castel-Amouroux, Poussignac, Ruffiac, Sainte-Gemme-Martaillac, Sainte-Marthe and Samazan.

This page in French: Visiter Argenton