Arsac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Arsac: highlights and tourist information

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Arsac is situated in the Gironde department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 20 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Arsac is 487 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Margaux at 5 km and Blaye at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Arsac, 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 Arsac in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Arsac

Markets in and near Arsac

  • Castelnau-de-Medoc: market Sunday (9km)
  • Blanquefort: market Saturday (10km)
  • Eysines: market Sunday (13km)
  • Bruges: market Saturday (14km)
  • Blaye: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Bassens: market Sunday (18km)
  • Ambares-et-Lagrave: market Friday & (18km)
  • Carbon-Blanc: market Thursday (19km)
  • Bordeaux: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday all day & Saturday & Monday all day & Friday (20km)
  • Cenon: market Wednesday (20km)

More information about Arsac, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Arsac, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Cave Pair-non-Pair (16km)
  • Pey-Berland Tower (20km)
  • Sauve-Majeure Abbey (39km)
  • Cadillac Chateau (50km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château Lanessan (13km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (28km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (32km)
  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (39km)
  • Parc du château de Grenade (40km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bec d'Ambès (8km)
  • Domaine de Certes (43km)
  • Île aux Oiseaux (Gironde) (51km)
  • Bassin d'Arcachon (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Bordeaux Pessac (21km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Arsac

Canton: Castelnau-de-Médoc

Arrondissement: Bordeaux

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33460

Distance to Arsac

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 487 km

from Calais: 688 km

from Nice: 649 km

from Bordeaux: 20 km

from Strasbourg: 756 km

Getting here

Arsac is in the south-west of France. Most visitors will fly into Bordeaux airport (or Bergerac) while drivers should allow 7-8 hours driving time from the ports at Le Havre or Cherbourg. For driving distances to Arsac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avensan, Cantenac, Labarde, Le Pian-Medoc and Margaux.

This page in French: Visiter Arsac