Barbaste tourism and travel guide

Photo of Barbaste in Lot-et-Garonne

Visit Barbaste: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: In the center of Barbaste you can see a 13th century fortified mill and a 12th century bridge

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Barbaste. For detailed visitor information see the Barbaste travel guide.

Barbaste 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 27 kilometres from Agen, the department capital (general information: Barbaste is 544 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mezin at 13 km and Villeneuve de Mezin at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Barbaste, 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 Barbaste 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 Barbaste

Markets in and near Barbaste

  • Lavardac: market Wednesday (1km)
  • Nerac: market Saturday (6km)
  • Mezin: market Sunday (13km)
  • Aiguillon: market Tuesday & Friday (16km)
  • Casteljaloux: market Tuesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Condom: market Wednesday all day (25km)
  • Tonneins: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Agen: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (27km)
  • Bon-Encontre: market Sunday (29km)
  • Layrac: market Friday (30km)

More information about Barbaste, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Barbaste, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Gramont Chateau (46km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Sainte Marie (Aubiac) (22km)
  • Prieuré de Sainte Marie (Moirax) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Layrac) (30km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Livrade (Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot) (35km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Frespech) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin et arboretum de Coursiana (27km)
  • Ets Latour-Marliac (30km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (39km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Fontirou (36km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Aquitaine (21km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Blaziert (30km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Barbaste

Canton: Lavardac

Arrondissement: Nérac

Department: Lot-et-Garonne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 47230

Distance to Barbaste

from Agen (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 544 km

from Calais: 763 km

from Nice: 561 km

from Bordeaux: 101 km

from Strasbourg: 754 km

Getting here

Barbaste 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 Barbaste from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Feugarolles, Lavardac, Mongaillard, Nerac, Pompiey, Vianne and Xaintrailles.

This page in French: Visiter Barbaste