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Barsac tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure at 18 km from Barsac

Visit Barsac: highlights and tourist information

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Barsac is situated in the Gironde department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure at 18 km and Sauveterre-de-Guyenne at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Barsac, 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 Barsac in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure

Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure

Abbey at 18 km (direction )

The ruins of the Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure contain some very...

See Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure guide
Sauveterre-de-Guyenne

Sauveterre-de-Guyenne

at 21 km (direction east-north-east)

The layout of the town of Sauveterre-de-Guyenne still follows its...

See Sauveterre-de-Guyenne guide
La Reole

La Reole

at 22 km (direction east)

Largely ignored by visitors because of its proximity to Bordeaux we found...

See La Reole guide
Monsegur

Monsegur

at 32 km (direction east)

The bastide town of Monsegur, in the Dropt Valley,...

See Monsegur guide
 
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Musée d'Aquitaine

Musée d'Aquitaine

Museum at 32 km (direction north-west)

The musée d'Aquitaine has an interesting collection relating to Bordeaux...

See Musée d'Aquitaine guide
Bordeaux

Bordeaux

at 33 km (direction north-west)

Bordeaux is an unmissable town, one of the most lively and...

See Bordeaux guide
Bordeaux Waterfront

Bordeaux Waterfront

at 33 km (direction north-west)

The waterfront in Bordeaux is among the highlights of a...

See Bordeaux Waterfront guide
Musée des Beaux Arts

Musée des Beaux Arts

Museum at 33 km (direction north-west)

The Musée des Beaux Arts of Bordeaux has an interesting collection...

See Musée des Beaux Arts guide
Bordeaux-Chartrons

Bordeaux-Chartrons

at 33 km (direction north-west)

Chartrons is an attractive quarter of Bordeaux...

See Bordeaux-Chartrons guide
Saint-Emilion

Saint-Emilion

Heritage Site at 34 km (direction north-north-east)

Saint-Emilion is an exceptionally scenic town, and most unusual in being listed...

See Saint-Emilion guide
Pellegrue

Pellegrue

at 35 km (direction east-north-east)

Pellegrue is a very small village but well worth exploring when you...

See Pellegrue guide
Libourne

Libourne

at 35 km (direction north-north-east)

Not generally considered as a travel destination, we found the center...

See Libourne guide
Duras

Duras

at 40 km (direction east), in the Lot-et-Garonne department

Duras is a quiet town that is above all known for the...

See Duras guide
Marmande

Marmande

at 40 km (direction east-south-east), in the Lot-et-Garonne department

The town of Marmande is not usually visited by tourists but if...

See Marmande guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Gironde

Map of places to visit near Barsac

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Markets in and near Barsac

  • Cadillac: market Saturday (3km)
  • Langon: market Sunday & Friday (8km)
  • Creon: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Bazas: market Saturday (21km)
  • Leognan: market Saturday (26km)
  • Branne: market Thursday & Saturday (27km)
  • Begles: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Gradignan: market Saturday (29km)
  • Grignols: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Cenon: market Wednesday (32km)

More information about Barsac, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Barsac, France

What to do at Barsac? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Barsac.

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Landes de Gascogne (40km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Malle (5km)
  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (13km)
  • Parc du château de Grenade (15km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (32km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (39km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (39km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (39km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Bordeaux Pessac (37km)
 
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Geography and distances

Barsac is in the south-west of France at 33 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Barsac is 514 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Barsac

Canton: Podensac

Arrondissement: Bordeaux

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33720

Distance to Barsac

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 514 km

from Calais: 723 km

from Nice: 613 km

from Bordeaux: 33 km

from Strasbourg: 758 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beguey, Cadillac, Cerons, Donzac, Gabarnac, Illats, Laroque, Loupiac, Monprimblanc, Omet, Podensac, Preignac, Pujols-sur-Ciron, Saint-Maixant, Sainte-Croix-du-Mont, Toulenne and Verdelais.

This page in French: Visiter Barsac

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