Bayas tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Libourne at 16 km from Bayas

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Bayas in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Libourne at 16 km and Saint-Emilion at 19 km.

Bayas, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 16 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Libourne guide


Heritage Site at 19 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Saint-Emilion guide


at 31 km (direction north-east), in the Charente department

Chalais has an ancient castle and a roman church among its attractions ...

See Chalais guide


National Monument at 31 km (direction south-east), in the Dordogne department

At Montcaret you can visit the archaeological site of a Roman villa to see...

See Montcaret guide
Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure

Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure

Abbey at 34 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure guide
Les Jardins de Sardy

Les Jardins de Sardy

Garden at 34 km (direction east-south-east), in the Dordogne department

The Jardins de Sardy to the wet of Bergerac are one of our favourite...

See Les Jardins de Sardy guide
Les Bassins des Lumieres

Les Bassins des Lumieres

at 35 km (direction west-south-west)

The Bassins des Lumierès is the largest digital art installation in the world and...

See Les Bassins des Lumieres guide


at 36 km (direction west)

The town of Blaye is well known because of the extensive citadel and fortifications...

See Blaye guide


at 37 km (direction west)

The village and region here are known worldwide because of the prestigious wines from...

See Margaux guide


at 37 km (direction west-south-west)

Chartrons is an attractive quarter of Bordeaux...

See Bordeaux-Chartrons guide
The Subterranean Monolithic Church of Saint-Jean

The Subterranean Monolithic Church of Saint-Jean

Church at 38 km (direction east-north-east), in the Charente department

The Monolithic Subterranean Church of Saint-Jean in Aubeterre-sur-Dronne is a magnificent underground church hewn...

See The Subterranean Monolithic Church of Saint-Jean guide


Most Beautiful Village at 38 km (direction east-north-east), in the Charente department

The attractive village of Aubeterre-sur-Dronne is also well known for its imposing troglodyte church...

See Aubeterre-sur-Dronne guide
Bordeaux Waterfront

Bordeaux Waterfront

at 38 km (direction west-south-west)

The waterfront in Bordeaux is among the highlights of a visit to this lovely...

See Bordeaux Waterfront guide
Bordeaux Cathedral

Bordeaux Cathedral

Church at 38 km (direction west-south-west)

Bordeaux cathedral is a gothic cathedral in the heart of Bordeaux's historic old town....

See Bordeaux Cathedral guide

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Markets in and near Bayas

  • Coutras: market Wednesday & Saturday (6km)
  • Cavignac: market Thursday (15km)
  • Branne: market Thursday & Saturday (26km)
  • Castillon-la-Bataille: market Monday (26km)
  • Ambares-et-Lagrave: market Friday & (27km)
  • Montendre: market Thursday (30km)
  • Montpon-Menesterol: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Carbon-Blanc: market Thursday (30km)
  • Bassens: market Sunday (30km)
  • Chalais: market Monday (30km)

More information about Bayas, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Bayas, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (14km)
  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (19km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (15km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (20km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (33km)
  • Parc du château Lanessan (42km)
  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (44km)
  • Parc du château de Grenade (48km)
  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bec d'Ambès (32km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Bordeaux Pessac (48km)

Geography and distances

Bayas is in the south-west of France at 38 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Bayas is 464 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bayas

Canton: Guîtres

Arrondissement: Libourne

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33230

Distance to Bayas

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 464 km

from Calais: 672 km

from Nice: 613 km

from Bordeaux: 38 km

from Strasbourg: 720 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 Bayas from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Coutras, Lagorce, Maransin, Sablons, Saint-Ciers-d'Abzac, Saint-Martin-de-Laye and Saint-Martin-du-Bois.

This page in French: Visiter Bayas