Begles tourism and travel guide

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Visit Begles: highlights and tourist information

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Begles is situated in the Gironde department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 4 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Begles is 501 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Musée d'Aquitaine at 3 km and Bordeaux at 4 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Begles, 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 Begles 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 Begles

Markets in and near Begles

Market days in Begles: weekly market: Wednesday;

  • Begles: market Wednesday (0km)
  • Bordeaux: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday all day & Saturday & Monday all day & Friday (4km)
  • Cenon: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Gradignan: market Saturday (6km)
  • Leognan: market Saturday (9km)
  • Bruges: market Saturday (10km)
  • Carbon-Blanc: market Thursday (10km)
  • Bassens: market Sunday (11km)
  • Eysines: market Sunday (11km)
  • Cestas: market Sunday (13km)

More information about Begles, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Begles, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Pey-Berland Tower (4km)
  • Sauve-Majeure Abbey (20km)
  • Cave Pair-non-Pair (26km)
  • Cadillac Chateau (26km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (16km)
  • Parc du château de Grenade (16km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (21km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (24km)
  • Jardins du château de Malle (34km)
  • Parc du château Lanessan (37km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bec d'Ambès (26km)
  • Domaine de Certes (39km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Bordeaux Pessac (11km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Begles

Canton: Bègles

Arrondissement: Bordeaux

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33130

Distance to Begles

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 4 km

from Paris: 501 km

from Calais: 706 km

from Nice: 635 km

from Bordeaux: 4 km

from Strasbourg: 759 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Artigues-Pres-Bordeaux, Bordeaux, Bouliac, Camblanes-et-Meynac, Carignan-de-Bordeaux, Cenon, Floirac, Gradignan, Latresne, Quinsac, Talence and Villenave-d'Ornon.

This page in French: Visiter Begles