Biganos tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Port de Biganos at 0 km from Biganos

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

Attractions in Biganos

The port at Biganos is surrounded by pretty cabins in painted colours: Port de Biganos

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Port de Biganos at 0 km and Port de Larros at 8 km.

Biganos, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Port de Biganos

Port de Biganos

less than one km (direction west)

The port at Biganos is surrounded by pretty cabins in painted colours...

See Port de Biganos guide
Port de Larros

Port de Larros

at 8 km (direction west)

The Port de Larros is a traditional oyster village on the Bassin d'Arcachon...

See Port de Larros guide
La Teste de Buch salt flats

La Teste de Buch salt flats

at 14 km (direction west)

The salt flats at La Teste de Buch have an attractive walk through the...

See La Teste de Buch salt flats guide
La Teste de Buch port ostreicole

La Teste de Buch port ostreicole

at 14 km (direction west)

The oyster port of La Teste de Buch with its small cabins and mix...

See La Teste de Buch port ostreicole guide


at 14 km (direction north-west)

Andernos-les-Bains is a pleasant seaside town on the Bassin d'Arcachon in SW France....

See Andernos-les-Bains guide
Arcachon Ville d\'Automne

Arcachon Ville d'Automne

at 14 km (direction west)

The Ville d'Automne is the eastern part of Arcachon, around the port area and...

See Arcachon Ville d'Automne guide
Arcachon Zoo

Arcachon Zoo

at 15 km (direction west-south-west)

Arcachon zoo is home to over 800 animals including rhino, elephants and tigers....

See Arcachon Zoo guide
Parc Mauresque

Parc Mauresque

Garden at 15 km (direction west)

The Parc Mauresque is a large parc and garden in the heart of the...

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Seaside resort at 15 km (direction west)

Arcachon is one of our favourite seaside resorts in France and has lots to...

See Arcachon guide
Arcachon Ville d\'Eté

Arcachon Ville d'Eté

at 15 km (direction west)

Arcachon's 'summer town' is a very attractive sea side town next to long sandy...

See Arcachon Ville d'Eté guide
Arcachon town beach

Arcachon town beach

at 16 km (direction west)

The town beach of Arcachon is a long sandy beach with lots of facilities....

See Arcachon town beach guide
Arcachon Pereire beach

Arcachon Pereire beach

at 16 km (direction west)

Arcachon's Pereire beach is a favourite with locals and holiday makers. ...

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Arcachon Ville d\'Hiver

Arcachon Ville d'Hiver

at 16 km (direction west)

Visit the beautiful villas in the Ville d'Hiver of Arcachon....

See Arcachon Ville d'Hiver guide
Le Moulleau

Le Moulleau

Seaside resort at 18 km (direction west)

Le Moulleau is a popular and attractive coastal and beach resort to the west...

See Le Moulleau guide

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Map of places to visit near Biganos


Markets in and near Biganos

  • Audenge: market Tuesday (5km)
  • Gujan-Mestras: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Arcachon: market every day (15km)
  • Andernos-les-Bains: market Tuesday & Friday & (15km)
  • Ares: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Lege-Cap-Ferret: market every day except Thursday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Cestas: market Sunday (25km)
  • Leognan: market Saturday (31km)
  • Biscarrosse: market every day (32km)
  • Gradignan: market Saturday (32km)

More information about Biganos, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Biganos, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Pey-Berland Tower (38km)
  • Cave Pair-non-Pair (57km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Landes de Gascogne (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Grenade (39km)
  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Domaine de Certes (5km)
  • Bassin d'Arcachon (16km)
  • Île aux Oiseaux (Gironde) (18km)
  • Etang de Cazaux et Sanguinet (23km)
  • Etang de Biscarrosse et Parentis (36km)
  • Bec d'Ambès (53km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Bordeaux Pessac (28km)

Geography and distances

Biganos is in the south-west of France at 38 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Biganos is 532 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Biganos

Canton: Audenge

Arrondissement: Bordeaux

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33380

Distance to Biganos

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 532 km

from Calais: 732 km

from Nice: 665 km

from Bordeaux: 38 km

from Strasbourg: 796 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 Biganos from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Audenge, Le Teich and Mios.

This page in French: Visiter Biganos