Bon-Encontre tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bon-Encontre in Lot-et-Garonne

Photo is of Agen at 3 km from Bon-Encontre

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Bon-Encontre is situated in the Lot-et-Garonne 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 Bon-Encontre in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Agen at 3 km and Sainte-Colombe-en-Bruilhois at 11 km.

Bon-Encontre, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Agen

Agen

at 3 km (direction west-north-west)

The principal town in Lot-et-Garonne, Agen is pleasant to explore if not a 'tourist...

See Agen guide
Sainte-Colombe-en-Bruilhois

Sainte-Colombe-en-Bruilhois

at 11 km (direction west)

Sainte-Colombe-en-Bruilhois is a fortified village with a church on a hilltop west of Agen...

See Sainte-Colombe-en-Bruilhois guide
Caudecoste

Caudecoste

at 11 km (direction south-east)

Caudecoste is just one of the scenic villages along the border between Lot-et-Garonne and...

See Caudecoste guide
Puymirol

Puymirol

at 12 km (direction east)

Not far from Agen, the small town of Puymirol has a good number of...

See Puymirol guide
 
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Laroque-Timbaut

Laroque-Timbaut

at 14 km (direction north-east)

Laroque-Timbaut is one of our favourite tiny villags in the heart of the Lot-et-Garonne...

See Laroque-Timbaut guide
Dunes

Dunes

at 15 km (direction south-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

Not well known as a tourist destination, we found Dunes to be very characterful...

See Dunes guide
Donzac

Donzac

at 16 km (direction east-south-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

The red-brick architecture and unusual church tower add to the charm of the little...

See Donzac guide
Frespech

Frespech

at 19 km (direction north-east)

Frespech is another in the cluster of picturesque villages typical of this region...

See Frespech guide
Beauville

Beauville

at 21 km (direction east-north-east)

Beauville is one of several very small but pretty villages in the heart of...

See Beauville guide
Valence-d\'Agen

Valence-d'Agen

at 21 km (direction east-south-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

Valence d'Agen has no important monuments but is an enjoyable unspoiled small town to...

See Valence-d'Agen guide
Montjoi

Montjoi

at 22 km (direction east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

Monjoi is a very unspoiled small village that preserves a great deal of interesting...

See Montjoi guide
Pujols

Pujols

Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction east)

The small village of Pujols manages to squeeze a great deal of character, interesting...

See Pujols guide
Saint-Antoine

Saint-Antoine

at 23 km (direction south-east), in the Gers department

The most unique charateristic in the pretty village of Saint-Antoine are the painted walls...

See Saint-Antoine guide
Latour-Marliac waterlily garden

Latour-Marliac waterlily garden

Garden at 23 km (direction north-north-west)

The Latour-Marliac waterlily garden has a stunning collection of waterlilies and a garden and...

See Latour-Marliac waterlily garden guide

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Markets in and near Bon-Encontre

Market days in Bon-Encontre: weekly market: Sunday;

  • Bon-Encontre: market Sunday (0km)
  • Agen: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (2km)
  • Layrac: market Friday (7km)
  • Astaffort: market Monday (14km)
  • Valence, Castelsarrasin: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Pujols: market Sunday (22km)
  • Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot: market Friday (24km)
  • Nerac: market Saturday (26km)
  • Saint-Sylvestre-sur-Lot: market Saturday (26km)
  • Castelmoron-sur-Lot: market Wednesday (26km)

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Tourist attractions near Bon-Encontre, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Gramont Chateau (30km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Layrac) (6km)
  • Prieuré de Sainte Marie (Moirax) (6km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie (Aubiac) (9km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Frespech) (19km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Maurin (Saint-Maurin) (19km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Livrade (Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot) (24km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lacour) (26km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Ets Latour-Marliac (23km)
  • Jardin et arboretum de Coursiana (26km)
  • Jardin du Pèlerin (40km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (53km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Fontirou (14km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Aquitaine (9km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Blaziert (32km)
 
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Geography and distances

Bon-Encontre is in the south-west of France at 3 kilometres from Agen, the department capital (general information: Bon-Encontre is 535 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bon-Encontre

Canton: Agen-Sud-Est

Arrondissement: Agen

Department: Lot-et-Garonne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 47240

Distance to Bon-Encontre

from Agen (prefecture): 3 km

from Paris: 535 km

from Calais: 757 km

from Nice: 533 km

from Bordeaux: 121 km

from Strasbourg: 731 km

Getting here

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 Bon-Encontre from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Agen, Boe, Castelculier, Foulayronnes, Lafox, Le Passage, Moirax, Pont-du-Casse and Sauveterre-Saint-Denis.

This page in French: Visiter Bon-Encontre