Bon-Encontre tourism and travel guide

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Visit Bon-Encontre: highlights and tourist information

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Bon-Encontre is situated in the Lot-et-Garonne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 3 kilometres from Agen, the department capital (general information: Bon-Encontre is 535 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Agen at 3 km and Sainte-Colombe-en-Bruilhois at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bon-Encontre, 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 Bon-Encontre in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Lot-et-Garonne

Map of places to visit near Bon-Encontre

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)

More information about Bon-Encontre, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Bon-Encontre, France

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)
 
 

Geography and distances

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

Bon-Encontre is in the south-west of France. 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