Branne tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Saint-Emilion at 8 km from Branne

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Branne 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 Branne in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Emilion at 8 km and Libourne at 11 km.

Branne, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Saint-Emilion

Saint-Emilion

Heritage Site at 8 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Saint-Emilion guide
Libourne

Libourne

at 11 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Libourne guide
Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure

Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure

Abbey at 12 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure guide
Sauveterre-de-Guyenne

Sauveterre-de-Guyenne

at 17 km (direction south-east)

The layout of the town of Sauveterre-de-Guyenne still follows its original medieval plan almost...

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Montcaret

Montcaret

National Monument at 20 km (direction east), in the Dordogne department

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

See Montcaret guide
Pellegrue

Pellegrue

at 23 km (direction east-south-east)

Pellegrue is a very small village but well worth exploring when you are visiting...

See Pellegrue guide
Les Jardins de Sardy

Les Jardins de Sardy

Garden at 24 km (direction 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
Eynesse

Eynesse

at 27 km (direction east)

A nice place to stroll down to the banks of the Dordogne river -...

See Eynesse guide
La Reole

La Reole

at 29 km (direction south-south-east)

Largely ignored by visitors because of its proximity to Bordeaux we found La Reole...

See La Reole guide
Monsegur

Monsegur

at 29 km (direction east-south-east)

The bastide town of Monsegur, in the Dropt Valley, has a substantial part of...

See Monsegur guide
Les Bassins des Lumieres

Les Bassins des Lumieres

at 30 km (direction west)

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

See Les Bassins des Lumieres guide
Bordeaux-Chartrons

Bordeaux-Chartrons

at 30 km (direction west)

Chartrons is an attractive quarter of Bordeaux...

See Bordeaux-Chartrons guide
Musée d\'Aquitaine

Musée d'Aquitaine

Museum at 31 km (direction west)

The musée d'Aquitaine has an interesting collection relating to Bordeaux since prehistoric times....

See Musée d'Aquitaine guide
Bordeaux Cathedral

Bordeaux Cathedral

Church at 31 km (direction 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 Branne

Market days in Branne: weekly market: Thursday & Saturday;

  • Branne: market Thursday & Saturday (0km)
  • Castillon-la-Bataille: market Monday (11km)
  • Creon: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Coutras: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Cadillac: market Saturday (24km)
  • Carbon-Blanc: market Thursday (26km)
  • Ambares-et-Lagrave: market Friday & (26km)
  • Bassens: market Sunday (27km)
  • Cenon: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Begles: market Wednesday (29km)

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Tourist attractions near Branne, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (7km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (19km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vayres (13km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (19km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (23km)
  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (24km)
  • Parc du château de Grenade (29km)
  • Jardins du château de Malle (31km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (45km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (45km)
  • Parc du château Lanessan (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bec d'Ambès (41km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Bordeaux Pessac (40km)
 
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Geography and distances

Branne is in the south-west of France at 31 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Branne is 487 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Branne

Canton: Branne

Arrondissement: Libourne

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33420

Distance to Branne

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 487 km

from Calais: 697 km

from Nice: 606 km

from Bordeaux: 31 km

from Strasbourg: 734 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 Branne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cabara, Daignac, Dardenac, Genissac, Grezillac, Guillac, Jugazan, Lugaignac, Moulon, Naujan-et-Postiac, Rauzan, Saint-Aubin-de-Branne, Saint-Hippolyte, Saint-Jean-de-Blaignac, Saint-Laurent-Des-Combes, Saint-Pey-d'Armens, Saint-Sulpice-de-Faleyrens, Saint-Vincent-de-Pertignas, Sainte-Terre, Tizac-de-Curton and Vignonet.

This page in French: Visiter Branne