Carbon-Blanc tourism and travel guide

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Visit Carbon-Blanc: highlights and tourist information

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Carbon-Blanc is situated in the Gironde department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 9 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Carbon-Blanc is 491 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bordeaux-Chartrons at 7 km and Bordeaux Waterfront at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Carbon-Blanc, 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 Carbon-Blanc 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 Carbon-Blanc

Markets in and near Carbon-Blanc

Market days in Carbon-Blanc: weekly market: Thursday;

  • Carbon-Blanc: market Thursday (0km)
  • Bassens: market Sunday (1km)
  • Ambares-et-Lagrave: market Friday & (4km)
  • Cenon: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Bruges: market Saturday (8km)
  • Bordeaux: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday all day & Saturday & Monday all day & Friday (9km)
  • Begles: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Blanquefort: market Saturday (10km)
  • Eysines: market Sunday (11km)
  • Gradignan: market Saturday (16km)

More information about Carbon-Blanc, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Carbon-Blanc, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (15km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (15km)
  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (23km)
  • Parc du château de Grenade (25km)
  • Parc du château Lanessan (30km)
  • Jardins du château de Malle (40km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bec d'Ambès (18km)
  • Domaine de Certes (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Bordeaux Pessac (18km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Carbon-Blanc

Canton: Carbon-Blanc

Arrondissement: Bordeaux

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33560

Distance to Carbon-Blanc

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 9 km

from Paris: 491 km

from Calais: 696 km

from Nice: 633 km

from Bordeaux: 8 km

from Strasbourg: 750 km

Getting here

Carbon-Blanc 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 Carbon-Blanc from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ambares-et-Lagrave, Artigues-Pres-Bordeaux, Bassens, Cenon, Lormont, Pompignac, Saint-Louis-de-Montferrand, Sainte-Eulalie, Tresses and Yvrac.

This page in French: Visiter Carbon-Blanc