Carignan-de-Bordeaux tourism and travel guide

Photo of Carignan-de-Bordeaux in Gironde

Photo is of Musée d'Aquitaine at 8 km from Carignan-de-Bordeaux

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Carignan-de-Bordeaux 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 Carignan-de-Bordeaux in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Musée d'Aquitaine at 8 km and Bordeaux Cathedral at 8 km.

Carignan-de-Bordeaux, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Musée d'Aquitaine

Musée d'Aquitaine

Museum at 8 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Musée d'Aquitaine guide
Bordeaux Cathedral

Bordeaux Cathedral

Church at 8 km (direction west-north-west)

Bordeaux cathedral is a gothic cathedral in the heart of Bordeaux's historic...

See Bordeaux Cathedral guide


at 8 km (direction west-north-west)

Chartrons is an attractive quarter of Bordeaux...

See Bordeaux-Chartrons guide
Bordeaux Waterfront

Bordeaux Waterfront

at 8 km (direction west-north-west)

The waterfront in Bordeaux is among the highlights of a visit to...

See Bordeaux Waterfront guide


at 9 km (direction west-north-west)

Bordeaux is an unmissable town, one of the most lively and interesting...

See Bordeaux guide
Musée des Beaux Arts

Musée des Beaux Arts

Museum at 9 km (direction west-north-west)

The Musée des Beaux Arts of Bordeaux has an interesting collection of...

See Musée des Beaux Arts guide
Les Bassins des Lumieres

Les Bassins des Lumieres

at 9 km (direction north-west)

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

See Les Bassins des Lumieres guide
Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure

Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure

Abbey at 14 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure guide


at 22 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Libourne guide


Heritage Site at 27 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Saint-Emilion guide


at 30 km (direction north-west)

The village and region here are known worldwide because of the prestigious...

See Margaux guide


at 34 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Sauveterre-de-Guyenne guide


at 38 km (direction north-north-west)

The town of Blaye is well known because of the extensive citadel...

See Blaye guide
La Reole

La Reole

at 42 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See La Reole guide

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Markets in and near Carignan-de-Bordeaux

  • Begles: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Cenon: market Wednesday (7km)
  • Bordeaux: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday all day & Saturday & Monday all day & Friday (9km)
  • Carbon-Blanc: market Thursday (9km)
  • Bassens: market Sunday (10km)
  • Creon: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Gradignan: market Saturday (11km)
  • Leognan: market Saturday (13km)
  • Ambares-et-Lagrave: market Friday & (13km)
  • Bruges: market Saturday (13km)

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Tourist attractions near Carignan-de-Bordeaux, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (13km)
  • Parc du château de Grenade (16km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (16km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (20km)
  • Jardins du château de Malle (31km)
  • Parc du château Lanessan (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bec d'Ambès (28km)
  • Domaine de Certes (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Bordeaux Pessac (17km)

Geography and distances

Carignan-de-Bordeaux is in the south-west of France at 9 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Carignan-de-Bordeaux is 498 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Carignan-de-Bordeaux

Canton: Créon

Arrondissement: Bordeaux

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33360

Distance to Carignan-de-Bordeaux

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 9 km

from Paris: 498 km

from Calais: 704 km

from Nice: 629 km

from Bordeaux: 8 km

from Strasbourg: 754 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 Carignan-de-Bordeaux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Artigues-Pres-Bordeaux, Begles, Bonnetan, Bouliac, Camblanes-et-Meynac, Cenac, Cenon, Fargues-Saint-Hilaire, Floirac, Latresne, Lignan-de-Bordeaux, Madirac, Pompignac, Quinsac, Sadirac and Tresses.

This page in French: Visiter Carignan-de-Bordeaux