Castella tourism and travel guide

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Visit Castella: highlights and tourist information

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Castella 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 13 kilometres from Agen, the department capital (general information: Castella is 521 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Laroque-Timbaut at 7 km and Pujols at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Castella, 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 Castella 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 Castella

Markets in and near Castella

  • Pujols: market Sunday (8km)
  • Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot: market Friday (12km)
  • Agen: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (13km)
  • Saint-Sylvestre-sur-Lot: market Saturday (13km)
  • Bon-Encontre: market Sunday (14km)
  • Castelmoron-sur-Lot: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Layrac: market Friday (20km)
  • Cancon: market Monday (25km)
  • Monflanquin: market Thursday (25km)
  • Montaigu-de-Quercy: market Saturday (27km)

More information about Castella, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Castella, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Gramont Chateau (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Notre Dame (Frespech) (11km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Livrade (Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot) (12km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Layrac) (20km)
  • Prieuré de Sainte Marie (Moirax) (20km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Maurin (Saint-Maurin) (20km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lacour) (21km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie (Aubiac) (21km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Ets Latour-Marliac (15km)
  • Jardin du Pèlerin (37km)
  • Jardin et arboretum de Coursiana (40km)
  • Parc et potager de Pouthet (45km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (47km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (47km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (62km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Fontirou (0km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Aquitaine (22km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Blaziert (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Castella

Canton: Laroque-Timbaut

Arrondissement: Agen

Department: Lot-et-Garonne

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 47340

Distance to Castella

from Agen (prefecture): 13 km

from Paris: 521 km

from Calais: 743 km

from Nice: 531 km

from Bordeaux: 116 km

from Strasbourg: 719 km

Getting here

Castella 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 Castella from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Croix-Blanche, Monbalen, Saint-Antoine-de-Ficalba, Sainte-Colombe-de-Villeneuve and Sembas.

This page in French: Visiter Castella