Castillon-la-Bataille tourism and travel guide

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Visit Castillon-la-Bataille: highlights and tourist information

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Castillon-la-Bataille is situated in the Gironde department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 42 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Castillon-la-Bataille is 481 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montcaret at 9 km and Saint-Emilion at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Castillon-la-Bataille, 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 Castillon-la-Bataille 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 Castillon-la-Bataille

Markets in and near Castillon-la-Bataille

Market days in Castillon-la-Bataille: weekly market: Monday;

  • Castillon-la-Bataille: market Monday (0km)
  • Branne: market Thursday & Saturday (11km)
  • Coutras: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Montpon-Menesterol: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Creon: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Duras: market Thursday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Duras: market Saturday & Monday (27km)
  • Cadillac: market Saturday (32km)
  • Ambares-et-Lagrave: market Friday & (36km)
  • Carbon-Blanc: market Thursday (37km)

More information about Castillon-la-Bataille, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Castillon-la-Bataille, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (10km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (14km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Sardy (12km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (22km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (26km)
  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (35km)
  • Jardins du château de Malle (38km)
  • Parc du château de Grenade (40km)
  • Parc et potager de Pouthet (41km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (42km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (42km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bec d'Ambès (49km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Castillon-la-Bataille

Canton: Castillon-la-Bataille

Arrondissement: Libourne

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 33350

Distance to Castillon-la-Bataille

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 481 km

from Calais: 692 km

from Nice: 596 km

from Bordeaux: 42 km

from Strasbourg: 724 km

Getting here

Castillon-la-Bataille 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 Castillon-la-Bataille from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Belves-de-Castillon, Civrac-sur-Dordogne, Gardegan-et-Tourtirac, Lamothe-Montravel, Mouliets-et-Villemartin, Pujols, Saint-Etienne-de-Lisse, Saint-Genes-de-Castillon, Saint-Hippolyte, Saint-Magne-de-Castillon, Saint-Michel-de-Montaigne, Saint-Pey-d'Armens, Saint-Pey-de-Castets, Sainte-Colombe, Sainte-Florence, Sainte-Radegonde and Sainte-Terre.

This page in French: Visiter Castillon-la-Bataille