Cavignac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Cavignac: highlights and tourist information

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Cavignac is situated in the Gironde department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 33 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Cavignac is 466 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Blaye at 22 km and Margaux at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cavignac, 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 Cavignac 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 Cavignac

Markets in and near Cavignac

Market days in Cavignac: weekly market: Thursday;

  • Cavignac: market Thursday (0km)
  • Montendre: market Thursday (21km)
  • Ambares-et-Lagrave: market Friday & (21km)
  • Coutras: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Blaye: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Bassens: market Sunday (24km)
  • Carbon-Blanc: market Thursday (25km)
  • Blanquefort: market Saturday (28km)
  • Cenon: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Bruges: market Saturday (29km)

More information about Cavignac, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Cavignac, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (29km)
  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (29km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (16km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (23km)
  • Parc du château Lanessan (27km)
  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (44km)
  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (45km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bec d'Ambès (18km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Bordeaux Pessac (41km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cavignac

Canton: Saint-Savin

Arrondissement: Blaye

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33620

Distance to Cavignac

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 466 km

from Calais: 671 km

from Nice: 628 km

from Bordeaux: 33 km

from Strasbourg: 730 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cezac, Civrac-de-Blaye, Cubnezais, Laruscade, Marcenais, Marsas, Saint-Mariens, Saint-Savin and Saint-Yzan-de-Soudiac.

This page in French: Visiter Cavignac