Escoussans tourism and travel guide

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Visit Escoussans: highlights and tourist information

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Escoussans is situated in the Gironde department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 30 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Escoussans is 505 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure at 10 km and Sauveterre-de-Guyenne at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Escoussans, 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 Escoussans 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 Escoussans

Markets in and near Escoussans

  • Cadillac: market Saturday (7km)
  • Creon: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Langon: market Sunday & Friday (15km)
  • Branne: market Thursday & Saturday (17km)
  • Castillon-la-Bataille: market Monday (26km)
  • Begles: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Leognan: market Saturday (27km)
  • Cenon: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Bazas: market Saturday (28km)
  • Gradignan: market Saturday (29km)

More information about Escoussans, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Escoussans, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Landes de Gascogne (49km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (13km)
  • Jardins du château de Malle (14km)
  • Parc du château de Grenade (17km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (24km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (31km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (35km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (39km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bec d'Ambès (48km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Bordeaux Pessac (36km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Escoussans

Canton: Targon

Arrondissement: Langon

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33760

Distance to Escoussans

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 505 km

from Calais: 714 km

from Nice: 610 km

from Bordeaux: 30 km

from Strasbourg: 749 km

Getting here

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

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arbis, Baigneaux, Beguey, Bellebat, Cadillac, Cantois, Capian, Cardan, Donzac, Ladaux, Laroque, Montignac, Mourens, Omet, Saint-Pierre-de-Bat, Soulignac, Targon and Villenave-de-Rions.

This page in French: Visiter Escoussans