Fontet tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fontet: highlights and tourist information

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Fontet is situated in the Gironde department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 54 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Fontet is 511 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Reole at 4 km and Monsegur at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fontet, 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 Fontet 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 Fontet

Markets in and near Fontet

  • Langon: market Sunday & Friday (18km)
  • Grignols: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Bazas: market Saturday (21km)
  • Duras: market Thursday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Duras: market Saturday & Monday (21km)
  • Cadillac: market Saturday (24km)
  • Casteljaloux: market Tuesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Miramont-de-Guyenne: market Friday - seasonal market only (31km)
  • Miramont-de-Guyenne: market Monday (31km)
  • Tonneins: market Wednesday & Saturday (32km)

More information about Fontet, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Fontet, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (16km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (16km)
  • Jardins du château de Malle (21km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (35km)
  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (35km)
  • Parc et potager de Pouthet (36km)
  • Parc du château de Grenade (38km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (44km)
  • Ets Latour-Marliac (48km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fontet

Canton: Réole

Arrondissement: Langon

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 33190

Distance to Fontet

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 54 km

from Paris: 511 km

from Calais: 724 km

from Nice: 590 km

from Bordeaux: 53 km

from Strasbourg: 743 km

Getting here

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

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bassanne, Blaignac, Bourdelles, Floudes, Fosses-et-Baleyssac, Gironde-sur-Dropt, Hure, La Reole, Les Esseintes, Loupiac-de-la-Reole, Meilhan-sur-Garonne, Mongauzy, Montagoudin, Morizes, Noaillac, Pondaurat, Puybarban and Saint-Seve.

This page in French: Visiter Fontet