Gauriac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gauriac in Gironde

Photo is of Margaux at 5 km from Gauriac

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Gauriac is situated in the Gironde department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Gauriac in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Margaux at 5 km and Blaye at 8 km.

Gauriac, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Margaux

Margaux

at 5 km (direction west-south-west)

The village and region here are known worldwide because of the prestigious wines from...

See Margaux guide
Blaye

Blaye

at 8 km (direction north-north-west)

The town of Blaye is well known because of the extensive citadel and fortifications...

See Blaye guide
Pauillac

Pauillac

at 18 km (direction north-west)

The small town of Pauillac is best known for the surrounding wine chateaux such...

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Les Bassins des Lumieres

Les Bassins des Lumieres

at 22 km (direction south-south-east)

The Bassins des Lumierès is the largest digital art installation in the world and...

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Bordeaux-Chartrons

Bordeaux-Chartrons

at 24 km (direction south-south-east)

Chartrons is an attractive quarter of Bordeaux...

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Bordeaux Waterfront

Bordeaux Waterfront

at 25 km (direction south)

The waterfront in Bordeaux is among the highlights of a visit to this lovely...

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Bordeaux

Bordeaux

at 25 km (direction south)

Bordeaux is an unmissable town, one of the most lively and interesting in France...

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Bordeaux Cathedral

Bordeaux Cathedral

Church at 25 km (direction south)

Bordeaux cathedral is a gothic cathedral in the heart of Bordeaux's historic old town....

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Musée des Beaux Arts

Musée des Beaux Arts

Museum at 25 km (direction south)

The Musée des Beaux Arts of Bordeaux has an interesting collection of fine art...

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Musée d\'Aquitaine

Musée d'Aquitaine

Museum at 26 km (direction south)

The musée d'Aquitaine has an interesting collection relating to Bordeaux since prehistoric times....

See Musée d'Aquitaine guide
Vertheuil

Vertheuil

at 27 km (direction north-west)

In this tiny village you can see Vertheuil Abbey and also the ruins of...

See Vertheuil guide
Carcans

Carcans

Seaside resort at 34 km (direction west)

Although small, Carcans-Plage is one of our favourite beach resorts in the Medoc...

See Carcans guide
Libourne

Libourne

at 34 km (direction east-south-east)

Not generally considered as a travel destination, we found the center of Libourne to...

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Lesparre-Medoc

Lesparre-Medoc

at 37 km (direction north-west)

A small town in Medoc, at Lesparre-Medoc you can see the remains of a...

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Markets in and near Gauriac

  • Blaye: market Wednesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Castelnau-de-Medoc: market Sunday (15km)
  • Blanquefort: market Saturday (17km)
  • Ambares-et-Lagrave: market Friday & (18km)
  • Cavignac: market Thursday (18km)
  • Bruges: market Saturday (20km)
  • Bassens: market Sunday (20km)
  • Eysines: market Sunday (20km)
  • Carbon-Blanc: market Thursday (21km)
  • Cenon: market Wednesday (24km)

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Tourist attractions near Gauriac, France

What to do at Gauriac? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Gauriac.

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château Lanessan (11km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (25km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (30km)
  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (42km)
  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (43km)
  • Parc du château de Grenade (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bec d'Ambès (3km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (45km)
  • Domaine de Certes (52km)
  • Île aux Oiseaux (Gironde) (60km)
  • Bassin d'Arcachon (61km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Bordeaux Pessac (30km)
 
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Geography and distances

Gauriac is in the south-west of France at 25 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Gauriac is 478 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Gauriac

Canton: Bourg

Arrondissement: Blaye

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33710

Distance to Gauriac

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 478 km

from Calais: 680 km

from Nice: 644 km

from Bordeaux: 25 km

from Strasbourg: 747 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bayon-sur-Gironde, Berson, Bourg, Cantenac, Comps, Labarde, Lansac, Macau, Margaux, Mombrier, Plassac, Saint-Ciers-de-Canesse, Saint-Seurin-de-Bourg, Saint-Trojan, Samonac, Teuillac and Villeneuve.

This page in French: Visiter Gauriac