Genissac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Genissac: highlights and tourist information

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Genissac is situated in the Gironde department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 26 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Genissac is 487 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Libourne at 6 km and Saint-Emilion at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Genissac, 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 Genissac 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 Genissac

Markets in and near Genissac

  • Branne: market Thursday & Saturday (6km)
  • Creon: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Castillon-la-Bataille: market Monday (17km)
  • Ambares-et-Lagrave: market Friday & (20km)
  • Carbon-Blanc: market Thursday (20km)
  • Bassens: market Sunday (21km)
  • Cenon: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Coutras: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Begles: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Cadillac: market Saturday (25km)

More information about Genissac, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Genissac, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (9km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (21km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vayres (6km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (13km)
  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (23km)
  • Parc du château de Grenade (27km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (29km)
  • Jardins du château de Malle (33km)
  • Parc du château Lanessan (47km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (51km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bec d'Ambès (34km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Bordeaux Pessac (35km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Genissac

Canton: Branne

Arrondissement: Libourne

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33420

Distance to Genissac

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 487 km

from Calais: 695 km

from Nice: 612 km

from Bordeaux: 25 km

from Strasbourg: 737 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arveyres, Baron, Branne, Cadarsac, Grezillac, Lugaignac, Moulon, Nerigean, Saint-Germain-du-Puch, Saint-Quentin-de-Baron, Saint-Sulpice-de-Faleyrens, Tizac-de-Curton and Vayres.

This page in French: Visiter Genissac