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Genissac tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Libourne at 6 km from Genissac

Visit Genissac: highlights and tourist information

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

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!

Libourne

Libourne

at 6 km (direction north-north-east)

Not generally considered as a travel destination, we found the...

See Libourne guide
Saint-Emilion

Saint-Emilion

Heritage Site at 9 km (direction east-north-east)

Saint-Emilion is an exceptionally scenic town, and most unusual in being...

See Saint-Emilion guide
Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure

Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure

Abbey at 11 km (direction south-south-west)

The ruins of the Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure contain some...

See Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure guide
Sauveterre-de-Guyenne

Sauveterre-de-Guyenne

at 23 km (direction south-east)

The layout of the town of Sauveterre-de-Guyenne still follows its...

See Sauveterre-de-Guyenne guide
 
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Bordeaux-Chartrons

Bordeaux-Chartrons

at 25 km (direction west)

Chartrons is an attractive quarter of Bordeaux...

See Bordeaux-Chartrons guide
Musée d'Aquitaine

Musée d'Aquitaine

Museum at 25 km (direction west)

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

See Musée d'Aquitaine guide
Montcaret

Montcaret

National Monument at 25 km (direction east), in the Dordogne department

At Montcaret you can visit the archaeological site of a Roman...

See Montcaret guide
Bordeaux Waterfront

Bordeaux Waterfront

at 25 km (direction west)

The waterfront in Bordeaux is among the highlights of...

See Bordeaux Waterfront guide
Bordeaux

Bordeaux

at 26 km (direction west)

Bordeaux is an unmissable town, one of the most lively...

See Bordeaux guide
Musée des Beaux Arts

Musée des Beaux Arts

Museum at 26 km (direction west)

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

See Musée des Beaux Arts guide
Pellegrue

Pellegrue

at 29 km (direction east-south-east)

Pellegrue is a very small village but well worth exploring when...

See Pellegrue guide
Les Jardins de Sardy

Les Jardins de Sardy

Garden at 29 km (direction east), in the Dordogne department

The Jardins de Sardy to the wet of Bergerac are one of...

See Les Jardins de Sardy guide
Eynesse

Eynesse

at 33 km (direction east)

A nice place to stroll down to the banks of the Dordogne...

See Eynesse guide
La Reole

La Reole

at 34 km (direction south-east)

Largely ignored by visitors because of its proximity to Bordeaux we...

See La Reole guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Gironde

Map of places to visit near Genissac

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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

What to do at Genissac? 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)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (51km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (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)
 
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Geography and distances

Genissac is in the south-west of France at 26 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Genissac is 487 kilometres from Paris).

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

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

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