Giscos tourism and travel guide

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Visit Giscos: highlights and tourist information

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Giscos is situated in the Gironde department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 71 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Giscos is 545 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Casteljaloux at 22 km and Saint-Justin at 33 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Giscos, 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 Giscos in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Giscos

Markets in and near Giscos

  • Grignols: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Bazas: market Saturday (18km)
  • Casteljaloux: market Tuesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Roquefort: market Saturday (28km)
  • Langon: market Sunday & Friday (32km)
  • Lavardac: market Wednesday (39km)
  • Tonneins: market Wednesday & Saturday (40km)
  • Aiguillon: market Tuesday & Friday (41km)
  • Mezin: market Sunday (42km)
  • Cadillac: market Saturday (42km)

More information about Giscos, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Giscos, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Bazas cathédrale St Jean Baptist (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (18km)
  • Beaumont sur l'Osee pont d'Artigues (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (54km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Cadillac Chateau (42km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Landes de Gascogne (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Malle (34km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (38km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (38km)
  • Parc du château de Grenade (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: Giscos

Canton: Captieux

Arrondissement: Langon

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33840

Distance to Giscos

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 71 km

from Paris: 545 km

from Calais: 758 km

from Nice: 599 km

from Bordeaux: 70 km

from Strasbourg: 773 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Escaudes, Goualade, Maillas and Saint-Michel-de-Castelnau.

This page in French: Visiter Giscos