Giscos tourism and travel guide

Photo of Giscos in Gironde

Photo is of Casteljaloux at 22 km from Giscos

Visit Giscos: highlights and tourist information

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Giscos 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 Giscos in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Casteljaloux at 22 km and Saint-Justin at 33 km.

Giscos, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 22 km (direction east), in the Lot-et-Garonne department

Towards the south of Lot-et-Garonne, Casteljloux has a small historic centre and a popula...

See Casteljaloux guide


at 33 km (direction south-south-west), in the Landes department

Saint-Justin is a peaceful bastide town in the Landes department with an authentic medieval...

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Labastide d\'Armagnac

Labastide d'Armagnac

at 34 km (direction south), in the Landes department

Labastide d'Armagnac is a 13th century bastide town that has retained many of its...

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Mauvezin d\'Armagnac

Mauvezin d'Armagnac

at 36 km (direction south), in the Landes department

Mauvezin d'Armagnac is a very small village in the Landes with good examples of...

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La Reole

La Reole

at 37 km (direction north-north-east)

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

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Jardins de Beauchamp

Jardins de Beauchamp

Garden at 37 km (direction north-east), in the Lot-et-Garonne department

The Jardins de Beauchamp is an attractive garden on the edge of Marmande...

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at 37 km (direction north-east), in the Lot-et-Garonne department

The town of Marmande is not usually visited by tourists but if you are...

See Marmande guide


at 39 km (direction east-south-east), in the Lot-et-Garonne department

In the center of Barbaste you can see a 13th century fortified mill and...

See Barbaste guide


at 40 km (direction east-south-east), in the Lot-et-Garonne department

The scenic village of Poudenas has a bridge across the small river and a...

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at 42 km (direction east-south-east), in the Lot-et-Garonne department

The small town of Mezin has a charming central market square with a fortified...

See Mezin guide


at 44 km (direction east-south-east), in the Lot-et-Garonne department

The quiet town of Nerac in the southern Lot-et-Garonne is ideally visited on Saturday,...

See Nerac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 45 km (direction south-east), in the Gers department

Fources, one of the 'most beautiful villages in France' is unusual in being a...

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Villeneuve de Mezin

Villeneuve de Mezin

at 46 km (direction east-south-east), in the Lot-et-Garonne department

This tiny village is just one of several in the northern Gascony region that...

See Villeneuve de Mezin guide


Most Beautiful Village at 47 km (direction south-east), in the Gers department

After exploring the picturesque village at Montreal-du-Gers you can visit the Roman Villa of...

See Montreal-du-Gers guide

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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

What to do at Giscos? 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

Giscos is in the south-west of France at 71 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Giscos is 545 kilometres from Paris).

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

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