Gornac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gornac in Gironde

Photo is of Sauveterre-de-Guyenne at 8 km from Gornac

Visit Gornac: highlights and tourist information

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Gornac 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 Gornac in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Sauveterre-de-Guyenne at 8 km and La Reole at 14 km.

Gornac, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Sauveterre-de-Guyenne

Sauveterre-de-Guyenne

at 8 km (direction east-north-east)

The layout of the town of Sauveterre-de-Guyenne still follows its original medieval plan almost...

See Sauveterre-de-Guyenne guide
La Reole

La Reole

at 14 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See La Reole guide
Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure

Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure

Abbey at 16 km (direction north-west)

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

See Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure guide
Monsegur

Monsegur

at 21 km (direction east)

The bastide town of Monsegur, in the Dropt Valley, has a substantial part of...

See Monsegur guide
 
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Pellegrue

Pellegrue

at 22 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Pellegrue guide
Saint-Emilion

Saint-Emilion

Heritage Site at 26 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Saint-Emilion guide
Libourne

Libourne

at 28 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Libourne guide
Duras

Duras

at 29 km (direction east), in the Lot-et-Garonne department

Duras is a quiet town that is above all known for the local wine...

See Duras guide
Montcaret

Montcaret

National Monument at 29 km (direction north-east), in the Dordogne department

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

See Montcaret guide
Les Jardins de Sardy

Les Jardins de Sardy

Garden at 32 km (direction north-east), in the Dordogne department

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

See Les Jardins de Sardy guide
Eynesse

Eynesse

at 32 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Eynesse guide
Jardins de Beauchamp

Jardins de Beauchamp

Garden at 33 km (direction east-south-east), in the Lot-et-Garonne department

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

See Jardins de Beauchamp guide
Marmande

Marmande

at 33 km (direction east-south-east), in the Lot-et-Garonne department

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

See Marmande guide
Musée d\'Aquitaine

Musée d'Aquitaine

Museum at 36 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Musée d'Aquitaine guide

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Markets in and near Gornac

  • Cadillac: market Saturday (11km)
  • Langon: market Sunday & Friday (14km)
  • Creon: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Branne: market Thursday & Saturday (19km)
  • Castillon-la-Bataille: market Monday (24km)
  • Bazas: market Saturday (26km)
  • Duras: market Thursday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • Duras: market Saturday & Monday (29km)
  • Grignols: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Begles: market Wednesday (33km)

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Tourist attractions near Gornac, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Landes de Gascogne (52km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Malle (14km)
  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (20km)
  • Parc du château de Grenade (24km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (28km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (32km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (32km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (32km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (35km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bec d'Ambès (54km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Bordeaux Pessac (44km)
 
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Geography and distances

Gornac is in the south-west of France at 37 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Gornac is 504 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Gornac

Canton: Sauveterre-de-Guyenne

Arrondissement: Langon

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33540

Distance to Gornac

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 504 km

from Calais: 715 km

from Nice: 603 km

from Bordeaux: 37 km

from Strasbourg: 746 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 Gornac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arbis, Cantois, Castelviel, Coirac, Daubeze, Ladaux, Martres, Montignac, Mourens, Saint-Brice, Saint-Genis-du-Bois, Saint-Laurent-du-Bois, Saint-Laurent-du-Plan, Saint-Martial, Saint-Pierre-de-Bat, Saint-Sulpice-de-Pommiers, Sainte-Foy-la-Longue and Semens.

This page in French: Visiter Gornac