Haux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Haux: highlights and tourist information

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Haux is situated in the Gironde department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 20 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Haux is 503 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure at 6 km and Musée d'Aquitaine at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Haux, 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 Haux 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 Haux

Markets in and near Haux

  • Creon: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Cadillac: market Saturday (12km)
  • Begles: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Leognan: market Saturday (18km)
  • Branne: market Thursday & Saturday (18km)
  • Cenon: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Gradignan: market Saturday (19km)
  • Bordeaux: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday all day & Saturday & Monday all day & Friday (20km)
  • Carbon-Blanc: market Thursday (21km)
  • Bassens: market Sunday (22km)

More information about Haux, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Haux, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Landes de Gascogne (49km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (6km)
  • Parc du château de Grenade (11km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (19km)
  • Jardins du château de Malle (20km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (25km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (40km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (49km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (49km)
  • Parc du château Lanessan (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bec d'Ambès (39km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Bordeaux Pessac (27km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Haux

Canton: Créon

Arrondissement: Bordeaux

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33550

Distance to Haux

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 503 km

from Calais: 710 km

from Nice: 619 km

from Bordeaux: 20 km

from Strasbourg: 752 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baurech, Capian, Cardan, Castres-Gironde, Creon, La Sauve, Langoiran, Le Tourne, Lestiac-sur-Garonne, Madirac, Paillet, Portets, Sadirac, Saint-Caprais-de-Bordeaux, Saint-Genes-de-Lombaud, Tabanac and Villenave-de-Rions.

This page in French: Visiter Haux