Izon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Izon in Gironde

Visit Izon: highlights and tourist information

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Izon 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: Izon is 484 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Libourne at 9 km and Saint-Emilion at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Izon, 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 Izon 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 Izon

Markets in and near Izon

  • Ambares-et-Lagrave: market Friday & (10km)
  • Carbon-Blanc: market Thursday (12km)
  • Bassens: market Sunday (13km)
  • Cenon: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Creon: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Branne: market Thursday & Saturday (17km)
  • Bordeaux: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday all day & Saturday & Monday all day & Friday (20km)
  • Begles: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Bruges: market Saturday (20km)
  • Cavignac: market Thursday (20km)

More information about Izon, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Izon, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (24km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vayres (4km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (5km)
  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (25km)
  • Parc du château de Grenade (29km)
  • Parc du château Lanessan (36km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (37km)
  • Jardins du château de Malle (40km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bec d'Ambès (24km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Bordeaux Pessac (30km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Izon

Canton: Libourne

Arrondissement: Libourne

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33450

Distance to Izon

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 484 km

from Calais: 690 km

from Nice: 622 km

from Bordeaux: 19 km

from Strasbourg: 739 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arveyres, Asques, Beychac-et-Caillau, Cadillac-en-Fronsadais, La Riviere, Montussan, Saint-Aignan, Saint-Germain-de-la-Riviere, Saint-Loubes, Saint-Michel-de-Fronsac, Saint-Romain-la-Virvee, Saint-Sulpice-et-Cameyrac, Vayres and Villegouge.

This page in French: Visiter Izon