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Jau-Dignac-et-Loirac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Jau-Dignac-et-Loirac in Gironde

Photo is of Saint-Vivien-de-Medoc at 7 km from Jau-Dignac-et-Loirac

Visit Jau-Dignac-et-Loirac: highlights and tourist information

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Jau-Dignac-et-Loirac is situated in the Gironde department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Vivien-de-Medoc at 7 km and Montalivet at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Jau-Dignac-et-Loirac, 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 Jau-Dignac-et-Loirac in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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



at 7 km (direction west-north-west)

While Saint-Vivien-de-Medoc would not be considered a tourist destination, you might...

See Saint-Vivien-de-Medoc guide


Seaside resort at 10 km (direction west-south-west)

The resort of Montaliver has a 12 kilometre beach, and has been...

See Montalivet guide


at 11 km (direction south-south-east)

A small town in Medoc, at Lesparre-Medoc you can see...

See Lesparre-Medoc guide


Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction north-north-east), in the Charente-Maritime department

Talmont-sur-Gironde is one of the prettiest villages in Charente-Maritime,...

See Talmont guide


at 17 km (direction north-north-east), in the Charente-Maritime department

The beaches and rocky coast attract visitors to Meschers, and...

See Meschers-sur-Gironde guide


Seaside resort at 17 km (direction west-north-west)

Soulac-sur-Mer is a long established beach resort at the north...

See Soulac-sur-Mer guide
Le Verdon-sur-Mer

Le Verdon-sur-Mer

Seaside resort at 18 km (direction north-west)

The small resort of Le Verdon-sur-Mer is quiet but has long...

See Le Verdon-sur-Mer guide


at 20 km (direction south-east)

In this tiny village you can see Vertheuil Abbey and also...

See Vertheuil guide


Seaside resort at 24 km (direction north-north-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

At Royan you will enjoy the beaches and also the promenade...

See Royan guide


Seaside resort at 26 km (direction south-south-west)

As well as its long beach, Hourtin also has the largest lake...

See Hourtin guide


at 28 km (direction south-east)

The small town of Pauillac is best known for...

See Pauillac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction north-north-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

Not far from Royan the centre of Mornac-sur-Seudre is...

See Mornac-sur-Seudre guide


Seaside resort at 37 km (direction south-south-west)

Although small, Carcans-Plage is one of our favourite beach resorts in the...

See Carcans guide


at 37 km (direction east-north-east), in the Charente-Maritime department

Pons is a quiet small town overlooked by a castle...

See Pons guide

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

Map of places to visit near Jau-Dignac-et-Loirac


Markets in and near Jau-Dignac-et-Loirac

  • Meschers-sur-Gironde: market Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Cozes: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Saint Georges de Didonne: market all days exc. Thursday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Saint Georges de Didonne: market Sunday and Monday (22km)
  • Royan: market every day except Monday (25km)
  • Hourtin: market Saturday & Tuesday & Thursday - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Vaux sur Mer: market Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Vaux sur Mer: market Monday (26km)
  • Saujon: market every day except Monday and Friday (30km)
  • Breuillet: market Thursday & Sunday (33km)

More information about Jau-Dignac-et-Loirac, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Jau-Dignac-et-Loirac, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Cave Pair-non-Pair (54km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (46km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (20km)
  • Parc du château Lanessan (37km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pointe de Grave (15km)
  • Forêt de Suzac (20km)
  • Pointe de Suzac (22km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (26km)
  • Forêt de Pons (37km)
  • Pointe de la Coubre (39km)
  • Forêt domaniale de la Coubre (43km)
  • Bec d'Ambès (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de la Palmyre (35km)

Geography and distances

Jau-Dignac-et-Loirac is in the south-west of France at 70 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Jau-Dignac-et-Loirac is 458 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Jau-Dignac-et-Loirac

Canton: Saint-Vivien-de-Médoc

Arrondissement: Lesparre-Médoc

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33590

Distance to Jau-Dignac-et-Loirac

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 70 km

from Paris: 458 km

from Calais: 650 km

from Nice: 678 km

from Bordeaux: 70 km

from Strasbourg: 748 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 Jau-Dignac-et-Loirac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Begadan, Queyrac and Valeyrac.

This page in French: Visiter Jau-Dignac-et-Loirac

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