La Brede tourism and travel guide

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Visit La Brede: highlights and tourist information

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La Brede is situated in the Gironde department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 18 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: La Brede is 513 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Musée d'Aquitaine at 18 km and Musée des Beaux Arts at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Brede, 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 La Brede in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near La Brede

Markets in and near La Brede

  • Leognan: market Saturday (8km)
  • Gradignan: market Saturday (12km)
  • Cestas: market Sunday (14km)
  • Begles: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Cadillac: market Saturday (18km)
  • Creon: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Bordeaux: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday all day & Saturday & Monday all day & Friday (18km)
  • Cenon: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Carbon-Blanc: market Thursday (24km)
  • Bruges: market Saturday (24km)

More information about La Brede, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near La Brede, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Cadillac Chateau (17km)
  • Pey-Berland Tower (18km)
  • Sauve-Majeure Abbey (20km)
  • Cave Pair-non-Pair (40km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Landes de Gascogne (38km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Grenade (4km)
  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (8km)
  • Jardins du château de Malle (22km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (30km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (34km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Domaine de Certes (38km)
  • Bec d'Ambès (41km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Bordeaux Pessac (19km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Brede

Canton: Brède

Arrondissement: Bordeaux

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33650

Distance to La Brede

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 513 km

from Calais: 719 km

from Nice: 631 km

from Bordeaux: 18 km

from Strasbourg: 766 km

Getting here

La Brede 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 La Brede from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ayguemorte-les-Graves, Cambes, Isle-Saint-Georges, Leognan, Martillac, Saint-Medard-d'Eyrans, Saint-Morillon, Saint-Selve and Saucats.

This page in French: Visiter La Brede