Laroque tourism and travel guide

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Visit Laroque: highlights and tourist information

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Laroque is situated in the Gironde department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 30 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Laroque is 508 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure at 12 km and Sauveterre-de-Guyenne at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Laroque, 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 Laroque 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 Laroque

Markets in and near Laroque

  • Cadillac: market Saturday (2km)
  • Langon: market Sunday & Friday (12km)
  • Creon: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Branne: market Thursday & Saturday (21km)
  • Leognan: market Saturday (25km)
  • Begles: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Bazas: market Saturday (26km)
  • Gradignan: market Saturday (27km)
  • Cenon: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Bordeaux: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday all day & Saturday & Monday all day & Friday (30km)

More information about Laroque, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Laroque, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Landes de Gascogne (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Malle (10km)
  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (11km)
  • Parc du château de Grenade (14km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (27km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (33km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (39km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (40km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (40km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bec d'Ambès (49km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Bordeaux Pessac (35km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Laroque

Canton: Cadillac

Arrondissement: Bordeaux

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33410

Distance to Laroque

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 508 km

from Calais: 718 km

from Nice: 613 km

from Bordeaux: 29 km

from Strasbourg: 753 km

Getting here

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

We have 23 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arbis, Barsac, Beguey, Cadillac, Cantois, Capian, Cardan, Cerons, Donzac, Escoussans, Gabarnac, Ladaux, Lestiac-sur-Garonne, Loupiac, Monprimblanc, Omet, Paillet, Podensac, Rions, Saint-Pierre-de-Bat, Semens, Soulignac and Villenave-de-Rions.

This page in French: Visiter Laroque