Le Tourne tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Tourne: highlights and tourist information

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Le Tourne 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: Le Tourne is 506 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure at 9 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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Le Tourne, 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 Le Tourne 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 Le Tourne

Markets in and near Le Tourne

  • Creon: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Cadillac: market Saturday (10km)
  • Leognan: market Saturday (16km)
  • Begles: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Gradignan: market Saturday (18km)
  • Cenon: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Bordeaux: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday all day & Saturday & Monday all day & Friday (20km)
  • Langon: market Sunday & Friday (21km)
  • Branne: market Thursday & Saturday (21km)
  • Carbon-Blanc: market Thursday (22km)

More information about Le Tourne, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Le Tourne, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Landes de Gascogne (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (3km)
  • Parc du château de Grenade (8km)
  • Jardins du château de Malle (18km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (22km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (28km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (43km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (50km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (50km)
  • Parc du château Lanessan (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bec d'Ambès (40km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Bordeaux Pessac (26km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Tourne

Canton: Créon

Arrondissement: Bordeaux

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33550

Distance to Le Tourne

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 506 km

from Calais: 714 km

from Nice: 621 km

from Bordeaux: 20 km

from Strasbourg: 756 km

Getting here

Le Tourne 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 Le Tourne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arbanats, Ayguemorte-les-Graves, Baurech, Beautiran, Cambes, Capian, Cardan, Castres-Gironde, Haux, Isle-Saint-Georges, Langoiran, Lestiac-sur-Garonne, Madirac, Paillet, Portets, Rions, Saint-Caprais-de-Bordeaux, Saint-Genes-de-Lombaud, Tabanac, Villenave-de-Rions and Virelade.

This page in French: Visiter Le Tourne