Lege-Cap-Ferret tourism and travel guide

Photo of Lege-Cap-Ferret in Gironde

Visit Lege-Cap-Ferret: highlights and tourist information

Travel Guide  To Visit  Attractions 

France This Way comment: At the south-west of the Medoc peninsula, Cap Ferret is quite an upmarket resort with several places of interest nearby

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Lege-Cap-Ferret. For detailed visitor information see the Lege-Cap-Ferret travel guide.

Lege-Cap-Ferret is situated in the Gironde department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 45 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Lege-Cap-Ferret is 524 kilometres from Paris).

Attractions in Lege-Cap-Ferret

Canon and l'Herbe are very pretty traditional oyster fishing villages on the Bassin d'Arcachon: Le Canon and l'Herbe

Popular places to visit nearby include Andernos-les-Bains at 7 km and Le Canon and l'Herbe at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lege-Cap-Ferret, 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 Lege-Cap-Ferret 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 Lege-Cap-Ferret

Markets in and near Lege-Cap-Ferret

Market days in Lege-Cap-Ferret: seasonal market: every day except Thursday;

  • Lege-Cap-Ferret: market every day except Thursday - seasonal market only (0km)
  • Ares: market Tuesday (3km)
  • Andernos-les-Bains: market Tuesday & Friday & (7km)
  • Arcachon: market every day (15km)
  • Audenge: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Gujan-Mestras: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Lacanau: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Carcans: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (33km)
  • Cestas: market Sunday (37km)
  • Castelnau-de-Medoc: market Sunday (38km)

More information about Lege-Cap-Ferret, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Lege-Cap-Ferret, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Pey-Berland Tower (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château Lanessan (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Île aux Oiseaux (Gironde) (11km)
  • Bassin d'Arcachon (12km)
  • Domaine de Certes (16km)
  • Etang de Cazaux et Sanguinet (34km)
  • Bec d'Ambès (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Bordeaux Pessac (36km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lege-Cap-Ferret

Canton: Audenge

Arrondissement: Bordeaux

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 33950

Distance to Lege-Cap-Ferret

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 524 km

from Calais: 720 km

from Nice: 681 km

from Bordeaux: 45 km

from Strasbourg: 798 km

Getting here

Lege-Cap-Ferret 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 Lege-Cap-Ferret from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Lege-Cap-Ferret): Andernos-les-Bains and Ares.

This page in French: Visitez Lege-Cap-Ferret