Madirac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Madirac: highlights and tourist information

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Madirac is situated in the Gironde department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 16 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Madirac is 501 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure at 7 km and Musée d'Aquitaine at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Madirac, 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 Madirac 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 Madirac

Markets in and near Madirac

  • Creon: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Begles: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Cenon: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Leognan: market Saturday (16km)
  • Cadillac: market Saturday (16km)
  • Bordeaux: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday all day & Saturday & Monday all day & Friday (16km)
  • Gradignan: market Saturday (16km)
  • Carbon-Blanc: market Thursday (16km)
  • Bassens: market Sunday (17km)
  • Branne: market Thursday & Saturday (19km)

More information about Madirac, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Madirac, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Landes de Gascogne (50km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (8km)
  • Parc du château de Grenade (12km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (17km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (22km)
  • Jardins du château de Malle (24km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (42km)
  • Parc du château Lanessan (47km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (53km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bec d'Ambès (35km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Bordeaux Pessac (23km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Madirac

Canton: Créon

Arrondissement: Bordeaux

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33670

Distance to Madirac

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 501 km

from Calais: 708 km

from Nice: 623 km

from Bordeaux: 16 km

from Strasbourg: 753 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baurech, Cambes, Capian, Carignan-de-Bordeaux, Cenac, Creon, Cursan, Haux, Isle-Saint-Georges, Le Pout, Le Tourne, Lignan-de-Bordeaux, Loupes, Sadirac, Saint-Caprais-de-Bordeaux, Saint-Genes-de-Lombaud and Tabanac.

This page in French: Visiter Madirac