Masseilles tourism and travel guide

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Visit Masseilles: highlights and tourist information

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Masseilles is situated in the Gironde department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 63 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Masseilles is 528 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Casteljaloux at 16 km and Marmande at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Masseilles, 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 Masseilles 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 Masseilles

Markets in and near Masseilles

  • Grignols: market Wednesday (2km)
  • Bazas: market Saturday (13km)
  • Casteljaloux: market Tuesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Langon: market Sunday & Friday (23km)
  • Tonneins: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Cadillac: market Saturday (33km)
  • Aiguillon: market Tuesday & Friday (33km)
  • Duras: market Thursday - seasonal market only (36km)
  • Duras: market Saturday & Monday (36km)
  • Lavardac: market Wednesday (38km)

More information about Masseilles, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Masseilles, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (21km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (21km)
  • Jardins du château de Malle (26km)
  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (44km)
  • Parc du château de Grenade (45km)
  • Parc et potager de Pouthet (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Masseilles

Canton: Grignols

Arrondissement: Langon

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33690

Distance to Masseilles

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 63 km

from Paris: 528 km

from Calais: 741 km

from Nice: 590 km

from Bordeaux: 63 km

from Strasbourg: 756 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Antagnac, Cauvignac, Cours-les-Bains, Grignols, Labescau, Lavazan, Marions, Romestaing, Sendets, Sigalens and Sillas.

This page in French: Visiter Masseilles