Mauriac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Mauriac in Gironde

Visit Mauriac: highlights and tourist information

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Mauriac is situated in the Gironde department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 44 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Mauriac is 492 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sauveterre-de-Guyenne at 7 km and Pellegrue at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Mauriac, 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 Mauriac 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 Mauriac

Markets in and near Mauriac

  • Castillon-la-Bataille: market Monday (12km)
  • Branne: market Thursday & Saturday (15km)
  • Duras: market Thursday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Duras: market Saturday & Monday (19km)
  • Creon: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Cadillac: market Saturday (25km)
  • Langon: market Sunday & Friday (28km)
  • Coutras: market Wednesday & Saturday (33km)
  • Montpon-Menesterol: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Eymet: market Thursday (35km)

More information about Mauriac, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Mauriac, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (26km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Sardy (17km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (28km)
  • Jardins du château de Malle (29km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (31km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (31km)
  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (32km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (34km)
  • Parc et potager de Pouthet (35km)
  • Parc du château de Grenade (36km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (49km)
  • Ets Latour-Marliac (60km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bec d'Ambès (56km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Mauriac

Canton: Sauveterre-de-Guyenne

Arrondissement: Langon

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33540

Distance to Mauriac

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 492 km

from Calais: 704 km

from Nice: 593 km

from Bordeaux: 44 km

from Strasbourg: 731 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Blasimon, Bossugan, Caumont, Cazaugitat, Cleyrac, Doulezon, Merignas, Ruch, Saint-Antoine-du-Queyret, Sauveterre-de-Guyenne and Soussac.

This page in French: Visiter Mauriac