Mazion tourism and travel guide

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Visit Mazion: highlights and tourist information

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Mazion is situated in the Gironde department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 36 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Mazion is 468 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Blaye at 5 km and Pauillac at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Mazion, 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 Mazion in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Mazion

Markets in and near Mazion

  • Blaye: market Wednesday & Saturday (5km)
  • Cavignac: market Thursday (19km)
  • Castelnau-de-Medoc: market Sunday (21km)
  • Montendre: market Thursday (21km)
  • Blanquefort: market Saturday (28km)
  • Ambares-et-Lagrave: market Friday & (28km)
  • Bassens: market Sunday (30km)
  • Bruges: market Saturday (31km)
  • Eysines: market Sunday (31km)
  • Carbon-Blanc: market Thursday (31km)

More information about Mazion, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Mazion, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château Lanessan (11km)
  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (31km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (31km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (38km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bec d'Ambès (14km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (34km)
  • Pointe de Grave (53km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Bordeaux Pessac (41km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Mazion

Canton: Blaye

Arrondissement: Blaye

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33390

Distance to Mazion

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 468 km

from Calais: 669 km

from Nice: 646 km

from Bordeaux: 36 km

from Strasbourg: 740 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anglade, Blaye, Campugnan, Cars, Cartelegue, Eyrans, Fours, Generac, Saint-Androny, Saint-Genes-de-Blaye, Saint-Girons-d'Aiguevives, Saint-Martin-Lacaussade, Saint-Paul and Saint-Seurin-de-Cursac.

This page in French: Visiter Mazion