Montussan tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montussan in Gironde

Visit Montussan: highlights and tourist information

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Montussan is situated in the Gironde department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 13 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Montussan is 490 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bordeaux-Chartrons at 12 km and Musée d'Aquitaine at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montussan, 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 Montussan 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 Montussan

Markets in and near Montussan

  • Carbon-Blanc: market Thursday (6km)
  • Ambares-et-Lagrave: market Friday & (7km)
  • Bassens: market Sunday (7km)
  • Cenon: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Begles: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Bordeaux: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday all day & Saturday & Monday all day & Friday (13km)
  • Creon: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Bruges: market Saturday (14km)
  • Blanquefort: market Saturday (17km)
  • Eysines: market Sunday (17km)

More information about Montussan, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Montussan, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Vayres (9km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (11km)
  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (21km)
  • Parc du château de Grenade (24km)
  • Parc du château Lanessan (35km)
  • Jardins du château de Malle (37km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bec d'Ambès (23km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Bordeaux Pessac (23km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montussan

Canton: Cenon

Arrondissement: Bordeaux

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33450

Distance to Montussan

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 13 km

from Paris: 490 km

from Calais: 696 km

from Nice: 626 km

from Bordeaux: 13 km

from Strasbourg: 746 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ambares-et-Lagrave, Artigues-Pres-Bordeaux, Beychac-et-Caillau, Camarsac, Izon, Pompignac, Saint-Loubes, Saint-Sulpice-et-Cameyrac, Sainte-Eulalie, Salleboeuf, Tresses and Yvrac.

This page in French: Visiter Montussan