Paillet tourism and travel guide

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Visit Paillet: highlights and tourist information

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Paillet is situated in the Gironde department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 24 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Paillet is 508 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure at 10 km and Sauveterre-de-Guyenne at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Paillet, 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 Paillet 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 Paillet

Markets in and near Paillet

  • Cadillac: market Saturday (7km)
  • Creon: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Langon: market Sunday & Friday (17km)
  • Leognan: market Saturday (19km)
  • Begles: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Branne: market Thursday & Saturday (21km)
  • Gradignan: market Saturday (22km)
  • Cenon: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Bordeaux: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday all day & Saturday & Monday all day & Friday (24km)
  • Carbon-Blanc: market Thursday (26km)

More information about Paillet, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Paillet, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Landes de Gascogne (44km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (5km)
  • Parc du château de Grenade (9km)
  • Jardins du château de Malle (14km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (24km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (30km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (42km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (46km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bec d'Ambès (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Bordeaux Pessac (29km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Paillet

Canton: Cadillac

Arrondissement: Bordeaux

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33550

Distance to Paillet

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 508 km

from Calais: 716 km

from Nice: 618 km

from Bordeaux: 24 km

from Strasbourg: 755 km

Getting here

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

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arbanats, Baurech, Beguey, Cadillac, Capian, Cardan, Cerons, Haux, Langoiran, Laroque, Le Tourne, Lestiac-sur-Garonne, Podensac, Portets, Rions, Tabanac, Villenave-de-Rions and Virelade.

This page in French: Visiter Paillet