Pessac-sur-Dordogne tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pessac-sur-Dordogne: highlights and tourist information

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Pessac-sur-Dordogne is situated in the Gironde department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 52 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Pessac-sur-Dordogne is 481 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montcaret at 4 km and Les Jardins de Sardy at 5 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pessac-sur-Dordogne, 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 Pessac-sur-Dordogne 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 Pessac-sur-Dordogne

Markets in and near Pessac-sur-Dordogne

  • Castillon-la-Bataille: market Monday (10km)
  • Duras: market Thursday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • Duras: market Saturday & Monday (18km)
  • Branne: market Thursday & Saturday (21km)
  • Montpon-Menesterol: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Coutras: market Wednesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Eymet: market Thursday (30km)
  • Bergerac: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (32km)
  • Mussidan: market Saturday (32km)
  • Miramont-de-Guyenne: market Friday - seasonal market only (33km)

More information about Pessac-sur-Dordogne, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Pessac-sur-Dordogne, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (21km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Sardy (5km)
  • Parc et potager de Pouthet (30km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (32km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (35km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (35km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (36km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (36km)
  • Jardins du château de Malle (41km)
  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (43km)
  • Parc du château de Grenade (47km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pessac-sur-Dordogne

Canton: Pujols

Arrondissement: Libourne

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33890

Distance to Pessac-sur-Dordogne

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 481 km

from Calais: 694 km

from Nice: 586 km

from Bordeaux: 52 km

from Strasbourg: 719 km

Getting here

Pessac-sur-Dordogne 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 Pessac-sur-Dordogne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Caplong, Coubeyrac, Eynesse, Flaujagues, Gensac, Juillac, Lamothe-Montravel, Massugas, Montcaret, Nastringues, Saint-Antoine-de-Breuilh, Saint-Avit-de-Soulege, Saint-Michel-de-Montaigne, Saint-Quentin-de-Caplong, Saint-Seurin-de-Prats, Sainte-Radegonde and Velines.

This page in French: Visiter Pessac-sur-Dordogne