Porcheres tourism and travel guide

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Visit Porcheres: highlights and tourist information

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Porcheres is situated in the Gironde department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 51 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Porcheres is 461 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montcaret at 19 km and Saint-Emilion at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Porcheres, 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 Porcheres 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 Porcheres

Markets in and near Porcheres

  • Coutras: market Wednesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Montpon-Menesterol: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Castillon-la-Bataille: market Monday (20km)
  • Chalais: market Monday (27km)
  • Branne: market Thursday & Saturday (27km)
  • Mussidan: market Saturday (28km)
  • Cavignac: market Thursday (32km)
  • Riberac: market Tuesday & Friday (36km)
  • Creon: market Wednesday (40km)
  • Ambares-et-Lagrave: market Friday & (41km)

More information about Porcheres, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Porcheres, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (8km)
  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (20km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Sardy (21km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (29km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (29km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (35km)
  • Parc et potager de Pouthet (51km)
  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (51km)
  • Parc du château de Grenade (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Porcheres

Canton: Coutras

Arrondissement: Libourne

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33660

Distance to Porcheres

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 51 km

from Paris: 461 km

from Calais: 672 km

from Nice: 595 km

from Bordeaux: 51 km

from Strasbourg: 709 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Camps-sur-l'Isle, Gours, Le Fieu, Le Pizou, Moulin-Neuf, Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps, Puynormand, Saint-Antoine-sur-l'Isle, Saint-Christophe-de-Double, Saint-Medard-de-Guizieres, Saint-Sauveur-de-Puynormand and Saint-Seurin-sur-l'Isle.

This page in French: Visiter Porcheres