Ruch tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ruch in Gironde

Visit Ruch: highlights and tourist information

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Ruch is situated in the Gironde department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 43 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Ruch is 489 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sauveterre-de-Guyenne at 10 km and Pellegrue at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ruch, 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 Ruch 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 Ruch

Markets in and near Ruch

  • Castillon-la-Bataille: market Monday (9km)
  • Branne: market Thursday & Saturday (13km)
  • Duras: market Thursday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Duras: market Saturday & Monday (21km)
  • Creon: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Cadillac: market Saturday (26km)
  • Coutras: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Langon: market Sunday & Friday (30km)
  • Montpon-Menesterol: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Eymet: market Thursday (37km)

More information about Ruch, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Ruch, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (23km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Sardy (15km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (25km)
  • Jardins du château de Malle (31km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (31km)
  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (32km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (34km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (34km)
  • Parc du château de Grenade (36km)
  • Parc et potager de Pouthet (37km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (47km)
  • Ets Latour-Marliac (63km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bec d'Ambès (53km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ruch

Canton: Sauveterre-de-Guyenne

Arrondissement: Langon

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33350

Distance to Ruch

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 489 km

from Calais: 701 km

from Nice: 594 km

from Bordeaux: 43 km

from Strasbourg: 729 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Blasimon, Bossugan, Doulezon, Mauriac, Merignas, Pujols, Saint-Antoine-du-Queyret, Saint-Pey-de-Castets, Saint-Vincent-de-Pertignas, Sainte-Florence, Sainte-Radegonde, Sainte-Terre and Soussac.

This page in French: Visiter Ruch