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Saint-Estephe tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Estephe in Gironde

Photo is of Vertheuil at 5 km from Saint-Estephe

Visit Saint-Estephe: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Estephe is situated in the Gironde department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Vertheuil at 5 km and Pauillac at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Estephe, 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 Saint-Estephe in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 5 km (direction west-south-west)

In this tiny village you can see Vertheuil Abbey...

See Vertheuil guide


at 7 km (direction south-south-east)

The small town of Pauillac is best known for the surrounding...

See Pauillac guide


at 14 km (direction west-north-west)

A small town in Medoc, at Lesparre-Medoc you can see the...

See Lesparre-Medoc guide


at 17 km (direction south-east)

The town of Blaye is well known because of the extensive citadel...

See Blaye guide


Seaside resort at 24 km (direction west-south-west)

As well as its long beach, Hourtin also has...

See Hourtin guide


Seaside resort at 25 km (direction west-north-west)

The resort of Montaliver has a 12 kilometre beach,...

See Montalivet guide


at 26 km (direction south-south-east)

The village and region here are known worldwide because...

See Margaux guide


at 28 km (direction west-north-west)

While Saint-Vivien-de-Medoc would not be considered a tourist destination, you might...

See Saint-Vivien-de-Medoc guide


Seaside resort at 30 km (direction west-south-west)

Although small, Carcans-Plage is one of our favourite beach...

See Carcans guide


Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction north-north-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

Talmont-sur-Gironde is one of the prettiest villages in Charente-Maritime,...

See Talmont guide


at 33 km (direction east-north-east), in the Charente-Maritime department

Best known as a spa town Jonzac also has a small castle...

See Jonzac guide


at 36 km (direction north-north-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

The beaches and rocky coast attract visitors to Meschers, and...

See Meschers-sur-Gironde guide
Le Verdon-sur-Mer

Le Verdon-sur-Mer

Seaside resort at 39 km (direction north-west)

The small resort of Le Verdon-sur-Mer is quiet but has long...

See Le Verdon-sur-Mer guide


Seaside resort at 39 km (direction north-west)

Soulac-sur-Mer is a long established beach resort at the...

See Soulac-sur-Mer guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Gironde

Map of places to visit near Saint-Estephe


Markets in and near Saint-Estephe

  • Blaye: market Wednesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Hourtin: market Saturday & Tuesday & Thursday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Castelnau-de-Medoc: market Sunday (27km)
  • Montendre: market Thursday (28km)
  • Carcans: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Jonzac: market Tuesday & Saturday (33km)
  • Cavignac: market Thursday (35km)
  • Meschers-sur-Gironde: market Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday - seasonal market only (36km)
  • Cozes: market Wednesday (36km)
  • Pons: market Wednesday and Saturday (39km)

More information about Saint-Estephe, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Saint-Estephe, France

What to do at Saint-Estephe? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Estephe.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Cave Pair-non-Pair (33km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (52km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château Lanessan (17km)
  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (19km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (48km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (54km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Lande (25km)
  • Bec d'Ambès (28km)
  • Pointe de Grave (36km)
  • Forêt de Suzac (39km)
  • Forêt de Pons (39km)
  • Pointe de Suzac (42km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Saint-Estephe is in the south-west of France at 50 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Saint-Estephe is 464 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Estephe

Canton: Pauillac

Arrondissement: Lesparre-Médoc

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33180

Distance to Saint-Estephe

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 464 km

from Calais: 661 km

from Nice: 661 km

from Bordeaux: 50 km

from Strasbourg: 744 km

Getting here

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 Saint-Estephe from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cissac-Medoc, Ordonnac, Saint-Seurin-de-Cadourne and Vertheuil.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Estephe

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