Saint-Genes-de-Castillon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Genes-de-Castillon: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Genes-de-Castillon is situated in the Gironde department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 41 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Saint-Genes-de-Castillon is 477 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Emilion at 7 km and Montcaret at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Genes-de-Castillon, 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-Genes-de-Castillon 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 Saint-Genes-de-Castillon

Markets in and near Saint-Genes-de-Castillon

  • Castillon-la-Bataille: market Monday (5km)
  • Branne: market Thursday & Saturday (12km)
  • Coutras: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Montpon-Menesterol: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Creon: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Duras: market Thursday - seasonal market only (31km)
  • Duras: market Saturday & Monday (31km)
  • Ambares-et-Lagrave: market Friday & (34km)
  • Cavignac: market Thursday (34km)
  • Carbon-Blanc: market Thursday (35km)

More information about Saint-Genes-de-Castillon, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Saint-Genes-de-Castillon, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Genes-de-Castillon.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (7km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (9km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Sardy (14km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (20km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (23km)
  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (37km)
  • Jardins du château de Malle (41km)
  • Parc du château de Grenade (41km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (43km)
  • Parc et potager de Pouthet (44km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (47km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bec d'Ambès (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Genes-de-Castillon

Canton: Castillon-la-Bataille

Arrondissement: Libourne

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33350

Distance to Saint-Genes-de-Castillon

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 477 km

from Calais: 688 km

from Nice: 598 km

from Bordeaux: 41 km

from Strasbourg: 722 km

Getting here

Saint-Genes-de-Castillon 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 Saint-Genes-de-Castillon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Belves-de-Castillon, Castillon-la-Bataille, Francs, Gardegan-et-Tourtirac, Les SalLes de-Castillon, Lussac, Montagne, Puisseguin, Saint-Christophe-Des-Bardes, Saint-Cibard, Saint-Etienne-de-Lisse, Saint-Hippolyte, Saint-Magne-de-Castillon, Saint-Pey-d'Armens, Saint-Philippe-d'Aiguille and Sainte-Colombe.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Genes-de-Castillon