Saint-Leon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Leon in Lot-et-Garonne

Photo is of Casteljaloux at 12 km from Saint-Leon

Visit Saint-Leon: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Leon is situated in the Lot-et-Garonne department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Saint-Leon in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Casteljaloux at 12 km and Barbaste at 14 km.

Saint-Leon, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 12 km (direction west)

Towards the south of Lot-et-Garonne, Casteljloux has a small historic centre and a popula...

See Casteljaloux guide


at 14 km (direction south-south-east)

In the center of Barbaste you can see a 13th century fortified mill and...

See Barbaste guide


at 18 km (direction south-south-east)

The quiet town of Nerac in the southern Lot-et-Garonne is ideally visited on Saturday,...

See Nerac guide
Jardins de Beauchamp

Jardins de Beauchamp

Garden at 24 km (direction north-north-west)

The Jardins de Beauchamp is an attractive garden on the edge of Marmande...

See Jardins de Beauchamp guide


at 24 km (direction north-north-west)

The town of Marmande is not usually visited by tourists but if you are...

See Marmande guide
Latour-Marliac waterlily garden

Latour-Marliac waterlily garden

Garden at 24 km (direction east-north-east)

The Latour-Marliac waterlily garden has a stunning collection of waterlilies and a garden and...

See Latour-Marliac waterlily garden guide


at 25 km (direction east-south-east)

Sainte-Colombe-en-Bruilhois is a fortified village with a church on a hilltop west of Agen...

See Sainte-Colombe-en-Bruilhois guide


at 26 km (direction south)

The small town of Mezin has a charming central market square with a fortified...

See Mezin guide


at 27 km (direction south)

The scenic village of Poudenas has a bridge across the small river and a...

See Poudenas guide
Villeneuve de Mezin

Villeneuve de Mezin

at 29 km (direction south)

This tiny village is just one of several in the northern Gascony region that...

See Villeneuve de Mezin guide


at 32 km (direction east-south-east)

The principal town in Lot-et-Garonne, Agen is pleasant to explore if not a 'tourist...

See Agen guide


Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction south), in the Gers department

Fources, one of the 'most beautiful villages in France' is unusual in being a...

See Fources guide


at 36 km (direction north-north-east)

Miramont is slightly removed from the tourist areas; visit on Monday when the market...

See Miramont-de-Guyenne guide


Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction east-north-east)

The small village of Pujols manages to squeeze a great deal of character, interesting...

See Pujols guide

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Map of places to visit near Saint-Leon


Markets in and near Saint-Leon

  • Aiguillon: market Tuesday & Friday (8km)
  • Tonneins: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Casteljaloux: market Tuesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Lavardac: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Nerac: market Saturday (19km)
  • Castelmoron-sur-Lot: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Grignols: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Mezin: market Sunday (26km)
  • Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot: market Friday (30km)
  • Agen: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (32km)

More information about Saint-Leon, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Saint-Leon, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Gramont Chateau (57km)
  • Cadillac Chateau (59km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Sainte Livrade (Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot) (30km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie (Aubiac) (30km)
  • Prieuré de Sainte Marie (Moirax) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Layrac) (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Ets Latour-Marliac (24km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (25km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (25km)
  • Jardin et arboretum de Coursiana (40km)
  • Parc et potager de Pouthet (44km)
  • Jardins du château de Malle (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Fontirou (35km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Aquitaine (30km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Blaziert (44km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Leon is in the south-west of France at 32 kilometres from Agen, the department capital (general information: Saint-Leon is 532 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Leon

Canton: Damazan

Arrondissement: Nérac

Department: Lot-et-Garonne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 47160

Distance to Saint-Leon

from Agen (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 532 km

from Calais: 750 km

from Nice: 566 km

from Bordeaux: 89 km

from Strasbourg: 747 km

Getting here

Most visitors fly into the airports at Bordeaux or Bergerac. To drive from the UK allow around 10-11 hours driving time. For driving distances to Saint-Leon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Caubeyres, Damazan, Monheurt, Puch-d'Agenais, Saint-Leger, Saint-Pierre-de-Buzet and Villefranche-du-Queyran.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Leon