Saint-Michel-de-Castelnau tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Michel-de-Castelnau: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Michel-de-Castelnau is situated in the Gironde department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 72 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Saint-Michel-de-Castelnau is 542 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Casteljaloux at 17 km and Marmande at 33 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Michel-de-Castelnau, 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-Michel-de-Castelnau in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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


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Map of places to visit near Saint-Michel-de-Castelnau

Markets in and near Saint-Michel-de-Castelnau

  • Grignols: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Casteljaloux: market Tuesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Bazas: market Saturday (19km)
  • Roquefort: market Saturday (31km)
  • Langon: market Sunday & Friday (32km)
  • Lavardac: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Tonneins: market Wednesday & Saturday (35km)
  • Aiguillon: market Tuesday & Friday (36km)
  • Mezin: market Sunday (39km)
  • Nerac: market Saturday (39km)

More information about Saint-Michel-de-Castelnau, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Saint-Michel-de-Castelnau, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Bazas cathédrale St Jean Baptist (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (18km)
  • Beaumont sur l'Osee pont d'Artigues (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (51km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Cadillac Chateau (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Beauchamp (33km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (33km)
  • Jardins du château de Malle (35km)
  • Parc du château de Grenade (52km)
  • Parc et potager de Pouthet (59km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Michel-de-Castelnau

Canton: Captieux

Arrondissement: Langon

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33840

Distance to Saint-Michel-de-Castelnau

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 72 km

from Paris: 542 km

from Calais: 756 km

from Nice: 594 km

from Bordeaux: 72 km

from Strasbourg: 769 km

Getting here

Saint-Michel-de-Castelnau 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-Michel-de-Castelnau from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Giscos, Goualade, Lartigue and Lerm-et-Musset.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Michel-de-Castelnau