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Saint-Savin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Savin in Gironde

Photo is of Blaye at 17 km from Saint-Savin

Visit Saint-Savin: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Blaye at 17 km and Margaux at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Savin, 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-Savin in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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



at 17 km (direction west)

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

See Blaye guide


at 21 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Margaux guide


at 25 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Pauillac guide


at 29 km (direction south-east)

Not generally considered as a travel destination, we found the center...

See Libourne guide


at 33 km (direction west-north-west)

In this tiny village you can see Vertheuil Abbey and also the...

See Vertheuil guide


at 34 km (direction south-south-west)

Chartrons is an attractive quarter of Bordeaux...

See Bordeaux-Chartrons guide


at 34 km (direction south-south-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

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

See Jonzac guide
Bordeaux Waterfront

Bordeaux Waterfront

at 35 km (direction south-south-west)

The waterfront in Bordeaux is among the highlights of a...

See Bordeaux Waterfront guide


at 35 km (direction south-south-west)

Bordeaux is an unmissable town, one of the most...

See Bordeaux guide
Musée des Beaux Arts

Musée des Beaux Arts

Museum at 35 km (direction south-south-west)

The Musée des Beaux Arts of Bordeaux has an...

See Musée des Beaux Arts guide
Musée d'Aquitaine

Musée d'Aquitaine

Museum at 35 km (direction south-south-west)

The musée d'Aquitaine has an interesting collection relating to...

See Musée d'Aquitaine guide


Heritage Site at 35 km (direction south-east)

Saint-Emilion is an exceptionally scenic town, and most unusual...

See Saint-Emilion guide
Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure

Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure

Abbey at 42 km (direction south-south-east)

The ruins of the Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure contain...

See Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure guide


at 43 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Lesparre-Medoc guide

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

Map of places to visit near Saint-Savin


Markets in and near Saint-Savin

  • Cavignac: market Thursday (6km)
  • Montendre: market Thursday (17km)
  • Blaye: market Wednesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Ambares-et-Lagrave: market Friday & (24km)
  • Coutras: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Bassens: market Sunday (27km)
  • Carbon-Blanc: market Thursday (28km)
  • Blanquefort: market Saturday (29km)
  • Castelnau-de-Medoc: market Sunday (30km)
  • Bruges: market Saturday (31km)

More information about Saint-Savin, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Saint-Savin, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (35km)
  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (36km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (60km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (22km)
  • Parc du château Lanessan (23km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (29km)
  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (38km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bec d'Ambès (17km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (39km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Bordeaux Pessac (42km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Savin is in the south-west of France at 35 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Saint-Savin is 464 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Savin

Canton: Saint-Savin

Arrondissement: Blaye

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33920

Distance to Saint-Savin

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 464 km

from Calais: 668 km

from Nice: 633 km

from Bordeaux: 35 km

from Strasbourg: 731 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-Savin from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cavignac, Cezac, Civrac-de-Blaye, Saint-Christoly-de-Blaye, Saint-Mariens, Saint-Vivien-de-Blaye, Saint-Yzan-de-Soudiac and Saugon.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Savin

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