Saint-Selve tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Selve: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Selve is situated in the Gironde department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 20 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Saint-Selve is 513 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Abbey of La Sauve-Majeure at 17 km and Musée d'Aquitaine at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Selve, 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-Selve 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-Selve

Markets in and near Saint-Selve

  • Leognan: market Saturday (12km)
  • Cadillac: market Saturday (14km)
  • Gradignan: market Saturday (15km)
  • Creon: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Begles: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Cestas: market Sunday (18km)
  • Bordeaux: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday all day & Saturday & Monday all day & Friday (20km)
  • Cenon: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Langon: market Sunday & Friday (22km)
  • Carbon-Blanc: market Thursday (25km)

More information about Saint-Selve, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Saint-Selve, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Landes de Gascogne (38km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Grenade (0km)
  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (5km)
  • Jardins du château de Malle (19km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (29km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (34km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Domaine de Certes (42km)
  • Bec d'Ambès (42km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Bordeaux Pessac (23km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Selve

Canton: Brède

Arrondissement: Bordeaux

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33650

Distance to Saint-Selve

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 513 km

from Calais: 719 km

from Nice: 627 km

from Bordeaux: 20 km

from Strasbourg: 764 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ayguemorte-les-Graves, Beautiran, Castres-Gironde, Isle-Saint-Georges, La Brede, Martillac, Portets, Saint-Medard-d'Eyrans, Saint-Michel-de-Rieufret and Saint-Morillon.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Selve