Sainte-Mere tourism and travel guide

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Visit Sainte-Mere: highlights and tourist information

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Sainte-Mere is situated in the Gers department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south-west of France at 40 kilometres from Auch, the department capital (general information: Sainte-Mere is 554 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lectoure at 9 km and Dunes at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sainte-Mere, 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 Sainte-Mere in Occitanie.

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

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Sainte-Mere

Markets in and near Sainte-Mere

  • Astaffort: market Monday (7km)
  • Lectoure: market Friday (9km)
  • Layrac: market Friday (14km)
  • Saint-Clar: market Thursday (15km)
  • Fleurance: market Tuesday all day (17km)
  • Bon-Encontre: market Sunday (21km)
  • Lavit: market Friday (21km)
  • Valence, Castelsarrasin: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Agen: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (22km)
  • Condom: market Wednesday all day (24km)

More information about Sainte-Mere, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Sainte-Mere, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Gramont Chateau (11km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Layrac) (14km)
  • Prieuré de Sainte Marie (Moirax) (16km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie (Aubiac) (17km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Maurin (Saint-Maurin) (29km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Frespech) (36km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lacour) (39km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Livrade (Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin et arboretum de Coursiana (14km)
  • Ets Latour-Marliac (43km)
  • Jardin du Pèlerin (47km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Larra (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Fontirou (34km)
  • Forêt de Bouconne (60km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Aquitaine (18km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Blaziert (17km)
  • Ordan-Larroque (39km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sainte-Mere

Canton: Miradoux

Arrondissement: Condom

Department: Gers

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 32700

Distance to Sainte-Mere

from Auch (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 554 km

from Calais: 777 km

from Nice: 530 km

from Bordeaux: 135 km

from Strasbourg: 744 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Sainte-Mere from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Castera-Lectourois, Castet-Arrouy, Gimbrede, Saint-Avit-Frandat and Sempesserre.

This page in French: Visiter Sainte-Mere