Saugon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saugon: highlights and tourist information

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Saugon is situated in the Gironde department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 38 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Saugon is 463 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Blaye at 13 km and Pauillac at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saugon, 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 Saugon 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 Saugon

Markets in and near Saugon

  • Cavignac: market Thursday (13km)
  • Blaye: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Montendre: market Thursday (14km)
  • Ambares-et-Lagrave: market Friday & (28km)
  • Castelnau-de-Medoc: market Sunday (28km)
  • Jonzac: market Tuesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Bassens: market Sunday (31km)
  • Blanquefort: market Saturday (31km)
  • Carbon-Blanc: market Thursday (32km)
  • Coutras: market Wednesday & Saturday (33km)

More information about Saugon, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Saugon, France

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

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) (41km)
  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (62km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château Lanessan (19km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (28km)
  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (32km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (35km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bec d'Ambès (17km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (34km)
  • Forêt de Pons (45km)
  • Pointe de Grave (58km)
  • Forêt de Suzac (58km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Bordeaux Pessac (44km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saugon

Canton: Saint-Savin

Arrondissement: Blaye

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33920

Distance to Saugon

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 463 km

from Calais: 665 km

from Nice: 638 km

from Bordeaux: 38 km

from Strasbourg: 732 km

Getting here

Saugon 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 Saugon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Campugnan, Etauliers, Generac, Saint-Christoly-de-Blaye, Saint-Girons-d'Aiguevives and Saint-Savin.

This page in French: Visiter Saugon