Talence tourism and travel guide

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Visit Talence: highlights and tourist information

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Talence is situated in the Gironde department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 4 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Talence is 503 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Musée d'Aquitaine at 4 km and Musée des Beaux Arts at 4 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Talence, 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 Talence 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 Talence

Markets in and near Talence

  • Begles: market Wednesday (3km)
  • Gradignan: market Saturday (4km)
  • Bordeaux: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday all day & Saturday & Monday all day & Friday (4km)
  • Cenon: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Leognan: market Saturday (8km)
  • Bruges: market Saturday (9km)
  • Cestas: market Sunday (10km)
  • Eysines: market Sunday (10km)
  • Carbon-Blanc: market Thursday (12km)
  • Bassens: market Sunday (12km)

More information about Talence, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Talence, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Pey-Berland Tower (4km)
  • Sauve-Majeure Abbey (23km)
  • Cave Pair-non-Pair (27km)
  • Cadillac Chateau (28km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Grenade (17km)
  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (18km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (24km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (26km)
  • Jardins du château de Malle (35km)
  • Parc du château Lanessan (36km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bec d'Ambès (26km)
  • Domaine de Certes (36km)
  • Etang de Cazaux et Sanguinet (57km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Bordeaux Pessac (8km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Talence

Canton: Talence

Arrondissement: Bordeaux

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 33400

Distance to Talence

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 4 km

from Paris: 503 km

from Calais: 707 km

from Nice: 638 km

from Bordeaux: 4 km

from Strasbourg: 762 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Begles, Bordeaux, Cadaujac, Canejan, Cenon, Gradignan, Merignac, Pessac and Villenave-d'Ornon.

This page in French: Visiter Talence