Villeneuve tourism and travel guide

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Visit Villeneuve: highlights and tourist information

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Villeneuve is situated in the Gironde department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 28 kilometres from Bordeaux, the department capital (general information: Villeneuve is 477 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Blaye at 6 km and Margaux at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Villeneuve, 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 Villeneuve 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 Villeneuve

Markets in and near Villeneuve

  • Blaye: market Wednesday & Saturday (6km)
  • Castelnau-de-Medoc: market Sunday (14km)
  • Blanquefort: market Saturday (19km)
  • Cavignac: market Thursday (19km)
  • Ambares-et-Lagrave: market Friday & (21km)
  • Bruges: market Saturday (22km)
  • Eysines: market Sunday (22km)
  • Bassens: market Sunday (22km)
  • Carbon-Blanc: market Thursday (23km)
  • Cenon: market Wednesday (26km)

More information about Villeneuve, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Villeneuve, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château Lanessan (8km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (27km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (32km)
  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (39km)
  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bec d'Ambès (5km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (43km)
  • Domaine de Certes (53km)
  • Île aux Oiseaux (Gironde) (61km)
  • Bassin d'Arcachon (61km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Bordeaux Pessac (31km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Villeneuve

Canton: Bourg

Arrondissement: Blaye

Department: Gironde

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 33710

Distance to Villeneuve

from Bordeaux (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 477 km

from Calais: 678 km

from Nice: 646 km

from Bordeaux: 28 km

from Strasbourg: 746 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bayon-sur-Gironde, Berson, Blaye, Bourg, Cars, Comps, Gauriac, Margaux, Plassac, Saint-Ciers-de-Canesse, Saint-Seurin-de-Bourg, Saint-Trojan, Samonac and Soussans.

This page in French: Visiter Villeneuve