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Arbanats

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Gironde

Arbanats - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Gironde
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Arbanats is a small village situated on the left bank of the Garonne. It is always the jurisdiction of Portets with Virelade. Among the first lords of the family is Arbanats Fargues, and then Got Preyssac. These are actually three related families.

Arbanats developed north of the Departmental 1113, around the tower and the Town Hall. Today, newcomers settle south of the Departmental, the town has more than one thousand and Arbanatais Arbanataises. The rural town of 762 ha has 292 hectares of forest and 166 hectares of vineyards.

Geographical information

MunicipalityArbanats
Postcode33640
Latitude44.6760220 (N 44° 40’ 34”)
Longitude-0.3940679 (W 0° 23’ 39”)
AltitudeFrom 2m to 34m
Surface area7.60 km²
Population1052 inhabitants
Density138 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureBordeaux (29 km, 27 min)
Insee code33007
IntercommunalityCC du Canton de Podensac
DepartmentGironde
RegionAquitaine

Nearest cities & towns

Virelade1.3 km (3 min)
Portets3.9 km (6 min)
Podensac5 km (8 min)
Castres-Gironde5.3 km (8 min)
Langoiran5.4 km (8 min)
Le Tourne5.8 km (10 min)
Beautiran6.1 km (9 min)
Tabanac7.3 km (12 min)
Saint-Michel-de-Rieufret7.3 km (11 min)
Cérons7.7 km (10 min)
Lestiac-sur-Garonne8.2 km (11 min)
Béguey8.2 km (13 min)
Ayguemorte-les-Graves8.5 km (13 min)

Things to see and do

The church Saint-Hippolyte built in limestone dating from the second half of the 15th century. It was enlarged in the 16th century by the addition of aisles. The chapel of the Virgin is carried out in 1662 and the façade of order in the 18th century classic. In 1708 it was placed under the protection of St. Radegund, which is also a representation of 19th century, also in limestone.

Below the statue of the saint dressed as queen, one can discover the fountain of medieval origin. Tradition assigns a miraculous nature in relation to various saints. Water can be collected in a basin used as a laundry.

Many footpaths delight hikers in search of nature.

Places of interest

Transport

Events and festivities

Craft Fair in early December.

Photos

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Weather

Saturday 30 may
Min. 13°C - Max. 18°C
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Sunday 31 may
Min. 14°C - Max. 18°C
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Monday 1 june
Min. 15°C - Max. 19°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
River cruise on the Gironde
Nature and the great outdoors30 € to 55 € Bordeaux (25 km)
Explore the Dordogne by canoe or kayak
Sports sensations10 € to 18 € Pessac-sur-Dordogne (41 km)
Visit and tasting at the Castle Hurbe
Local flavours0 € to 5 € Saint-Laurent-d'Arce (41 km)
Visit - tasting at Old Castle Mougnac
Local flavours5 € Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps (43 km)
Mademoiselle de Margaux chocolate shop
Local flavoursFreeMargaux (47 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Bossugan-Ruch through the vineyard
HikeEasy2h30Bossugan (30 km)
Heritage trail
Village visitEasy1h20Bazas (31 km)
Flora trail
Village visitIntermediate1h15Bazas (31 km)
Water yesterday and today
Village visitEasy1h15Bazas (31 km)
Chêneraie Park
HikeEasy2h00Gujan-Mestras (54 km)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels