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Sainte-Foy-la-Grande

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City Sainte-Foy-la-Grande is a country house on the banks of the Dordogne River, in the center of the country Foyen, bordering the vineyards of Monbazillac, Duras and Saint-Emilion.

Geographical information

MunicipalitySainte-Foy-la-Grande
Postcode33220
Tourism labels
Latitude44.8418050 (N 44° 50’ 30”)
Longitude0.2150060 (E 0° 12’ 54”)
AltitudeFrom 7m to 20m
Surface area0.51 km²
Population2438 inhabitants
Density4780 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureBordeaux (92 km, 1h13)
Insee code33402
IntercommunalityCC du Pays Foyen
DepartmentGironde
RegionAquitaine

Nearest cities & towns

Pineuilh1.9 km (5 min)
Saint-Philippe-du-Seignal4 km (8 min)
Saint-Avit-Saint-Nazaire4.9 km (10 min)
Saint-André-et-Appelles5 km (8 min)
Fougueyrolles5.1 km (8 min)
Saint-Antoine-de-Breuilh5.3 km (8 min)
Le Fleix6.1 km (8 min)
La Roquille6.3 km (10 min)
Eynesse6.8 km (10 min)
Les Lèves-et-Thoumeyragues7.4 km (11 min)
Razac-de-Saussignac7.9 km (14 min)
Nastringues8.3 km (14 min)
Gardonne9.6 km (12 min)
Saint-Méard-de-Gurçon9.8 km (12 min)

Things to see and do

Attractiveness of the Dordogne where you can enjoy fishing and canoeing.

Places of interest

Information points
Monuments
Transport

Events and festivities

Wonderful local farmers' market (wine, fruit, vegetables, canned Perigord and crafts), every Saturday morning from 8 to 13h.

Weather

Monday 6 july
Min. 17°C - Max. 33°C
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Tuesday 7 july
Min. 19°C - Max. 28°C
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Wednesday 8 july
Min. 16°C - Max. 25°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

You can discover the barge rides (old boat used to transport the goods to the Middle Ages), the Dordogne to Bergerac or Sainte-Foy-la-Grande.

Discover Saint-Emilion, Pomerol and Fronsac about 40 km.

Walk in the Dordogne (Monbazillac vineyard) and the Dordogne, with the visit of Sarlat, La Roque-Gageac and Beynac, located approximately 80 km.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
River outing on the Dordogne
Nature and the great outdoors10 € to 45 € Port-Sainte-Foy-et-Ponchapt (510 m)
Explore the Dordogne by canoe or kayak
Sports sensations10 € to 18 € Pessac-sur-Dordogne (11 km)
Visit - tasting at Old Castle Mougnac
Local flavours5 € Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps (27 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Bossugan-Ruch through the vineyard
HikeEasy2h30Bossugan (21 km)
Agen Tulips Outing
HikeEasy3h00Villebramar (41 km)
Around Tombeboeuf Lake
HikeEasy1h45Tombeboeuf (42 km)
Beaumont, Town Mill circuit
HikeEasy1h00Beaumont-du-Périgord (44 km)
Cancon - Moulinet
HikeAthletic4h15Cancon (47 km)

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