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Sainte-Hélène

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Gironde

Rural municipality of 2,500 inhabitants situated in the Medoc from Bordeaux (31 km) and Lacanau Ocean (28 km).

Geographical information

MunicipalitySainte-Hélène
Postcode33480
Latitude44.9646530 (N 44° 57’ 53”)
Longitude-0.8849920 (W 0° 53’ 6”)
AltitudeFrom 28m to 47m
Surface area127.87 km²
Population2683 inhabitants
Density20 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureBordeaux (32 km, 42 min)
Insee code33417
IntercommunalityCC Médullienne
DepartmentGironde
TerritoryAquitaine
RegionNew-Aquitaine

Nearest cities & towns

Salaunes5.8 km (9 min)
Saumos9.7 km (8 min)
Brach9.8 km (10 min)
Castelnau-de-Médoc10.2 km (9 min)
Avensan14 km (14 min)
Le Temple14.9 km (13 min)
Lacanau15.3 km (15 min)
Saint-Aubin-de-Médoc15.4 km (14 min)
Moulis-en-Médoc15.4 km (15 min)
Listrac-Médoc15.4 km (15 min)
Saint-Médard-en-Jalles15.7 km (15 min)
Arcins19.3 km (23 min)
Soussans19.6 km (21 min)
Carcans19.8 km (18 min)

Things to see and do

Beautiful 13th century church.

Events and festivities

Each year:

Weather

Wednesday 26 july
Min. 17°C - Max. 24°C
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Thursday 27 july
Min. 17°C - Max. 25°C
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Friday 28 july
Min. 17°C - Max. 26°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

3 access to the ocean (Porge, Lacanau and Carcans) and 3 lakes (Lacanau, Hourtin-Carcans and Cousseau) within 30 km.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Mademoiselle de Margaux chocolate shop
Local flavoursFreeMargaux (20 km)
Surfing lessons with a qualified instructor
Sports sensations32 € Lacanau-Océan (25 km)
Day bike tour in the vineyards of Saint-Emilion with wine tasting!
Local flavours145 € Bordeaux (28 km)
Gourmet day: tastings and wine tours!
Local flavours145 € Bordeaux (28 km)
Discover Arcachon Bay and the vineyards of Médoc
Nature and the great outdoors154 € Bordeaux (28 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Hike of "Prignac et Marcamps"
HikeEasy1h50Prignac-et-Marcamps (32 km)
Chêneraie Park
HikeEasy2h00Gujan-Mestras (39 km)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels

Your holidays
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A bed & breakfast
A campsite
A leisure activity
A restaurant
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