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Eysines

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Not far from the Bordeaux metropolis, Eysines builds its houses lined with cultivated fields. The Jalle valley is home to vegetable growing, producing tasty and sun-drenched fruits and vegetables. The eponymous stream gently flows to the north of the town and is responsible for bringing the water necessary for growing the vegetables. This vocation market gardener will have given the nickname of "vegetable garden of Bordeaux" to the city in the past. It is good to live in Eysines where walking and cycling are favored. The natural area still has its rights and urbanization seems to blend into the green landscape. It is a sport-for-all 4-star resort, boasting quality sports equipment.

Geographical information

MunicipalityEysines
Postcode33320
Latitude44.8857930 (N 44° 53’ 9”)
Longitude-0.6488150 (W 0° 38’ 56”)
AltitudeFrom 3m to 45m
Surface area12.01 km²
Population21517 inhabitants
Density1791 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureBordeaux (10.6 km, 21 min)
Insee code33162
IntercommunalityME de Bordeaux
DepartmentGironde
TerritoryAquitaine
RegionNew-Aquitaine

Nearest cities & towns

Bruges3.3 km (8 min)
Le Taillan-Médoc3.7 km (8 min)
Le Haillan3.8 km (8 min)
Blanquefort4.1 km (7 min)
Le Bouscat5.4 km (10 min)
Mérignac7.7 km (13 min)
Saint-Médard-en-Jalles7.8 km (12 min)
Saint-Aubin-de-Médoc8.5 km (12 min)
Bordeaux9.1 km (19 min)
Parempuyre9.2 km (14 min)
Le Pian-Médoc11.6 km (16 min)
Lormont12.1 km (13 min)
Ludon-Médoc13.3 km (19 min)
Cenon13.7 km (18 min)

Things to see and do

And it is in the domain of Pinsan, a natural space laid out over 40 hectares in the heart of the city that concentrates most of the sports equipment of the municipality. It is in this park that you will give yourself appointments to practice your favorite sport. Facilities include a sports hall, tennis courts, football pitches, a synthetic pitch, a swimming pool, a skate park, a natural fitness area, a sports orientation area, a sporting Basketball court and a bowling alley. So you have what to do! And if that is not enough, a wood in the center of the domain welcomes you for walks and moments of relaxation. Nature is ubiquitous in the city and if this area is dedicated to sports, many other parks and gardens are scattered in the municipality. Their particularity? All are connected by a footpath. What to do the tour of the city for the occasional or confirmed walkers in a verdant frame and marked out.

It is in all 85 hectares of green spaces that mark the town. The park of Lescombes invites relaxation and contemplation by the variety of its species. Belonging to the center of contemporary art and the eco-museum of market gardening housed in the eponymous castle, the park is appreciated by walkers. It houses among other things a remarkable dovecote. The center of contemporary art and the dovecote are visited on the first Sunday of the month throughout the year. It is also here that the vegetable garden of Lescombes allows to follow the evolution of the vegetable culture in all seasons. Many workshops on this theme are regularly proposed. Among the local sights, the bamboo plantation of the Vigean park will not fail to seduce you. The park also has a play area and more than 300 trees. The Gramont Park, meanwhile, invites you to stroll through a beautiful wooded area. The wood of the Derby is equipped with playgrounds for children. Lamothe-Lescure Park and Limancet Park are planted with chestnut and ash trees. They promise pleasant walks.

Places of interest

Monuments
Performance halls

Events and festivities

An essential event of Eysines, the raid of market gardeners will seduce you. All the means of transport are accepted on foot, by bicycle or by a small train to follow the paths of this raid through the market gardening cultures that border the valley of the Jalle. This race takes place in June.

CAP33 is THE sporting event of the summer in Eysines. During the summer season, the domain of Pinsan turns into a place of discovery of many sporting disciplines. Throughout the two months, you will be able to discover sports according to three formulas: in free initiation from Monday to Saturday, in deepening sessions and in tournaments. Prepare your sneakers!

It is in January that the trophies are awarded to the best sportsmen of Eysines. An unforgettable evening not to be missed!

Weather

Sunday 24 september
Min. 11°C - Max. 28°C
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Monday 25 september
Min. 15°C - Max. 23°C
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Tuesday 26 september
Min. 12°C - Max. 24°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Day bike tour in the vineyards of Saint-Emilion with wine tasting!
Local flavours145 € Bordeaux (7.2 km)
Gourmet day: tastings and wine tours!
Local flavours145 € Bordeaux (7.2 km)
Discover Arcachon Bay and the vineyards of Médoc
Nature and the great outdoors154 € Bordeaux (7.2 km)
Discover Arcachon Bay and the Dune of Pilat
Nature and the great outdoors65 € Bordeaux (7.2 km)
Private Citroen 2cv tour around the monuments of Bordeaux and taste Cannelés
Culture and education110 € Bordeaux (7.5 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Hike of "Prignac et Marcamps"
HikeEasy1h50Prignac-et-Marcamps (21 km)
Chêneraie Park
HikeEasy2h00Gujan-Mestras (43 km)
Bossugan-Ruch through the vineyard
HikeEasy2h30Bossugan (49 km)
Mios-Bazas cycle path
Cycling itineraryEasy8h00Le Nizan (54 km)

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