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Lot et Garrone

Prunes of Agen                    

Lot-et-Garonne (47)

Lot et GaronneLot-et-Garonne is in the region of Aquitaine in south-west France. It is named after the rivers “Lot” and “Garonne”. South of Dordogne, Lot-et-Garonne is the second inland department in Aquitaine. The coastal Aquitaine departments of Gironde and Landes are to the west; and Lot, Tarn-et-Garonne, Gers (Midi-Pyrènèes) are to the south and east.

The countryside of Lot-et-Garonne is very similar to Dordogne: fields of sunflowers, small woods, vineyards and cypress trees; interspersed with chateaux and quaint, quiet villages with red tiled roofs. Despite all the similarities Lot-et-Garonne tends to be quieter than its northern neighbour.

 

Chateau de Bonaguil, Lot-et-Garonne, Aquitaine Chateau de Bonaguil

Prefecture - Agen

Places of Interest

Agens – historic town well known for its plum orchards and prune production
Biron, Bonaguin, Lauzun, Lamothe, Scandaillac, Nerac - Chateaux
Castillones, Monflanquin, Villereal – medieval towns with bastides
Duras – small town with a 14th century castle. Famous wine region

Weather in Lot et Garonne

Travelling to Lot et Garonne

FerryTravelling to Lot et Garonne by Ferry

French Terminal St Malo Caen Le havre Roscoff Dieppe Cherbourg Calais Dunkerque
Approx. journey time to Agen 6hr 15min 6hr 35min 7hr 15min 7hr 35min 7hr 40min 7hr 45min 9hr 9hr 05min


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PlaneNearest Airports:

Airport Bordeaux Biarritz Pau
Approx. journey time to Agen 1hr 20min 3hr 3hr

 

 

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TrainTGV Stations in Aquitaine:

Arcachon, Bayonne, Biarritz, Bordeaux, Dax, Facture, Hendaye, Libourne, St-Jean-de-Luz