Langon is part of the Gironde department, lying 40 km south of Bordeaux. The town serves as a melting point for the different cultures and sceneries. Tucked away on the left bank of the Garonne River, it borders the wine growing region and the forest of Landes. It is an industrial and an economic hub in the region. This is an epicentre of a region rich in many attractions and car rental in Langon is readily available.
This town between Marmande and Saint Macaire has many architectural sights worth visiting. The narrow streets are lined up with interesting medieval buildings. The original town hall is the oldest town hall in France and dates back to the 12th century. Visit the medieval and colombage houses, which depict the lifestyle and architecture of olden days. The Chateau des Quat’sos still has the three original towers that can be seen across the town.
The town has a few places you can over for the night. The Hotel Restaurant Horus is a nice stop over en-route to other destinations. The hotel offers the bare minimum of a hotel set up. The rooms are small and clean and have the basic things you need. The staffs are very friendly, but mainly speak French. Enjoy the delicious supper in the hotel and wake up to a sumptuous buffet in the morning. The hotel provides free parking, making it very convenient for your car for rent in Langon. You can stroll for an evening walk in the park right across the hotel
French cuisine is the common cuisine in many eateries in Langon. Hire a car in Langon and drive to Claude Darroze, as it never disappoints on French gourmet meals. They have excellent service and the atmosphere is simply divine. You can dine outdoors, as you enjoy the cool breeze from the tree covered terrace. The mouth-watering food is prepared from quality products. This restaurant will give you value for your money in Langon.
This town is the only town that follows its original design which dates back to 1281. Standing at the centre of the town, you can see the four gates in each direction that were used as entry points to the town. Although it is one of the best preserved Bastide town centres, there is low tourist flow because of its location away from the major tourist centres. A car for hire in Langon is thus necessary to get to this tucked away town.
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