The picturesque and popular tourist town of Saint Exupery is situated in the Gironde department of Aquitaine. This is only around 44km south-east of the city of Bordeaux, in the south-west of France. The self catering accommodation in Saint Exupery will often be situated in some of the attractive, historic buildings of the town. All properties will offer that home-away-from-home feeling and come equipped with all the mod-cons you will need to make sure your holidays in Saint Exupery are fantastic from start to finish.
Whilst enjoying your holidays in Saint Exupery, as you will be surrounded by so much scenic countryside, it would be sacrilegious for you not to get and explore the region by way of a long walking tour. You may even prefer to do so on horse back or by cycling. Other popular activities to indulge in whilst in this part of the world include good opportunities to enjoy a round or two of golf, tennis, canoeing and kayaking, swimming, river fishing and spelunking.
The equally beautiful town of Sauveterre-de-Guyenne is only around 8km away from Saint Exupery and this will provide a great half day’s trip for you to enjoy. There are a huge number of other towns and attractions to visit whilst in the area and these include Duras, Pellegrue, Saint Emilion and The Abbey de la Sauve-Majeure. There are some famous chateaux to include on your sightseeing list, too; one of which is the Cadillac Chateaux which is only around 18km away. If you are keen to visit the city of Bordeaux whilst in Aquitaine, it is only 44km away and an early start is advisable to make sure you take everything in.
The weather on your holidays in Saint Exupery is unlikely to prove to be a disappointment. The temperatures are mild all year round and rainfall tends to be a lot less than back in the UK. During the warmest months of Summer, you can look forward to temperatures being in the mid- to high-twenties degrees Celsius. During the Winter, this will be between 11 and 13 degrees. Saint Exupery receives an average of around 22 inches of rainfall each year.
There are 4 airlines to choose between for flights to and from Bordeaux International Airport (BOD), which is definitely the closest to the self catering accommodation in Saint Exupery. These are Flybe, British Airways, BMI Baby and easyJet. You can depart from such UK airports as Southampton (SOU), Manchester (MAN), London Gatwick (LGW), Bristol (BRS), Birmingham (BHX) and Edinburgh (EDI). A hire car is then advisable to transport you to your self catering accommodation in Saint Exupery.