It comes as no surprise that Duras is a perennial favourite with travelers from all over the world; the region is criss-crossed with great things to see and do. Aillas, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the northeast, and Bergerac, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the southwest of Duras are also worth checking out.
Approximately 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the west of Duras is Bordeaux, a regional city where you'll find Vinet Square, Universite Bordeaux IV and Grosse Cloche. Bordelais Park, Hotel de Ville and St. Michael Basilica are also good to visit.
Many people who arrive in Aquitaine delight in discovering the open-air markets here. A surefire way to really understand a spot is by knowing about its earlier days. Take a trip to the historic mansions while you are here.
Make sure you throw in your camera and join a knowledgeable guide for one of the city walking tours, winery tours and guided nature walks. If you're the kind of traveler who likes to take things easy while on vacation, Duras offers great cycling and beach combing.
At the end of your stay in Duras, spend the last of your euros on last-minute souvenirs and say Au revoir / À bientôt (farewell).