Coulounieix-Chamiers tourism and travel guide

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Visit Coulounieix-Chamiers: highlights and tourist information

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Coulounieix-Chamiers is situated in the Dordogne, Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 2 km from Perigueux, the department capital. (General information: Coulounieix-Chamiers is 426 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Perigueux at 2 km and Bourdeilles at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Coulounieix-Chamiers, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Coulounieix-Chamiers in Nouvelle-Aquitaine. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.

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Map of places to visit near Coulounieix-Chamiers

Markets in and near Coulounieix-Chamiers

  • Perigueux: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (2km)
  • Saint-Astier: market Thursday (14km)
  • Saint-Pierre-de-Chignac: market Saturday (15km)
  • Lisle: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Tocane-Saint-Apre: market Monday & (17km)
  • Vergt: market Friday (18km)
  • Brantome: market Monday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Brantome: market Friday (20km)
  • Riberac: market Tuesday & Friday (29km)
  • Thenon: market Tuesday (30km)

More information about Coulounieix-Chamiers, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions to visit near Coulounieix-Chamiers, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Coulounieix-Chamiers and wondering what to do next!

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (2km) [Map]
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (3km) [Map]
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (4km) [Map]
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (20km) [Map]
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (26km) [Map]
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (29km) [Map]
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (31km) [Map]
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (34km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (36km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (37km) [Map]
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (40km) [Map]
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (45km) [Map]
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (53km) [Map]
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (59km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Montréal (27km) [Map]
  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (36km) [Map]
  • Jardins du château de Losse (38km) [Map]
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (42km) [Map]
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (46km) [Map]
  • Jardin de Conty (51km) [Map]
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (55km) [Map]
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (58km) [Map]
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (59km) [Map]
  • Logis de Forge (60km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte du Grand Roc (38km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Coulounieix-Chamiers

Canton: Périgueux-Ouest

Arrondissement: Périgueux

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 24660

Distance to Coulounieix-Chamiers

from Perigueux (prefecture): 2 km

from Paris: 426 km

from Calais: 646 km

from Nice: 547 km

from Bordeaux: 107 km

from Strasbourg: 655 km

Getting here

Coulounieix-Chamiers is in the south-west of France. Most visitors fly into the airports at either Bergerac (or Bordeaux). Alternatively to drive from the cross-channel ports takes around 9-11 hours. For driving distances to Coulounieix-Chamiers from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Coulounieix-Chamiers): Atur, Boulazac, Champcevinel, Chancelade, Marsac-sur-l'Isle and Perigueux.

This page in French: Visitez Coulounieix-Chamiers