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Archignac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Archignac in Dordogne

Photo is of Salignac-Eyvigues at 4 km from Archignac

Visit Archignac: highlights and tourist information

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Archignac is situated in the Dordogne department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Salignac-Eyvigues at 4 km and Saint-Geniès at 5 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Archignac, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Archignac in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 4 km (direction south-south-east)

The small town of Salignac-Eyvigues in the Dordogne has several places...

See Salignac-Eyvigues guide


at 5 km (direction west-south-west)

Saint-Geniès is a traditional Dordogne village around a small castle...

See Saint-Geniès guide
Jardins du manoir d'Eyrignac

Jardins du manoir d'Eyrignac

Garden at 8 km (direction south)

The Gardens of the Manoir d'Eyrignac are a remarkable garden with large...

See Jardins du manoir d'Eyrignac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 8 km (direction north-west)

The village of Saint-Amand-de-Coly is one of the prettiest in the...

See Saint-Amand-de-Coly guide
Lascaux caves

Lascaux caves

Cave at 12 km (direction west-north-west)

The Lascaux Caves are famous worldwide because of the large number of...

See Lascaux caves guide
Les Jardins de l'Imaginaire

Les Jardins de l'Imaginaire

Garden at 13 km (direction west-north-west)

The Jardins de l'Imaginaire is a lovely contemporary garden in...

See Les Jardins de l'Imaginaire guide


at 13 km (direction west-north-west)

The quiet town of Terrasson in the north of the department is...

See Terrasson guide


at 13 km (direction west-north-west)

Best known for being close to Lascaux caves, the...

See Montignac guide


at 14 km (direction south-south-east)

Carlux is a pretty village with the ruins of a...

See Carlux guide
Les Jardins de Cadiot

Les Jardins de Cadiot

Garden at 14 km (direction south-south-east)

The Jardins de Cadiot is a pretty garden in the...

See Les Jardins de Cadiot guide
Chateau de Losse

Chateau de Losse

Castle at 15 km (direction west)

Close to Montignac, the Chateau de Losse is an interesting castle...

See Chateau de Losse guide


at 15 km (direction south-west)

Sarlat is the historic capital of the region, and perhaps the most...

See Sarlat guide
Chateau de Puymartin

Chateau de Puymartin

Castle at 17 km (direction west-south-west)

The views, the furnishings and the legend of a resident ghost...

See Chateau de Puymartin guide


Most Beautiful Village at 18 km (direction west)

In the heart of the UNESCO listed Vézère Valley, the...

See Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Dordogne

Map of places to visit near Archignac


Markets in and near Archignac

  • Terrasson: market Thursday (13km)
  • Montignac: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Le Lardin-Saint-Lazare: market Friday (15km)
  • Sarlat: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (15km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (18km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Thursday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Saturday (22km)
  • Thenon: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (24km)
  • Domme: market Thursday (25km)

More information about Archignac, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Archignac, France

What to do at Archignac? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Archignac.

Grand sites of France

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

  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (8km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (18km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (18km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (22km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (25km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (34km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (36km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (41km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (48km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (33km)

Geography and distances

Archignac is in the south-west of France at 51 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Archignac is 435 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Archignac

Canton: Salignac-Eyvigues

Arrondissement: Sarlat-la-Canéda

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24590

Distance to Archignac

from Perigueux (prefecture): 51 km

from Paris: 435 km

from Calais: 662 km

from Nice: 495 km

from Bordeaux: 150 km

from Strasbourg: 630 km

Getting here

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 Archignac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Jayac, La Cassagne, Paulin, Saint-Amand-de-Coly, Saint-Crepin-et-Carlucet and Saint-Genies.

This page in French: Visiter Archignac

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