Atur tourism and travel guide

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Visit Atur: highlights and tourist information

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Atur is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 6 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Atur is 431 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Perigueux cathedral at 5 km and Perigueux at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Atur, 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 Atur in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Atur

Markets in and near Atur

  • Perigueux: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (5km)
  • Saint-Pierre-de-Chignac: market Saturday (8km)
  • Vergt: market Friday (13km)
  • Saint-Astier: market Thursday (18km)
  • Lisle: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Tocane-Saint-Apre: market Monday & (24km)
  • Thenon: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Brantome: market Monday - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Brantome: market Friday (26km)
  • Le Bugue: market Tuesday (28km)

More information about Atur, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Atur, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Atur.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Nontron (44km)
  • Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche (55km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (5km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (10km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (11km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (26km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (30km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (31km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (33km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (33km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (34km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (40km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (45km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (45km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (46km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Montréal (27km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (32km)
  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (34km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (35km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (40km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (43km)
  • Jardin de Conty (44km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (48km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (48km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (51km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte du Grand Roc (31km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Atur

Canton: Saint-Pierre-de-Chignac

Arrondissement: Périgueux

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24750

Distance to Atur

from Perigueux (prefecture): 6 km

from Paris: 431 km

from Calais: 651 km

from Nice: 541 km

from Bordeaux: 110 km

from Strasbourg: 655 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boulazac, Chalagnac, Coulounieix-Chamiers, Marsaneix, Notre-Dame-de-Sanilhac, Perigueux and Saint-Laurent-sur-Manoire.

This page in French: Visiter Atur