Auriac-du-Perigord tourism and travel guide

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Visit Auriac-du-Perigord: highlights and tourist information

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Auriac-du-Perigord is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 34 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Auriac-du-Perigord is 427 kilometres from Paris).

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

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Auriac-du-Perigord, 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 Auriac-du-Perigord in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Auriac-du-Perigord

Markets in and near Auriac-du-Perigord

  • Montignac: market Wednesday & Saturday (5km)
  • Thenon: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Le Lardin-Saint-Lazare: market Friday (7km)
  • Terrasson: market Thursday (13km)
  • Les Eyzies: market Monday all day - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Saint-Pierre-de-Chignac: market Saturday (22km)
  • Sarlat: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (25km)
  • Le Bugue: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Excideuil: market Thursday (26km)
  • Saint-Cyprien: market Sunday (27km)

More information about Auriac-du-Perigord, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Auriac-du-Perigord, France

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

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) (10km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (11km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (25km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (29km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (31km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (34km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (35km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (36km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (37km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (38km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (38km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (38km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (39km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (46km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (47km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Losse (9km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (13km)
  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (17km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (21km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (32km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (34km)
  • Jardin de Conty (34km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (34km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (35km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (36km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte du Grand Roc (21km)
  • Gouffre de la Fage (30km)

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) (51km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Auriac-du-Perigord

Canton: Montignac

Arrondissement: Sarlat-la-Canéda

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 24290

Distance to Auriac-du-Perigord

from Perigueux (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 427 km

from Calais: 652 km

from Nice: 512 km

from Bordeaux: 138 km

from Strasbourg: 634 km

Getting here

Auriac-du-Perigord 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 Auriac-du-Perigord from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aubas, Azerat, Bars, Fanlac, La Bachellerie, Les Farges, Montignac, Peyrignac and Thenon.

This page in French: Visiter Auriac-du-Perigord