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Auriac-du-Perigord tourism and travel guide

Photo of Auriac-du-Perigord in Dordogne

Photo is of Montignac at 5 km from Auriac-du-Perigord

Visit Auriac-du-Perigord: highlights and tourist information

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Auriac-du-Perigord is situated in the Dordogne department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

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

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!



at 5 km (direction south-south-east)

Best known for being close to Lascaux caves, the small town of...

See Montignac guide


at 5 km (direction south-west)

Fanlac is a charming village and was the location for the film...

See Fanlac guide
Lascaux caves

Lascaux caves

Cave at 6 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Lascaux caves guide
Chateau de Losse

Chateau de Losse

Castle at 9 km (direction south)

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

See Chateau de Losse guide


Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Saint-Amand-de-Coly guide


at 11 km (direction south-west)

The village of Plazac is very small but well worth exploring, and...

See Plazac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 11 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere guide


at 13 km (direction east)

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

See Terrasson guide
Les Jardins de l'Imaginaire

Les Jardins de l'Imaginaire

Garden at 13 km (direction east)

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

See Les Jardins de l'Imaginaire guide
Le Moustier

Le Moustier

at 14 km (direction south-south-west)

Le Moustier is a small village that is home to two prehistoric...

See Le Moustier guide


Cave at 14 km (direction south-south-west)

The prehistoric dwellings built in the cliffs at La Roque-Saint-Christophe are one...

See La-Roque-Saint-Christophe guide
Grotte de Rouffignac

Grotte de Rouffignac

Cave at 14 km (direction west-south-west)

The Grotte de Rouffignac contains engravings and drawings of more than 100...

See Grotte de Rouffignac guide
Badefols d'Ans

Badefols d'Ans

at 15 km (direction north-north-east)

Badefols d'Ans is a small village around a castle and church...

See Badefols d'Ans guide


at 15 km (direction south-east)

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

See Saint-Geniès guide

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

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)

Hotels near Auriac-du-Perigord

More information about Auriac-du-Perigord, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Auriac-du-Perigord, France

What to do at Auriac-du-Perigord? 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

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) (51km)

Geography and distances

Auriac-du-Perigord is in the south-west of France at 34 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Auriac-du-Perigord is 427 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Auriac-du-Perigord

Canton: Montignac

Arrondissement: Sarlat-la-Canéda

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-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

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

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