Badefols-d'Ans tourism and travel guide

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Badefols-d'Ans is situated in the Dordogne department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

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This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Badefols-d'Ans. For detailed visitor information see the Badefols-d'Ans travel guide.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Badefols-d'Ans in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Hautefort at 6 km and Saint-Robert at 8 km.

Badefols-d'Ans, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Badefols d'Ans

Badefols d'Ans

less than one km (direction north-west)

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

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Chateau de Hautefort

Chateau de Hautefort

Castle at 6 km (direction west-north-west)

At Chateau de Hautefort you can see a vey imposing castle and...

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at 8 km (direction east-north-east), in the Correze department

Centred around the 12th century Church of Saint-Robert, Saint-Robert is classed among...

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at 12 km (direction west-north-west)

The small village of Tourtoirac has a church and river walk as...

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at 13 km (direction south-east)

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

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Les Jardins de l'Imaginaire

Les Jardins de l'Imaginaire

Garden at 14 km (direction south-east)

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

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at 16 km (direction east-north-east), in the Correze department

Saint-Bonnet-la-Rivière is a small village with an unusual round church in the...

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at 17 km (direction north-west)

The town of Excideuil in the northern Dordogne has a lively market...

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at 18 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Montignac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 19 km (direction south-south-east)

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

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Lascaux caves

Lascaux caves

Cave at 19 km (direction south)

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

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at 20 km (direction south-south-west)

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

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Les Jardins de Colette

Les Jardins de Colette

Garden at 21 km (direction east), in the Correze department

The Jardins de Colette is a garden which represents the life of...

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Chateau de Losse

Chateau de Losse

Castle at 23 km (direction south-south-west)

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

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Markets in and near Badefols-d'Ans

  • Le Lardin-Saint-Lazare: market Friday (11km)
  • Terrasson: market Thursday (13km)
  • Thenon: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Objat: market Sunday (17km)
  • Excideuil: market Thursday (17km)
  • Montignac: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Allassac: market Wednesday & Friday (22km)
  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (27km)
  • Saint-Pierre-de-Chignac: market Saturday (29km)
  • Thiviers: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (31km)

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Tourist attractions near Badefols-d'Ans, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche (32km)
  • Nontron (54km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (26km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (30km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (38km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (38km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (41km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (42km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (43km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (43km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (43km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (45km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

Sites of natural beauty

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)


Geography and distances

Badefols-d'Ans is in the south-west of France at 38 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Badefols-d'Ans is 413 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Badefols-d'Ans

Canton: Hautefort

Arrondissement: Périgueux

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24390

Distance to Badefols-d'Ans

from Perigueux (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 413 km

from Calais: 638 km

from Nice: 510 km

from Bordeaux: 146 km

from Strasbourg: 622 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 Badefols-d'Ans from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chatres, Coubjours, Hautefort, La Chapelle-Saint-Jean, Nailhac, Segonzac, Teillots and Villac.

This page in French: Visiter Badefols-d'Ans