Bussac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bussac in Dordogne

Photo is of Chateau de Bourdeilles at 6 km from Bussac

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

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Bourdeilles at 6 km and Bourdeilles at 6 km.

Bussac, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau de Bourdeilles

Chateau de Bourdeilles

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

The Chateau de Bourdeilles consists of a medieval defensive castle and a Renaissance castle...

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at 6 km (direction north-north-west)

Close to Brantome, the Chateau de Bourdeilles is quite modest compared with some in...

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Brantome Abbey

Brantome Abbey

Abbey at 11 km (direction north-north-east)

Brantome Abbey is an impressive abbey with troglodyte caves in the beautiful town of...

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at 11 km (direction north-north-east)

In an idyllic setting on the Isle River and with an imposing abbey, Brantome...

See Brantome guide


at 13 km (direction south-east)

One of our favourite towns in the Dordogne, Perigueux has an imposing byzantine cathedral...

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Perigueux cathedral

Perigueux cathedral

Cathedral at 13 km (direction south-east)

The cathedral in Perigueux combines roman and byzantine elements to create a most unusual...

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at 15 km (direction south-south-west)

Saint Astier is a small town in the Dordogne with an attractive riverside setting....

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Chateau de Puyguilhem

Chateau de Puyguilhem

Castle at 20 km (direction north-east)

Extensive renovation work at the Chateau de Puyguilhem has brought a new lease of...

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at 21 km (direction west)

Riberac, a quiet and traditional town, is well known for the large market held...

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Le Bouquet

Le Bouquet

at 21 km (direction east)

The Jardin du Bouquet is a large park containing 50 different gardens of clipped...

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at 21 km (direction east)

Sorges is a village in the Dordogne renowned for its truffles and has an...

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Neuvic sur l\'Isle

Neuvic sur l'Isle

at 22 km (direction south-west)

Neuvic is a small town with a chateau, the Chateau de Neuvic which is...

See Neuvic sur l'Isle guide


at 23 km (direction north-west)

The village of Mareuil in Mareuil-en-Perigord was one of the four baronies of the...

See Mareuil-en-Perigord guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction east-north-east)

Saint-Jean-de-Cole is a small but very pretty village with a nice church and beautiful...

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Markets in and near Bussac

  • Lisle: market Tuesday (5km)
  • Tocane-Saint-Apre: market Monday & (9km)
  • Brantome: market Monday - seasonal market only (11km)
  • Brantome: market Friday (11km)
  • Perigueux: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (13km)
  • Saint-Astier: market Thursday (15km)
  • Riberac: market Tuesday & Friday (21km)
  • Mareuil: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Saint-Pierre-de-Chignac: market Saturday (26km)
  • Vergt: market Friday (29km)

More information about Bussac, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Bussac, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (8km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (9km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (11km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (13km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (20km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (21km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (29km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (45km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (50km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (51km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (54km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (55km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (56km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (56km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (57km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

Sites of natural beauty

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Hilaire-les-Places (60km)

Geography and distances

Bussac is in the south-west of France at 13 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Bussac is 420 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bussac

Canton: Brantôme

Arrondissement: Périgueux

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24350

Distance to Bussac

from Perigueux (prefecture): 13 km

from Paris: 420 km

from Calais: 638 km

from Nice: 556 km

from Bordeaux: 105 km

from Strasbourg: 655 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 Bussac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Biras, Bourdeilles, Creyssac, La Chapelle-Gonaguet, Lisle, Mensignac and Sencenac-Puy-de-Fourches.

This page in French: Visiter Bussac