Chancelade tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chancelade: highlights and tourist information

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Chancelade is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 5 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Chancelade is 425 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Perigueux at 4 km and Bourdeilles at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chancelade, 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 Chancelade 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 Chancelade

Markets in and near Chancelade

  • Perigueux: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (5km)
  • Lisle: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Saint-Astier: market Thursday (13km)
  • Tocane-Saint-Apre: market Monday & (15km)
  • Saint-Pierre-de-Chignac: market Saturday (17km)
  • Brantome: market Monday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Brantome: market Friday (17km)
  • Vergt: market Friday (20km)
  • Riberac: market Tuesday & Friday (26km)
  • Mussidan: market Saturday (31km)

More information about Chancelade, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Chancelade, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Nontron (36km)
  • Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche (54km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perigord-Limousin (46km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (0km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (1km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (5km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (18km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (25km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (26km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (30km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (39km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (42km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (55km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (56km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (63km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Montréal (27km)
  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (38km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (41km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (44km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (49km)
  • Jardin de Conty (54km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (58km)
  • Logis de Forge (58km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (59km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (62km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte du Grand Roc (41km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chancelade

Canton: Périgueux-Ouest

Arrondissement: Périgueux

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 24650

Distance to Chancelade

from Perigueux (prefecture): 5 km

from Paris: 425 km

from Calais: 644 km

from Nice: 550 km

from Bordeaux: 106 km

from Strasbourg: 655 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Champcevinel, Chateau-l'Eveque, Coulounieix-Chamiers, La Chapelle-Gonaguet, Marsac-sur-l'Isle, Perigueux and Razac-sur-l'Isle.

This page in French: Visiter Chancelade