Chavagnac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chavagnac: highlights and tourist information

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Chavagnac is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 52 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Chavagnac is 425 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Terrasson at 7 km and Saint-Amand-de-Coly at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chavagnac, 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 Chavagnac 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 Chavagnac

Markets in and near Chavagnac

  • Terrasson: market Thursday (7km)
  • Le Lardin-Saint-Lazare: market Friday (12km)
  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (15km)
  • Montignac: market Wednesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Objat: market Sunday (20km)
  • Allassac: market Wednesday & Friday (20km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (23km)
  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (24km)
  • Thenon: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)

More information about Chavagnac, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Chavagnac, France

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

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)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (24km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (25km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (34km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (35km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (41km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (45km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (49km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (51km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (7km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (13km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (20km)
  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (26km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (34km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (34km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (37km)
  • Jardin de Conty (40km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (45km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (45km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de la Fage (12km)
  • Grotte du Grand Roc (33km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (39km)
  • Cascades de Gimel (44km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (49km)

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) (37km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chavagnac

Canton: Terrasson-Lavilledieu

Arrondissement: Sarlat-la-Canéda

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24120

Distance to Chavagnac

from Perigueux (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 425 km

from Calais: 653 km

from Nice: 493 km

from Bordeaux: 156 km

from Strasbourg: 621 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Grezes, La Cassagne, La Dornac, La Feuillade, Larche, Nadaillac, Pazayac, Saint-Cernin-de-Larche, Saint-Pantaleon-de-Larche and Terrasson.

This page in French: Visiter Chavagnac