Corgnac-sur-l'Isle tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Thiviers at 5 km from Corgnac-sur-l'Isle

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Corgnac-sur-l'Isle 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 Corgnac-sur-l'Isle in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Thiviers at 5 km and Excideuil at 9 km.

Corgnac-sur-l'Isle, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 5 km (direction north-north-west)

Thiviers is a very typical Dordogne market town, best known for the...

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at 9 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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Le Bouquet

Le Bouquet

at 10 km (direction south-west)

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

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at 10 km (direction south-west)

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

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Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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at 15 km (direction south-east)

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

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Chateau de Jumilhac

Chateau de Jumilhac

Castle at 16 km (direction north-east)

The Chateau de Jumilhac is in the northern Dordogn, within the Perigord-Limousin...

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Chateau de Puyguilhem

Chateau de Puyguilhem

Castle at 17 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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Chateau de Hautefort

Chateau de Hautefort

Castle at 20 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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at 23 km (direction west)

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

See Brantome guide
Brantome Abbey

Brantome Abbey

Abbey at 23 km (direction west)

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

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at 25 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Vienne department

Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche is a small town with a collegiale church and a small...

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Badefols d'Ans

Badefols d'Ans

at 25 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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at 27 km (direction south-west)

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

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Markets in and near Corgnac-sur-l'Isle

  • Thiviers: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (5km)
  • Thiviers: market Saturday (5km)
  • Excideuil: market Thursday (9km)
  • Brantome: market Monday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Brantome: market Friday (23km)
  • Thenon: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Perigueux: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (28km)
  • Saint-Pierre-de-Chignac: market Saturday (29km)
  • Chalus: market Friday (31km)
  • Lisle: market Tuesday (33km)

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Tourist attractions near Corgnac-sur-l'Isle, France

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

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 (25km)
  • Nontron (28km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (5km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (16km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (24km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (28km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (29km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (29km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (42km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre (Solignac) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (38km)
  • Grotte de Montgaudier (49km)
  • Gouffre de la Fage (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Hilaire-les-Places (34km)

Geography and distances

Corgnac-sur-l'Isle is in the south-west of France at 28 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Corgnac-sur-l'Isle is 401 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Corgnac-sur-l'Isle

Canton: Thiviers

Arrondissement: Nontron

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24800

Distance to Corgnac-sur-l'Isle

from Perigueux (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 401 km

from Calais: 623 km

from Nice: 534 km

from Bordeaux: 134 km

from Strasbourg: 627 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 Corgnac-sur-l'Isle from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Eyzerac, Nantheuil, Nanthiat, Saint-Germain-Des-Pres, Saint-Jory-Las-Bloux, Saint-Sulpice-d'Excideuil and Thiviers.

This page in French: Visiter Corgnac-sur-l'Isle