Escoire tourism and travel guide

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Visit Escoire: highlights and tourist information

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Escoire is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 10 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Escoire is 421 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Perigueux at 10 km and Tourtoirac at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Escoire, 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 Escoire 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 Escoire

Markets in and near Escoire

  • Saint-Pierre-de-Chignac: market Saturday (9km)
  • Perigueux: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (10km)
  • Thenon: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Excideuil: market Thursday (21km)
  • Vergt: market Friday (22km)
  • Brantome: market Monday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Brantome: market Friday (23km)
  • Lisle: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Thiviers: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Thiviers: market Saturday (25km)

More information about Escoire, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Escoire, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perigord-Limousin (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (11km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (14km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (15km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (23km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (24km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (29km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (34km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (37km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (37km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (40km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (46km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (60km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (24km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (30km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (37km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (37km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (40km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (45km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (46km)
  • Jardin de Conty (47km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (49km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (54km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte du Grand Roc (33km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Escoire

Canton: Savignac-les-Églises

Arrondissement: Périgueux

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 24420

Distance to Escoire

from Perigueux (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 421 km

from Calais: 643 km

from Nice: 536 km

from Bordeaux: 119 km

from Strasbourg: 645 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Antonne-et-Trigonant, Blis-et-Born, Cornille, Eyliac, Le Change, Saint-Vincent-sur-l'Isle, Sarliac-sur-l'Isle and Trelissac.

This page in French: Visiter Escoire