Eymet tourism and travel guide

Photo of Eymet in Dordogne

Visit Eymet: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The bastide town of Eymet,south of Bergerac, has some lovely medieval houses and an attractive seting on the Dropt river

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Eymet. For detailed visitor information see the Eymet travel guide.

Eymet is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 63 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Eymet is 489 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Miramont-de-Guyenne at 8 km and Allemans-du-Dropt at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Eymet, 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 Eymet 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 Eymet

Markets in and near Eymet

Market days in Eymet: weekly market: Thursday;

  • Eymet: market Thursday (0km)
  • Miramont-de-Guyenne: market Friday - seasonal market only (8km)
  • Miramont-de-Guyenne: market Monday (8km)
  • Castillonnes: market Friday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Castillonnes: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Duras: market Thursday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Duras: market Saturday & Monday (17km)
  • Issigeac: market Sunday (18km)
  • Bergerac: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (21km)
  • Cancon: market Monday (23km)

More information about Eymet, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Eymet, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Sainte Livrade (Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot) (34km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (41km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (45km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (49km)
  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (50km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (50km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Frespech) (52km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lacour) (60km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et potager de Pouthet (0km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (26km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (26km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (31km)
  • Ets Latour-Marliac (34km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (39km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (45km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Fontirou (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Eymet

Canton: Eymet

Arrondissement: Bergerac

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24500

Distance to Eymet

from Perigueux (prefecture): 63 km

from Paris: 489 km

from Calais: 707 km

from Nice: 558 km

from Bordeaux: 79 km

from Strasbourg: 710 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Agnac, Bourgougnague, Fonroque, La Sauvetat-du-Dropt, Lauzun, Razac-d'Eymet, Roumagne, Sainte-Eulalie-d'Eymet, Serres-et-Montguyard and Soumensac.

This page in French: Visiter Eymet