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Eyvirat tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Brantome at 9 km from Eyvirat

Visit Eyvirat: highlights and tourist information

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Eyvirat is situated in the Dordogne department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Brantome at 9 km and Brantome Abbey at 9 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Eyvirat, 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 Eyvirat in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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



at 9 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Brantome guide
Brantome Abbey

Brantome Abbey

Abbey at 9 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Brantome Abbey guide
Le Bouquet

Le Bouquet

at 9 km (direction east)

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

See Le Bouquet guide


at 9 km (direction east)

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

See Sorges guide
Chateau de Puyguilhem

Chateau de Puyguilhem

Castle at 12 km (direction east)

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

See Chateau de Puyguilhem guide


Most Beautiful Village at 13 km (direction north-east)

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

See Saint-Jean-de-Cole guide


at 13 km (direction west)

Close to Brantome, the Chateau de Bourdeilles is quite modest compared with...

See Bourdeilles guide
Chateau de Bourdeilles

Chateau de Bourdeilles

Castle at 13 km (direction west)

The Chateau de Bourdeilles consists of a medieval defensive castle and a...

See Chateau de Bourdeilles guide


at 15 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Perigueux guide
Perigueux cathedral

Perigueux cathedral

Cathedral at 16 km (direction south-south-west)

The cathedral in Perigueux combines roman and byzantine elements to...

See Perigueux cathedral guide


at 17 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Thiviers guide


at 23 km (direction east)

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

See Excideuil guide


at 24 km (direction north-north-west)

Nontron is a quiet town within the Perigord-Limousin Regional Natural...

See Nontron guide


at 25 km (direction east)

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

See Tourtoirac guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Dordogne

Map of places to visit near Eyvirat


Markets in and near Eyvirat

  • Brantome: market Monday - seasonal market only (9km)
  • Brantome: market Friday (9km)
  • Perigueux: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (16km)
  • Lisle: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Thiviers: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Thiviers: market Saturday (17km)
  • Tocane-Saint-Apre: market Monday & (22km)
  • Excideuil: market Thursday (23km)
  • Saint-Pierre-de-Chignac: market Saturday (24km)
  • Saint-Astier: market Thursday (27km)

More information about Eyvirat, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Eyvirat, France

What to do at Eyvirat? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Eyvirat.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Nontron (24km)
  • Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche (41km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (10km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (11km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (14km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (15km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (16km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (17km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (43km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (32km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (41km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (44km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (48km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (59km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (44km)
  • Grotte de Montgaudier (44km)
  • Grotte du Grand Roc (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Hilaire-les-Places (48km)

Geography and distances

Eyvirat is in the south-west of France at 15 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Eyvirat is 411 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Eyvirat

Canton: Brantôme

Arrondissement: Périgueux

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24460

Distance to Eyvirat

from Perigueux (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 411 km

from Calais: 631 km

from Nice: 547 km

from Bordeaux: 118 km

from Strasbourg: 643 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 Eyvirat from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Agonac, La Chapelle-Faucher, Lempzours, Ligueux, Saint-Front-d'Alemps and Saint-Pierre-de-Cole.

This page in French: Visiter Eyvirat

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