Faux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Faux: highlights and tourist information

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Faux is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 44 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Faux is 470 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Issigeac at 7 km and Beaumont-du-Perigord at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Faux, 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 Faux 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 Faux

Markets in and near Faux

  • Issigeac: market Sunday (7km)
  • Lalinde: market Thursday (8km)
  • Bergerac: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (14km)
  • Castillonnes: market Friday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Castillonnes: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Villereal: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • Villereal: market Saturday (18km)
  • Le Buisson-de-Cadouin: market Friday (22km)
  • Monpazier: market Thursday (23km)
  • Eymet: market Thursday (23km)

More information about Faux, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Faux, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (18km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (21km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (26km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (43km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Livrade (Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot) (44km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (44km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de Planbuisson (22km)
  • Parc et potager de Pouthet (23km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (24km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (29km)
  • Jardin de Conty (32km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (41km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (42km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (43km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (45km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (47km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (49km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte du Grand Roc (34km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Faux

Canton: Issigeac

Arrondissement: Bergerac

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24560

Distance to Faux

from Perigueux (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 470 km

from Calais: 691 km

from Nice: 541 km

from Bordeaux: 96 km

from Strasbourg: 686 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bardou, Couze-et-Saint-Front, Lanquais, Monmadales, Monsac, Monsaguel, Montaut, Saint-Agne, Saint-Aubin-de-Lanquais, Saint-Capraise-de-Lalinde, Saint-Cernin-de-Labarde, Varennes and Verdon.

This page in French: Visiter Faux