Firbeix tourism and travel guide

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Visit Firbeix: highlights and tourist information

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Firbeix is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 50 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Firbeix is 377 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chalus at 6 km and Chateau de Jumilhac at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Firbeix, 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 Firbeix 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 Firbeix

Markets in and near Firbeix

  • Chalus: market Friday (6km)
  • Thiviers: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Thiviers: market Saturday (20km)
  • Piegut-Pluviers: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Excideuil: market Thursday (30km)
  • Saint-Junien: market Saturday (33km)
  • Limoges: market every day (34km)
  • Brantome: market Monday - seasonal market only (36km)
  • Brantome: market Friday (36km)
  • Mareuil: market Tuesday (44km)

More information about Firbeix, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Firbeix, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Limousin (34km)

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 (14km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (21km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (26km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre (Solignac) (29km)
  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (33km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (36km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (50km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de Liliane (19km)
  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (40km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (15km)
  • Site Corot (34km)
  • Grotte de Montgaudier (40km)

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 (15km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Firbeix

Canton: Saint-Pardoux-la-Rivière

Arrondissement: Nontron

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24450

Distance to Firbeix

from Perigueux (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 377 km

from Calais: 599 km

from Nice: 541 km

from Bordeaux: 148 km

from Strasbourg: 611 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bussiere-Galant, Dournazac, Mialet and Saint-Pierre-de-Frugie.

This page in French: Visiter Firbeix