Fonroque tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fonroque: highlights and tourist information

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Fonroque is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 59 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Fonroque is 485 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Eymet at 4 km and Chateau de Bridoire at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fonroque, 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 Fonroque 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 Fonroque

Markets in and near Fonroque

  • Eymet: market Thursday (4km)
  • Miramont-de-Guyenne: market Friday - seasonal market only (12km)
  • Miramont-de-Guyenne: market Monday (12km)
  • Castillonnes: market Friday - seasonal market only (14km)
  • Castillonnes: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Issigeac: market Sunday (15km)
  • Bergerac: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (17km)
  • Duras: market Thursday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Duras: market Saturday & Monday (19km)
  • Cancon: market Monday (25km)

More information about Fonroque, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Fonroque, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (33km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Livrade (Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (38km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (41km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (49km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Frespech) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et potager de Pouthet (4km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (30km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (30km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (30km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (35km)
  • Ets Latour-Marliac (37km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (42km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Fontirou (48km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fonroque

Canton: Eymet

Arrondissement: Bergerac

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24500

Distance to Fonroque

from Perigueux (prefecture): 59 km

from Paris: 485 km

from Calais: 703 km

from Nice: 557 km

from Bordeaux: 80 km

from Strasbourg: 706 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Eymet, Flaugeac, Mescoules, Razac-d'Eymet, Sadillac, Saint-Aubin-de-Cadelech, Saint-Julien-d'Eymet, Sainte-Eulalie-d'Eymet, Sainte-Innocence, Serres-et-Montguyard and Singleyrac.

This page in French: Visiter Fonroque