Fouleix tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fouleix: highlights and tourist information

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Fouleix is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 22 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Fouleix is 449 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Villamblard at 12 km and Tremolat at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fouleix, 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 Fouleix 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 Fouleix

Markets in and near Fouleix

  • Vergt: market Friday (6km)
  • Lalinde: market Thursday (17km)
  • Saint-Pierre-de-Chignac: market Saturday (21km)
  • Le Bugue: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Saint-Astier: market Thursday (21km)
  • Bergerac: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (22km)
  • Perigueux: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (22km)
  • Le Buisson-de-Cadouin: market Friday (24km)
  • Mussidan: market Saturday (26km)
  • Les Eyzies: market Monday all day - seasonal market only (27km)

More information about Fouleix, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Fouleix, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (17km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (22km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (24km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (25km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (25km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (32km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (34km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (40km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (42km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (44km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (45km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Montréal (18km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (24km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (29km)
  • Jardin de Conty (35km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (36km)
  • Parc et potager de Pouthet (42km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (42km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (44km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (47km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (47km)
  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (48km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte du Grand Roc (27km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fouleix

Canton: Vergt

Arrondissement: Périgueux

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24380

Distance to Fouleix

from Perigueux (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 449 km

from Calais: 669 km

from Nice: 543 km

from Bordeaux: 100 km

from Strasbourg: 670 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beauregard-et-Bassac, Clermont-de-Beauregard, Saint-Amand-de-Vergt, Saint-Georges-de-Montclard, Saint-Laurent-Des-Batons, Saint-Maime-de-Pereyrol, Saint-Martin-Des-Combes, Saint-Michel-de-Villadeix and Vergt.

This page in French: Visiter Fouleix