Gardonne tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gardonne in Dordogne

Photo is of Sainte-Foy-la-Grande at 9 km from Gardonne

Visit Gardonne: highlights and tourist information

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Gardonne in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Sainte-Foy-la-Grande at 9 km and Bergerac at 12 km.

Gardonne, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 9 km (direction west), in the Gironde department

Sainte-Foy-la-Grande, on the Dordogne river west of Bergerac, has an attractive medieval centre with...

See Sainte-Foy-la-Grande guide


at 12 km (direction east)

Bergerac is a substantial town on the banks of the river and with an...

See Bergerac guide
Chateau de Bridoire

Chateau de Bridoire

Castle at 12 km (direction east-south-east)

Visit the Chateau de Bridoire, a medieval chateau with lots of games for all...

See Chateau de Bridoire guide


at 13 km (direction east-south-east)

Monbazillac is home to the Chateau de Monbazillac, famous producer of sweet white wines...

See Monbazillac guide


at 14 km (direction west), in the Gironde department

A nice place to stroll down to the banks of the Dordogne river -...

See Eynesse guide
Les Jardins de Sardy

Les Jardins de Sardy

Garden at 18 km (direction west)

The Jardins de Sardy to the wet of Bergerac are one of our favourite...

See Les Jardins de Sardy guide


at 19 km (direction south-south-east)

The bastide town of Eymet,south of Bergerac, has some lovely medieval houses and an...

See Eymet guide


at 22 km (direction south-west), in the Lot-et-Garonne department

Duras is a quiet town that is above all known for the local wine...

See Duras guide


National Monument at 22 km (direction west)

At Montcaret you can visit the archaeological site of a Roman villa to see...

See Montcaret guide


at 22 km (direction north-north-east)

Issac is a pretty village with a 15th century tower and a Romanesque church....

See Issac guide


at 22 km (direction north-north-east)

Mussidan is a small town on the confluence of the rivers Isle and Crempse...

See Mussidan guide


at 23 km (direction west-south-west), in the Gironde department

Pellegrue is a very small village but well worth exploring when you are visiting...

See Pellegrue guide


at 24 km (direction south-south-west), in the Lot-et-Garonne department

Although small, Allemans-du-Dropt has a few monuments of interest of which our favourite is...

See Allemans-du-Dropt guide


at 24 km (direction east-south-east)

The historic small town of Issigeac has many lovely old houses and the most...

See Issigeac guide

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Markets in and near Gardonne

  • Bergerac: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (12km)
  • Eymet: market Thursday (19km)
  • Duras: market Thursday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Duras: market Saturday & Monday (21km)
  • Mussidan: market Saturday (22km)
  • Montpon-Menesterol: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Issigeac: market Sunday (24km)
  • Miramont-de-Guyenne: market Friday - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Miramont-de-Guyenne: market Monday (26km)
  • Castillonnes: market Friday - seasonal market only (28km)

More information about Gardonne, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Gardonne, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (39km)
  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (39km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (40km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (42km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (48km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (48km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Sardy (18km)
  • Parc et potager de Pouthet (19km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (22km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (39km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Gardonne is in the south-west of France at 49 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Gardonne is 472 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Gardonne

Canton: Sigoulès

Arrondissement: Bergerac

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24680

Distance to Gardonne

from Perigueux (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 472 km

from Calais: 689 km

from Nice: 566 km

from Bordeaux: 72 km

from Strasbourg: 702 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 Gardonne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Gageac-et-Rouillac, La Force, Lamonzie-Saint-Martin, Ligueux, Prigonrieux, Razac-de-Saussignac, Saint-Pierre-d'Eyraud and Saussignac.

This page in French: Visiter Gardonne