Ginestet tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ginestet in Dordogne

Photo is of Bergerac at 7 km from Ginestet

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Ginestet 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 Ginestet in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Bergerac at 7 km and Issac at 12 km.

Ginestet, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 7 km (direction south-east)

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

See Bergerac guide


at 12 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Issac guide


at 14 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Monbazillac guide


at 15 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Mussidan guide


at 15 km (direction north-east)

North of Bergerac, Villamblard is a pleasant town to discover and surrounded by attractive...

See Villamblard guide
Chateau de Bridoire

Chateau de Bridoire

Castle at 16 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Chateau de Bridoire guide


at 18 km (direction west-south-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
Chateau de Lanquais

Chateau de Lanquais

Castle at 22 km (direction east-south-east)

The Chateau de Lanquais - sometimes called the Louvre of the Perigord - combines...

See Chateau de Lanquais guide
Neuvic sur l\'Isle

Neuvic sur l'Isle

at 22 km (direction north-north-east)

Neuvic is a small town with a chateau, the Chateau de Neuvic which is...

See Neuvic sur l'Isle guide


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

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

See Eynesse guide


at 24 km (direction south-east)

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

See Issigeac guide
Les Jardins de Sardy

Les Jardins de Sardy

Garden at 25 km (direction west)

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

See Les Jardins de Sardy guide


at 27 km (direction south)

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

See Eymet guide


at 28 km (direction north-north-east)

Saint Astier is a small town in the Dordogne with an attractive riverside setting....

See Saint-Astier guide

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Markets in and near Ginestet

  • Bergerac: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (8km)
  • Mussidan: market Saturday (15km)
  • Montpon-Menesterol: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Issigeac: market Sunday (24km)
  • Lalinde: market Thursday (25km)
  • Eymet: market Thursday (27km)
  • Vergt: market Friday (27km)
  • Saint-Astier: market Thursday (27km)
  • Castillonnes: market Friday - seasonal market only (31km)
  • Castillonnes: market Tuesday (31km)

More information about Ginestet, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Ginestet, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (32km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (34km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (37km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (38km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (38km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (38km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (40km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Montréal (12km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (26km)
  • Parc et potager de Pouthet (27km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (39km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (42km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (49km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (49km)

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

Ginestet is in the south-west of France at 38 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Ginestet is 463 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Ginestet

Canton: Force

Arrondissement: Bergerac

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24130

Distance to Ginestet

from Perigueux (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 463 km

from Calais: 680 km

from Nice: 560 km

from Bordeaux: 80 km

from Strasbourg: 691 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 Ginestet from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bosset, La Force, Laveyssiere, Lunas, Maurens and Saint-Jean-d'Eyraud.

This page in French: Visiter Ginestet