Grignols tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Neuvic sur l\'Isle at 6 km from Grignols

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Grignols 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 Grignols in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Neuvic sur l\'Isle at 6 km and Villamblard at 7 km.

Grignols, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Neuvic sur l\'Isle

Neuvic sur l'Isle

at 6 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Neuvic sur l'Isle guide
Villamblard

Villamblard

at 7 km (direction south)

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

See Villamblard guide
Saint-Astier

Saint-Astier

at 7 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Saint-Astier guide
Issac

Issac

at 11 km (direction south-west)

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

See Issac guide
 
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Mussidan

Mussidan

at 15 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Mussidan guide
Perigueux cathedral

Perigueux cathedral

Cathedral at 18 km (direction east-north-east)

The cathedral in Perigueux combines roman and byzantine elements to create a most unusual...

See Perigueux cathedral guide
Perigueux

Perigueux

at 18 km (direction east-north-east)

One of our favourite towns in the Dordogne, Perigueux has an imposing byzantine cathedral...

See Perigueux guide
Riberac

Riberac

at 24 km (direction north-west)

Riberac, a quiet and traditional town, is well known for the large market held...

See Riberac guide
Bergerac

Bergerac

at 25 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Bergerac guide
Chateau de Bourdeilles

Chateau de Bourdeilles

Castle at 27 km (direction south-south-west)

The Chateau de Bourdeilles consists of a medieval defensive castle and a Renaissance castle...

See Chateau de Bourdeilles guide
Bourdeilles

Bourdeilles

at 27 km (direction south-south-west)

Close to Brantome, the Chateau de Bourdeilles is quite modest compared with some in...

See Bourdeilles guide
Chateau de Lanquais

Chateau de Lanquais

Castle at 31 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Chateau de Lanquais guide
Chartreuse du Colombier

Chartreuse du Colombier

Garden at 32 km (direction east-south-east)

The Chartreuse du Colombier is a charming traditional stone house with a pretty garden...

See Chartreuse du Colombier guide
Paunat

Paunat

at 32 km (direction east-south-east)

Paunat is a pretty village with a large abbey-church in the Dordogne....

See Paunat guide

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Markets in and near Grignols

  • Saint-Astier: market Thursday (7km)
  • Vergt: market Friday (15km)
  • Mussidan: market Saturday (16km)
  • Perigueux: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (18km)
  • Tocane-Saint-Apre: market Monday & (19km)
  • Lisle: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Saint-Pierre-de-Chignac: market Saturday (25km)
  • Riberac: market Tuesday & Friday (25km)
  • Bergerac: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (26km)
  • Lalinde: market Thursday (31km)

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Tourist attractions near Grignols, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (17km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (17km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (17km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (24km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (32km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (32km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (39km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (43km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (44km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (47km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Montréal (11km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (39km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (42km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (44km)
  • Jardin de Conty (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
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Geography and distances

Grignols is in the south-west of France at 18 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Grignols is 441 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Grignols

Canton: Saint-Astier

Arrondissement: Périgueux

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24110

Distance to Grignols

from Perigueux (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 441 km

from Calais: 659 km

from Nice: 556 km

from Bordeaux: 92 km

from Strasbourg: 672 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 Grignols from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bourrou, Jaure, Manzac-sur-Vern, Montrem, Neuvic, Saint-Jean-d'Estissac, Saint-Leon-sur-l'Isle, Saint-Severin-d'Estissac and Vallereuil.

This page in French: Visiter Grignols