Grives tourism and travel guide

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Visit Grives: highlights and tourist information

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Grives is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 55 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Grives is 465 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Belves at 6 km and Saint-Pompon at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Grives, 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 Grives 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 Grives

Markets in and near Grives

  • Belves: market Saturday (6km)
  • Domme: market Thursday (12km)
  • Saint-Cyprien: market Sunday (12km)
  • Le Buisson-de-Cadouin: market Friday (16km)
  • Monpazier: market Thursday (17km)
  • Cazals: market Sunday (18km)
  • Sarlat: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (18km)
  • Les Eyzies: market Monday all day - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Sauveterre-la-Lemance: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Le Bugue: market Tuesday (21km)

More information about Grives, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Grives, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (6km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (11km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (16km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (18km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (23km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (23km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (27km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (35km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (36km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Livrade (Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de Conty (5km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (8km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (9km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (11km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (12km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (15km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (16km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (30km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (30km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (44km)
  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (46km)
  • Ets Latour-Marliac (61km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte du Grand Roc (20km)
  • Gouffre de la Fage (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (43km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Grives

Canton: Belvès

Arrondissement: Sarlat-la-Canéda

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 24170

Distance to Grives

from Perigueux (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 465 km

from Calais: 690 km

from Nice: 507 km

from Bordeaux: 131 km

from Strasbourg: 662 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Belves, Carves, Castelnaud-la-Chapelle, Cladech, Doissat, Larzac, Orliac, Sagelat, Saint-Amand-de-Belves, Saint-Germain-de-Belves, Saint-Laurent-la-Vallee, Saint-Pompon, Sainte-Foy-de-Belves and Veyrines-de-Domme.

This page in French: Visiter Grives