Grolejac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Grolejac: highlights and tourist information

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Grolejac is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 61 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Grolejac is 457 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Carsac-Aillac at 3 km and Les Jardins d'eau at 3 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Grolejac, 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 Grolejac 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 Grolejac

Markets in and near Grolejac

  • Domme: market Thursday (6km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Thursday - seasonal market only (7km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Saturday (7km)
  • Sarlat: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (11km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (17km)
  • Cazals: market Sunday (19km)
  • Saint-Cyprien: market Sunday (20km)
  • Belves: market Saturday (23km)
  • Les Eyzies: market Monday all day - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)

More information about Grolejac, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Grolejac, France

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

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)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (7km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (7km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (10km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (17km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (27km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (28km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (28km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (37km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Caudon (6km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (10km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (10km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (13km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (18km)
  • Jardin de Conty (19km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (27km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (27km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (31km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (35km)
  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte du Grand Roc (26km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (36km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (37km)
  • Gouffre de la Fage (37km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (25km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Grolejac

Canton: Domme

Arrondissement: Sarlat-la-Canéda

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24250

Distance to Grolejac

from Perigueux (prefecture): 61 km

from Paris: 457 km

from Calais: 684 km

from Nice: 491 km

from Bordeaux: 148 km

from Strasbourg: 646 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Calviac-en-Perigord, Carsac-Aillac, Milhac, Saint-Cirq-Madelon, Saint-Julien-de-Lampon, Sainte-Mondane, Veyrignac and Vitrac.

This page in French: Visiter Grolejac