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Issigeac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Issigeac: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The historic small town of Issigeac has many lovely old houses and the most famous Sunday market in the Dordogne

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Issigeac. For detailed visitor information see the Issigeac travel guide.

Issigeac is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 52 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Issigeac is 478 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Lanquais at 11 km and Monbazillac at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Issigeac, 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 Issigeac 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 Issigeac


Markets in and near Issigeac

Market days in Issigeac: weekly market: Sunday;

  • Issigeac: market Sunday (0km)
  • Castillonnes: market Friday - seasonal market only (8km)
  • Castillonnes: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Villereal: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Villereal: market Saturday (15km)
  • Lalinde: market Thursday (15km)
  • Bergerac: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (17km)
  • Eymet: market Thursday (18km)
  • Cancon: market Monday (22km)
  • Monpazier: market Thursday (23km)

More information about Issigeac, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Issigeac, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (24km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (28km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (32km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (32km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Livrade (Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Issigeac

Canton: Issigeac

Arrondissement: Bergerac

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24560

Distance to Issigeac

from Perigueux (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 478 km

from Calais: 698 km

from Nice: 543 km

from Bordeaux: 94 km

from Strasbourg: 693 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boisse, Cavarc, Conne-de-Labarde, Monmadales, Monmarves, Monsaguel, Montaut, Plaisance, Saint-Cernin-de-Labarde, Saint-Perdoux, Saint-Quentin-du-Dropt and Sainte-Radegonde.

This page in French: Visiter Issigeac

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