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La Chapelle-Faucher tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chateau de Puyguilhem at 6 km from La Chapelle-Faucher

Visit La Chapelle-Faucher: highlights and tourist information

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La Chapelle-Faucher is situated in the Dordogne department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Puyguilhem at 6 km and Brantome at 8 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

La Chapelle-Faucher, 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 La Chapelle-Faucher in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

Chateau de Puyguilhem

Chateau de Puyguilhem

Castle at 6 km (direction )

Extensive renovation work at the Chateau de Puyguilhem has...

See Chateau de Puyguilhem guide


at 8 km (direction west)

In an idyllic setting on the Isle River and...

See Brantome guide
Brantome Abbey

Brantome Abbey

Abbey at 8 km (direction west)

Brantome Abbey is an impressive abbey with troglodyte caves in...

See Brantome Abbey guide


Most Beautiful Village at 9 km (direction east-north-east)

Saint-Jean-de-Cole is a small but very pretty village with a nice church...

See Saint-Jean-de-Cole guide
Le Bouquet

Le Bouquet

at 12 km (direction east-south-east)

The Jardin du Bouquet is a large park containing 50...

See Le Bouquet guide


at 12 km (direction east-south-east)

Sorges is a village in the Dordogne renowned for...

See Sorges guide


at 14 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Bourdeilles guide
Chateau de Bourdeilles

Chateau de Bourdeilles

Castle at 14 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Chateau de Bourdeilles guide


at 14 km (direction east-north-east)

Thiviers is a very typical Dordogne market town, best known...

See Thiviers guide


at 19 km (direction north-north-west)

Nontron is a quiet town within the Perigord-Limousin Regional Natural Park...

See Nontron guide


at 20 km (direction south)

One of our favourite towns in the Dordogne, Perigueux...

See Perigueux guide
Perigueux cathedral

Perigueux cathedral

Cathedral at 21 km (direction south)

The cathedral in Perigueux combines roman and byzantine elements...

See Perigueux cathedral guide


at 24 km (direction east)

The town of Excideuil in the northern Dordogne has a...

See Excideuil guide


at 27 km (direction east-south-east)

The small village of Tourtoirac has a church and river...

See Tourtoirac guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Dordogne

Map of places to visit near La Chapelle-Faucher


Markets in and near La Chapelle-Faucher

  • Brantome: market Monday - seasonal market only (8km)
  • Brantome: market Friday (8km)
  • Thiviers: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Thiviers: market Saturday (15km)
  • Lisle: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Perigueux: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (21km)
  • Excideuil: market Thursday (24km)
  • Tocane-Saint-Apre: market Monday & (24km)
  • Mareuil: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Piegut-Pluviers: market Wednesday (28km)

More information about La Chapelle-Faucher, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near La Chapelle-Faucher, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Nontron (19km)
  • Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche (39km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (5km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (8km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (14km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (20km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (20km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (22km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (52km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (52km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre (Solignac) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (39km)
  • Grotte de Montgaudier (39km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Hilaire-les-Places (44km)

Geography and distances

La Chapelle-Faucher is in the south-west of France at 21 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: La Chapelle-Faucher is 406 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Chapelle-Faucher

Canton: Champagnac-de-Belair

Arrondissement: Nontron

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24530

Distance to La Chapelle-Faucher

from Perigueux (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 406 km

from Calais: 625 km

from Nice: 549 km

from Bordeaux: 120 km

from Strasbourg: 639 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 La Chapelle-Faucher from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Champagnac-de-Belair, Condat-sur-Trincou, Eyvirat, Lempzours, Saint-Front-d'Alemps, Saint-Pierre-de-Cole and Villars.

This page in French: Visiter La Chapelle-Faucher

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