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La Dornac tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Les Jardins de l'Imaginaire at 6 km from La Dornac

Visit La Dornac: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Les Jardins de l'Imaginaire at 6 km and Terrasson at 7 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

La Dornac, 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 Dornac in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

Les Jardins de l'Imaginaire

Les Jardins de l'Imaginaire

Garden at 6 km (direction north-west)

The Jardins de l'Imaginaire is a lovely contemporary garden in the Dordogne...

See Les Jardins de l'Imaginaire guide


at 7 km (direction north-west)

The quiet town of Terrasson in the north of...

See Terrasson guide


Most Beautiful Village at 9 km (direction west)

The village of Saint-Amand-de-Coly is one of the prettiest in...

See Saint-Amand-de-Coly guide


at 12 km (direction south-south-west)

The small town of Salignac-Eyvigues in the Dordogne has several...

See Salignac-Eyvigues guide


at 13 km (direction south-west)

Saint-Geniès is a traditional Dordogne village around a small castle...

See Saint-Geniès guide
Les Jardins de Colette

Les Jardins de Colette

Garden at 14 km (direction north-east), in the Correze department

The Jardins de Colette is a garden which represents the life...

See Les Jardins de Colette guide
Lascaux caves

Lascaux caves

Cave at 15 km (direction west)

The Lascaux Caves are famous worldwide because of the...

See Lascaux caves guide


at 16 km (direction west)

Best known for being close to Lascaux caves, the small...

See Montignac guide
Jardins du manoir d'Eyrignac

Jardins du manoir d'Eyrignac

Garden at 16 km (direction south-south-west)

The Gardens of the Manoir d'Eyrignac are a remarkable garden with large...

See Jardins du manoir d'Eyrignac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 18 km (direction east), in the Correze department

The medieval village at Turenne still also has two fortified...

See Turenne guide
Chateau de Losse

Chateau de Losse

Castle at 19 km (direction west-south-west)

Close to Montignac, the Chateau de Losse is an interesting castle...

See Chateau de Losse guide


at 20 km (direction north-north-west), in the Correze department

Centred around the 12th century Church of Saint-Robert, Saint-Robert is...

See Saint-Robert guide
Badefols d'Ans

Badefols d'Ans

at 21 km (direction north-west)

Badefols d'Ans is a small village around a castle and...

See Badefols d'Ans guide


at 21 km (direction north-east), in the Correze department

Both the medieval centre of Donzenac and the steep wooded slopes...

See Donzenac guide

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

Map of places to visit near La Dornac


Markets in and near La Dornac

  • Terrasson: market Thursday (7km)
  • Le Lardin-Saint-Lazare: market Friday (12km)
  • Montignac: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (16km)
  • Objat: market Sunday (21km)
  • Allassac: market Wednesday & Friday (22km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (23km)
  • Thenon: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Sarlat: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (24km)
  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (25km)

More information about La Dornac, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near La Dornac, France

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

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

  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (9km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (23km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (23km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (24km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (29km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (34km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (39km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (44km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (47km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (50km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (37km)

Geography and distances

La Dornac is in the south-west of France at 52 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: La Dornac is 426 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Dornac

Canton: Terrasson-Lavilledieu

Arrondissement: Sarlat-la-Canéda

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24120

Distance to La Dornac

from Perigueux (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 426 km

from Calais: 653 km

from Nice: 494 km

from Bordeaux: 155 km

from Strasbourg: 622 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 Dornac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chavagnac, Grezes, Jayac, La Cassagne, La Feuillade, Larche, Nadaillac, Pazayac, Saint-Cernin-de-Larche and Terrasson.

This page in French: Visiter La Dornac

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