Lanouaille tourism and travel guide

Photo of Lanouaille in Dordogne

Visit Lanouaille: highlights and tourist information

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Lanouaille is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 40 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Lanouaille is 396 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Excideuil at 9 km and Chateau de Jumilhac at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lanouaille, 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 Lanouaille 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 Lanouaille

Markets in and near Lanouaille

  • Excideuil: market Thursday (9km)
  • Thiviers: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Thiviers: market Saturday (17km)
  • Objat: market Sunday (25km)
  • Thenon: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Le Lardin-Saint-Lazare: market Friday (30km)
  • Allassac: market Wednesday & Friday (30km)
  • Terrasson: market Thursday (32km)
  • Chalus: market Friday (32km)
  • Montignac: market Wednesday & Saturday (36km)

More information about Lanouaille, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Lanouaille, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche (15km)
  • Nontron (40km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perigord-Limousin (36km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (17km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (30km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (38km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (38km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (41km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre (Solignac) (42km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (43km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (15km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (32km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (40km)
  • Jardin de Liliane (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (42km)
  • Gouffre de la Fage (44km)

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 (28km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lanouaille

Canton: Lanouaille

Arrondissement: Nontron

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 24270

Distance to Lanouaille

from Perigueux (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 396 km

from Calais: 620 km

from Nice: 521 km

from Bordeaux: 148 km

from Strasbourg: 614 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Angoisse, Dussac and Saint-Mesmin.

This page in French: Visiter Lanouaille