Lavalade tourism and travel guide

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Visit Lavalade: highlights and tourist information

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Lavalade is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 56 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Lavalade is 476 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Monpazier at 3 km and Montferrand-du-Perigord at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lavalade, 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 Lavalade 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 Lavalade

Markets in and near Lavalade

  • Monpazier: market Thursday (3km)
  • Villereal: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (12km)
  • Villereal: market Saturday (12km)
  • Belves: market Saturday (14km)
  • Sauveterre-la-Lemance: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (16km)
  • Le Buisson-de-Cadouin: market Friday (17km)
  • Lalinde: market Thursday (19km)
  • Monflanquin: market Thursday (19km)
  • Issigeac: market Sunday (21km)
  • Castillonnes: market Friday - seasonal market only (22km)

More information about Lavalade, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Lavalade, France

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

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

  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (6km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (20km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (22km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (23km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (29km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (39km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Livrade (Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot) (39km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Frespech) (43km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (43km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lacour) (45km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Bourlie (15km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (17km)
  • Jardin de Conty (19km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (26km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (28km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (30km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (30km)
  • Parc et potager de Pouthet (37km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (43km)
  • Ets Latour-Marliac (44km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (48km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte du Grand Roc (29km)
  • Grottes de Fontirou (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lavalade

Canton: Monpazier

Arrondissement: Bergerac

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24540

Distance to Lavalade

from Perigueux (prefecture): 56 km

from Paris: 476 km

from Calais: 699 km

from Nice: 522 km

from Bordeaux: 115 km

from Strasbourg: 680 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Capdrot, Gaugeac, Labouquerie, Lolme, Marsales, Monpazier, Parranquet, Rampieux, Saint-Cassien, Saint-Marcory, Saint-Martin-de-Villereal, Saint-Romain-de-Monpazier, Sainte-Croix, Soulaures and Tourliac.

This page in French: Visiter Lavalade