Le Buisson-de-Cadouin tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Buisson-de-Cadouin: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Cadouin is a small village best known for its medieval abbey, an important pilgrimage destination

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Le Buisson-de-Cadouin. For detailed visitor information see the Le Buisson-de-Cadouin travel guide.

Le Buisson-de-Cadouin is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 41 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Le Buisson-de-Cadouin is 459 kilometres from Paris).

Attractions in Le Buisson-de-Cadouin

Cadouin is a small village best known for its medieval abbey, an important pilgrimage destination: Cadouin

Cadouin abbey was built in the 12th century in the roman style: Cadouin abbey

The cloister attached to the abbey at Cadouin were built in the 15th century and among the most charming in France: Cadouin abbey cloisters

Popular places to visit nearby include Cadouin abbey at 5 km and Cadouin abbey cloisters at 5 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Buisson-de-Cadouin, 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 Le Buisson-de-Cadouin in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Le Buisson-de-Cadouin

Markets in and near Le Buisson-de-Cadouin

Market days in Le Buisson-de-Cadouin: weekly market: Friday;

  • Le Buisson-de-Cadouin: market Friday (0km)
  • Le Bugue: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Belves: market Saturday (11km)
  • Saint-Cyprien: market Sunday (11km)
  • Les Eyzies: market Monday all day - seasonal market only (13km)
  • Lalinde: market Thursday (15km)
  • Monpazier: market Thursday (19km)
  • Domme: market Thursday (24km)
  • Sarlat: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (24km)
  • Vergt: market Friday (25km)

More information about Le Buisson-de-Cadouin, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Le Buisson-de-Cadouin, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Le Buisson-de-Cadouin.

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 de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (5km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (7km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (8km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (11km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (13km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (23km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (24km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (24km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (36km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (37km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (40km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (44km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (45km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de Planbuisson (0km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (5km)
  • Jardin de Conty (12km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (20km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (21km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (24km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (26km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (31km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (35km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (41km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (44km)
  • Parc et potager de Pouthet (45km)
  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (61km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte du Grand Roc (13km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Buisson-de-Cadouin

Canton: Buisson-de-Cadouin

Arrondissement: Bergerac

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24480

Distance to Le Buisson-de-Cadouin

from Perigueux (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 459 km

from Calais: 682 km

from Nice: 522 km

from Bordeaux: 117 km

from Strasbourg: 666 km

Getting here

Le Buisson-de-Cadouin 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 Le Buisson-de-Cadouin from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alles-sur-Dordogne, Audrix, Limeuil, Saint-Chamassy, Siorac-en-Perigord and Urval.

This page in French: Visiter Le Buisson-de-Cadouin