Marsac-sur-l'Isle tourism and travel guide

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Visit Marsac-sur-l'Isle: highlights and tourist information

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Marsac-sur-l'Isle is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 4 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Marsac-sur-l'Isle is 428 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Perigueux at 5 km and Bourdeilles at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Marsac-sur-l'Isle, 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 Marsac-sur-l'Isle 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 Marsac-sur-l'Isle

Markets in and near Marsac-sur-l'Isle

  • Perigueux: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (4km)
  • Saint-Astier: market Thursday (12km)
  • Lisle: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Tocane-Saint-Apre: market Monday & (15km)
  • Saint-Pierre-de-Chignac: market Saturday (17km)
  • Vergt: market Friday (18km)
  • Brantome: market Monday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Brantome: market Friday (20km)
  • Riberac: market Tuesday & Friday (26km)
  • Mussidan: market Saturday (29km)

More information about Marsac-sur-l'Isle, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Marsac-sur-l'Isle, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Marsac-sur-l'Isle.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Nontron (38km)
  • Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche (56km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (2km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (3km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (4km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (20km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (26km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (27km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (33km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (39km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (41km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (55km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (56km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (60km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Montréal (25km)
  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (39km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (40km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (42km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (47km)
  • Jardin de Conty (52km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (56km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (57km)
  • Logis de Forge (59km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (59km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (61km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte du Grand Roc (39km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Marsac-sur-l'Isle

Canton: Périgueux-Ouest

Arrondissement: Périgueux

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 24430

Distance to Marsac-sur-l'Isle

from Perigueux (prefecture): 4 km

from Paris: 428 km

from Calais: 647 km

from Nice: 550 km

from Bordeaux: 105 km

from Strasbourg: 657 km

Getting here

Marsac-sur-l'Isle 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 Marsac-sur-l'Isle from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Annesse-et-Beaulieu, Champcevinel, Chancelade, Coulounieix-Chamiers, La Chapelle-Gonaguet, Montrem, Perigueux and Razac-sur-l'Isle.

This page in French: Visiter Marsac-sur-l'Isle