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Montaut tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montaut in Dordogne

Photo is of Issigeac at 3 km from Montaut

Visit Montaut: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Issigeac at 3 km and Chateau de Lanquais at 9 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Montaut, 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 Montaut in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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



at 3 km (direction south-west)

The historic small town of Issigeac has many lovely old houses...

See Issigeac guide
Chateau de Lanquais

Chateau de Lanquais

Castle at 9 km (direction north-north-east)

The Chateau de Lanquais - sometimes called the Louvre...

See Chateau de Lanquais guide


at 11 km (direction south-south-west), in the Lot-et-Garonne department

Castillonnes is another Lot-et-Garonne bastide town, rather less touristic...

See Castillonnes guide


at 11 km (direction east)

The traditional bastide town of Beaumont-du-Perigord is an interesting contrast to...

See Beaumont-du-Perigord guide


at 12 km (direction west-north-west)

Monbazillac is home to the Chateau de Monbazillac, famous...

See Monbazillac guide
Chateau de Bridoire

Chateau de Bridoire

Castle at 13 km (direction west)

Visit the Chateau de Bridoire, a medieval chateau with lots...

See Chateau de Bridoire guide


at 15 km (direction east)

Saint-Avit-Senieur is dominated by the substantial abbey ruins in the centre...

See Saint-Avit-Senieur guide


Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction south-east), in the Lot-et-Garonne department

Villereal is one of our favourite medieval bastide towns, with...

See Villereal guide


at 17 km (direction north-west)

Bergerac is a substantial town on the banks of...

See Bergerac guide


at 17 km (direction east-north-east)

Molieres is small but perhaps the best example of an unspoiled...

See Molieres guide


at 18 km (direction south-west), in the Lot-et-Garonne department

Lauzun has a small castle, but ist main interest is its position...

See Lauzun guide


at 19 km (direction east)

The pretty little village of Montferrand-du-Perigord is in a particularly scenic...

See Montferrand-du-Perigord guide


at 20 km (direction west-south-west)

The bastide town of Eymet,south of Bergerac, has some lovely medieval...

See Eymet guide


at 21 km (direction east-north-east)

Cadouin is a small village best known for its medieval abbey, an...

See Cadouin guide

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

Map of places to visit near Montaut


Markets in and near Montaut

  • Issigeac: market Sunday (3km)
  • Castillonnes: market Friday - seasonal market only (11km)
  • Castillonnes: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Lalinde: market Thursday (13km)
  • Villereal: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Villereal: market Saturday (15km)
  • Bergerac: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (16km)
  • Eymet: market Thursday (20km)
  • Monpazier: market Thursday (22km)
  • Cancon: market Monday (24km)

More information about Montaut, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Montaut, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (22km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (25km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (29km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (30km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Livrade (Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Montaut is in the south-west of France at 49 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Montaut is 475 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Montaut

Canton: Issigeac

Arrondissement: Bergerac

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24560

Distance to Montaut

from Perigueux (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 475 km

from Calais: 696 km

from Nice: 542 km

from Bordeaux: 95 km

from Strasbourg: 690 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 Montaut from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bardou, Boisse, Conne-de-Labarde, Faurilles, Faux, Issigeac, Monmadales, Monmarves, Monsac, Monsaguel, Plaisance, Saint-Aubin-de-Lanquais, Saint-Cernin-de-Labarde and Saint-Leon-d'Issigeac.

This page in French: Visiter Montaut

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