Montcaret tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montcaret in Dordogne

Visit Montcaret: highlights and tourist information

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Montcaret is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 63 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Montcaret is 477 kilometres from Paris).

Attractions in Montcaret

At Montcaret you can visit the archaeological site of a Roman villa to see ancient mosaics: Montcaret

Popular places to visit nearby include Les Jardins de Sardy at 4 km and Eynesse at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montcaret, 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 Montcaret 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 Montcaret

Markets in and near Montcaret

  • Castillon-la-Bataille: market Monday (9km)
  • Montpon-Menesterol: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Branne: market Thursday & Saturday (20km)
  • Duras: market Thursday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Duras: market Saturday & Monday (22km)
  • Coutras: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Mussidan: market Saturday (30km)
  • Bergerac: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (33km)
  • Eymet: market Thursday (33km)
  • Creon: market Wednesday (34km)

More information about Montcaret, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Montcaret, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (17km)
  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (18km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Sardy (3km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (30km)
  • Parc et potager de Pouthet (34km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (34km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (35km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (39km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (39km)
  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (43km)
  • Jardins du château de Malle (44km)
  • Parc du château de Grenade (48km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montcaret

Canton: Vélines

Arrondissement: Bergerac

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24230

Distance to Montcaret

from Perigueux (prefecture): 63 km

from Paris: 477 km

from Calais: 690 km

from Nice: 587 km

from Bordeaux: 51 km

from Strasbourg: 716 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Flaujagues, Gensac, Juillac, Lamothe-Montravel, Les SalLes de-Castillon, Montazeau, Pessac-sur-Dordogne, Saint-Avit-de-Soulege, Saint-Michel-de-Montaigne, Saint-Seurin-de-Prats, Saint-Vivien and Velines.

This page in French: Visiter Montcaret