Mussidan tourism and travel guide

Photo of Mussidan in Dordogne

Visit Mussidan: highlights and tourist information

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Mussidan is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 33 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Mussidan is 451 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Villamblard at 14 km and Bergerac at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Mussidan, 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 Mussidan 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 Mussidan

Markets in and near Mussidan

Market days in Mussidan: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Mussidan: market Saturday (0km)
  • Montpon-Menesterol: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Saint-Astier: market Thursday (18km)
  • Bergerac: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (23km)
  • Riberac: market Tuesday & Friday (24km)
  • Tocane-Saint-Apre: market Monday & (27km)
  • Vergt: market Friday (28km)
  • Lisle: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Perigueux: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (33km)
  • Lalinde: market Thursday (36km)

More information about Mussidan, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Mussidan, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (24km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (30km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (31km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (41km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (42km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (43km)
  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (44km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (49km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (53km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (61km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Montréal (7km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (28km)
  • Parc et potager de Pouthet (41km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Mussidan

Canton: Mussidan

Arrondissement: Périgueux

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24400

Distance to Mussidan

from Perigueux (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 451 km

from Calais: 667 km

from Nice: 568 km

from Bordeaux: 77 km

from Strasbourg: 686 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bourgnac, Douzillac, Eglise-Neuve-d'Issac, Les Leches, Saint-Front-de-Pradoux, Saint-Gery, Saint-Louis-en-L'Isle, Saint-Martin-l'Astier, Saint-Medard-de-Mussidan, Saint-Michel-de-Double and Sourzac.

This page in French: Visiter Mussidan