Orliac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Orliac: highlights and tourist information

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Orliac is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 59 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Orliac is 470 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Prats-du-Perigord at 3 km and Saint-Pompon at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Orliac, 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 Orliac 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 Orliac

Markets in and near Orliac

  • Belves: market Saturday (8km)
  • Monpazier: market Thursday (14km)
  • Cazals: market Sunday (15km)
  • Sauveterre-la-Lemance: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Domme: market Thursday (15km)
  • Saint-Cyprien: market Sunday (17km)
  • Le Buisson-de-Cadouin: market Friday (19km)
  • Sarlat: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (23km)
  • Puy-l'Eveque: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Les Eyzies: market Monday all day - seasonal market only (25km)

More information about Orliac, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Orliac, France

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

Grand sites of France

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 Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (8km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (14km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (19km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (21km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (26km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (27km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (33km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (38km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (41km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Livrade (Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de Conty (10km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (11km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (14km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (14km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (14km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (15km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (19km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (35km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (35km)
  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (42km)
  • Ets Latour-Marliac (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte du Grand Roc (25km)
  • Grottes de Fontirou (54km)
  • Gouffre de la Fage (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Orliac

Canton: Villefranche-du-Périgord

Arrondissement: Sarlat-la-Canéda

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24170

Distance to Orliac

from Perigueux (prefecture): 59 km

from Paris: 470 km

from Calais: 695 km

from Nice: 507 km

from Bordeaux: 130 km

from Strasbourg: 667 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Besse, Doissat, Grives, Larzac, Mazeyrolles, Prats-du-Perigord, Saint-Amand-de-Belves, Saint-Laurent-la-Vallee, Sainte-Foy-de-Belves and Salles-de-Belves.

This page in French: Visiter Orliac