Paulin tourism and travel guide

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Visit Paulin: highlights and tourist information

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Paulin is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 53 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Paulin is 435 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Amand-de-Coly at 11 km and Carlux at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Paulin, 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 Paulin 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 Paulin

Markets in and near Paulin

  • Terrasson: market Thursday (15km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (15km)
  • Sarlat: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (16km)
  • Montignac: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Le Lardin-Saint-Lazare: market Friday (17km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Thursday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Saturday (20km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (23km)
  • Domme: market Thursday (25km)

More information about Paulin, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Paulin, France

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

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

  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (11km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (16km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (16km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (20km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (32km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (34km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (37km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (43km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (3km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (14km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (18km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (24km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (24km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (27km)
  • Jardin de Conty (32km)
  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (33km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (34km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (38km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (38km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de la Fage (18km)
  • Grotte du Grand Roc (27km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (36km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (43km)
  • Cascades de Gimel (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (31km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Paulin

Canton: Salignac-Eyvigues

Arrondissement: Sarlat-la-Canéda

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24590

Distance to Paulin

from Perigueux (prefecture): 53 km

from Paris: 435 km

from Calais: 663 km

from Nice: 492 km

from Bordeaux: 153 km

from Strasbourg: 629 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Archignac, Borreze, Jayac, La Cassagne, Nadaillac and Saint-Crepin-et-Carlucet.

This page in French: Visiter Paulin