Pazayac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pazayac: highlights and tourist information

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Pazayac is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 52 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Pazayac is 422 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Terrasson at 6 km and Les Jardins de Colette at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pazayac, 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 Pazayac 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 Pazayac

Markets in and near Pazayac

  • Terrasson: market Thursday (6km)
  • Le Lardin-Saint-Lazare: market Friday (12km)
  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (13km)
  • Objat: market Sunday (16km)
  • Allassac: market Wednesday & Friday (17km)
  • Montignac: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (24km)
  • Thenon: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (26km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)

More information about Pazayac, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Pazayac, France

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

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)

  • Gourdon (33km)
  • Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche (46km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (12km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (26km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (27km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (29km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (36km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (39km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (43km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (47km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (48km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (51km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (60km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (6km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (17km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (22km)
  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (24km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (37km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (38km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (40km)
  • Jardin de Conty (44km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (48km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de la Fage (12km)
  • Grotte du Grand Roc (35km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (42km)
  • Cascades de Gimel (42km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (52km)

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) (40km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pazayac

Canton: Terrasson-Lavilledieu

Arrondissement: Sarlat-la-Canéda

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24120

Distance to Pazayac

from Perigueux (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 422 km

from Calais: 649 km

from Nice: 494 km

from Bordeaux: 157 km

from Strasbourg: 618 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chartrier-Ferriere, Chavagnac, Cublac, Grezes, La Dornac, La Feuillade, Larche, Mansac, Saint-Cernin-de-Larche and Saint-Pantaleon-de-Larche.

This page in French: Visiter Pazayac