Penne d'Agenais tourism and travel guide

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Visit Penne d'Agenais: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The street up through the historic centre of Penne d'Agenais leads you to the imposing, if quite recent, basilica on the hill.

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Penne d'Agenais. For detailed visitor information see the Penne d'Agenais travel guide.

Penne d'Agenais is situated in the Lot-et-Garonne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 26 kilometres from Agen, the department capital (general information: Penne d'Agenais is 510 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Villeneuve-sur-Lot at 9 km and Pujols at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Penne d'Agenais, 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 Penne d'Agenais 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 Lot-et-Garonne

Map of places to visit near Penne d'Agenais

Markets in and near Penne d'Agenais

  • Saint-Sylvestre-sur-Lot: market Saturday (1km)
  • Pujols: market Sunday (10km)
  • Monsempron-Libos: market Thursday (14km)
  • Montaigu-de-Quercy: market Saturday (17km)
  • Monflanquin: market Thursday (17km)
  • Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot: market Friday (18km)
  • Cancon: market Monday (22km)
  • Bon-Encontre: market Sunday (26km)
  • Castelmoron-sur-Lot: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Agen: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (26km)

More information about Penne d'Agenais, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Penne d'Agenais, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Notre Dame (Frespech) (9km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lacour) (15km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Livrade (Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot) (18km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Maurin (Saint-Maurin) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Layrac) (31km)
  • Prieuré de Sainte Marie (Moirax) (32km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie (Aubiac) (34km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (39km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Ets Latour-Marliac (23km)
  • Jardin du Pèlerin (29km)
  • Parc et potager de Pouthet (46km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (48km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Fontirou (13km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Aquitaine (34km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Penne d'Agenais

Canton: Penne-d'Agenais

Arrondissement: Villeneuve-sur-Lot

Department: Lot-et-Garonne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 47140

Distance to Penne d'Agenais

from Agen (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 510 km

from Calais: 734 km

from Nice: 521 km

from Bordeaux: 121 km

from Strasbourg: 706 km

Getting here

Penne d'Agenais is in the south-west of France. Most visitors fly into the airports at Bordeaux or Bergerac. To drive from the UK allow around 10-11 hours driving time. For driving distances to Penne d'Agenais from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auradou, Massoules, Saint-Sylvestre-sur-Lot and Trentels.

This page in French: Visiter Penne d'Agenais