Peyrignac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Peyrignac: highlights and tourist information

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Peyrignac is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 37 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Peyrignac is 421 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Terrasson at 9 km and Montignac at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Peyrignac, 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 Peyrignac 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 Peyrignac

Markets in and near Peyrignac

  • Le Lardin-Saint-Lazare: market Friday (4km)
  • Terrasson: market Thursday (9km)
  • Thenon: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Montignac: market Wednesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Objat: market Sunday (21km)
  • Excideuil: market Thursday (23km)
  • Allassac: market Wednesday & Friday (25km)
  • Saint-Pierre-de-Chignac: market Saturday (26km)
  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (27km)
  • Les Eyzies: market Monday all day - seasonal market only (28km)

More information about Peyrignac, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Peyrignac, France

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

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)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (18km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (30km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (36km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (36km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (37km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (37km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (38km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (40km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (40km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (42km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (42km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (45km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (45km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (9km)
  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (12km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (15km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (22km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (37km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (39km)
  • Jardin de Conty (40km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (41km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (41km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de la Fage (27km)
  • Grotte du Grand Roc (28km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (55km)

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) (52km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Peyrignac

Canton: Terrasson-Lavilledieu

Arrondissement: Sarlat-la-Canéda

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24210

Distance to Peyrignac

from Perigueux (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 421 km

from Calais: 646 km

from Nice: 509 km

from Bordeaux: 143 km

from Strasbourg: 627 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auriac-du-Perigord, Azerat, Beauregard-de-Terrasson, Chatres, Condat-sur-Vezere, La Bachellerie, La Chapelle-Saint-Jean, Le Lardin-Saint-Lazare, Les Farges, Saint-Rabier and Villac.

This page in French: Visiter Peyrignac