Peyzac-le-Moustier tourism and travel guide

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Visit Peyzac-le-Moustier: highlights and tourist information

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Peyzac-le-Moustier is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 36 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Peyzac-le-Moustier is 440 kilometres from Paris).

Attractions in Peyzac-le-Moustier

The prehistoric dwellings built in the cliffs at La Roque-Saint-Christophe are one of the most extensive of their type in France: La-Roque-Saint-Christophe

Popular places to visit nearby include La-Roque-Saint-Christophe at 1 km and Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere at 2 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Peyzac-le-Moustier, 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 Peyzac-le-Moustier 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 Peyzac-le-Moustier

Markets in and near Peyzac-le-Moustier

  • Les Eyzies: market Monday all day - seasonal market only (8km)
  • Montignac: market Wednesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Saint-Cyprien: market Sunday (14km)
  • Le Bugue: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Sarlat: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (16km)
  • Thenon: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Le Lardin-Saint-Lazare: market Friday (19km)
  • Le Buisson-de-Cadouin: market Friday (21km)
  • Saint-Pierre-de-Chignac: market Saturday (23km)
  • Terrasson: market Thursday (23km)

More information about Peyzac-le-Moustier, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Peyzac-le-Moustier, France

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

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 de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (2km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (16km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (16km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (16km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (23km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (24km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (25km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (30km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (33km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (34km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (36km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (40km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (41km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Losse (6km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (19km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (20km)
  • Jardin de Conty (21km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (21km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (22km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (23km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (24km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (24km)
  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (30km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (35km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte du Grand Roc (8km)
  • Gouffre de la Fage (37km)

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) (47km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Peyzac-le-Moustier

Canton: Montignac

Arrondissement: Sarlat-la-Canéda

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24620

Distance to Peyzac-le-Moustier

from Perigueux (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 440 km

from Calais: 665 km

from Nice: 512 km

from Bordeaux: 131 km

from Strasbourg: 646 km

Getting here

Peyzac-le-Moustier 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 Peyzac-le-Moustier from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Les Eyzies, Marquay, Plazac, Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere, Sergeac, Tamnies, Thonac, Tursac and Valojoulx.

This page in French: Visiter Peyzac-le-Moustier