Plaisance tourism and travel guide

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Visit Plaisance: highlights and tourist information

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Plaisance is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 55 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Plaisance is 481 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Issigeac at 5 km and Castillonnes at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Plaisance, 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 Plaisance 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 Plaisance

Markets in and near Plaisance

  • Issigeac: market Sunday (5km)
  • Castillonnes: market Friday - seasonal market only (6km)
  • Castillonnes: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Eymet: market Thursday (13km)
  • Villereal: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (16km)
  • Villereal: market Saturday (16km)
  • Bergerac: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (17km)
  • Miramont-de-Guyenne: market Friday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Miramont-de-Guyenne: market Monday (19km)
  • Cancon: market Monday (20km)

More information about Plaisance, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Plaisance, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (29km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (33km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Livrade (Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot) (34km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (36km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (37km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Frespech) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et potager de Pouthet (13km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (32km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (33km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (36km)
  • Ets Latour-Marliac (36km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (38km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (38km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (39km)
  • Jardin de Conty (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Fontirou (45km)
  • Grotte du Grand Roc (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Plaisance

Canton: Issigeac

Arrondissement: Bergerac

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24560

Distance to Plaisance

from Perigueux (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 481 km

from Calais: 701 km

from Nice: 546 km

from Bordeaux: 91 km

from Strasbourg: 698 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cahuzac, Castillonnes, Issigeac, Lalandusse, Monmarves, Monsaguel, Montaut, Sadillac, Saint-Capraise-d'Eymet, Saint-Perdoux and Saint-Quentin-du-Dropt.

This page in French: Visiter Plaisance