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Plaisance tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Issigeac at 5 km from Plaisance

Visit Plaisance: highlights and tourist information

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Plaisance is situated in the Dordogne department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

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!

Issigeac

Issigeac

at 5 km (direction east-north-east)

The historic small town of Issigeac has many lovely old houses and...

See Issigeac guide
Castillonnes

Castillonnes

at 6 km (direction south-south-east), in the Lot-et-Garonne department

Castillonnes is another Lot-et-Garonne bastide town, rather less touristic...

See Castillonnes guide
Chateau de Bridoire

Chateau de Bridoire

Castle at 11 km (direction west-north-west)

Visit the Chateau de Bridoire, a medieval chateau with...

See Chateau de Bridoire guide
Lauzun

Lauzun

at 11 km (direction south-west), in the Lot-et-Garonne department

Lauzun has a small castle, but ist main interest is its...

See Lauzun guide
 
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Monbazillac

Monbazillac

at 11 km (direction north-west)

Monbazillac is home to the Chateau de Monbazillac, famous producer...

See Monbazillac guide
Eymet

Eymet

at 13 km (direction west-south-west)

The bastide town of Eymet,south of Bergerac, has some lovely medieval houses...

See Eymet guide
Chateau de Lanquais

Chateau de Lanquais

Castle at 16 km (direction north-east)

The Chateau de Lanquais - sometimes called the Louvre of...

See Chateau de Lanquais guide
Villereal

Villereal

Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction east-south-east), in the Lot-et-Garonne department

Villereal is one of our favourite medieval bastide towns, with an impressive...

See Villereal guide
Bergerac

Bergerac

at 18 km (direction north-north-west)

Bergerac is a substantial town on the banks of the...

See Bergerac guide
Beaumont-du-Perigord

Beaumont-du-Perigord

at 18 km (direction east-north-east)

The traditional bastide town of Beaumont-du-Perigord is an interesting contrast...

See Beaumont-du-Perigord guide
Miramont-de-Guyenne

Miramont-de-Guyenne

at 19 km (direction west-south-west), in the Lot-et-Garonne department

Miramont is slightly removed from the tourist areas; visit on...

See Miramont-de-Guyenne guide
Saint-Avit-Senieur

Saint-Avit-Senieur

at 22 km (direction east-north-east)

Saint-Avit-Senieur is dominated by the substantial abbey ruins in...

See Saint-Avit-Senieur guide
Allemans-du-Dropt

Allemans-du-Dropt

at 23 km (direction west-south-west), in the Lot-et-Garonne department

Although small, Allemans-du-Dropt has a few monuments of interest of which our...

See Allemans-du-Dropt guide
Molieres

Molieres

at 24 km (direction east-north-east)

Molieres is small but perhaps the best example of an unspoiled...

See Molieres guide

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Map of places to visit near Plaisance

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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

What to do at Plaisance? 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)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (38km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (38km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (39km)
  • Jardin de Conty (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
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Geography and distances

Plaisance is in the south-west of France at 55 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Plaisance is 481 kilometres from Paris).

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

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

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