Ponteyraud tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ponteyraud: highlights and tourist information

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Ponteyraud 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: Ponteyraud is 437 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Riberac at 10 km and Aubeterre-sur-Dronne at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ponteyraud, 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 Ponteyraud 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 Ponteyraud

Markets in and near Ponteyraud

  • Riberac: market Tuesday & Friday (10km)
  • Chalais: market Monday (18km)
  • Mussidan: market Saturday (20km)
  • Tocane-Saint-Apre: market Monday & (21km)
  • Montpon-Menesterol: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Saint-Astier: market Thursday (23km)
  • Lisle: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Mareuil: market Tuesday (33km)
  • Coutras: market Wednesday & Saturday (34km)
  • Brantome: market Monday - seasonal market only (37km)

More information about Ponteyraud, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Ponteyraud, France

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

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 Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (10km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (32km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (34km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (37km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (37km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (37km)
  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (46km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Montréal (26km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (39km)
  • Logis de Forge (41km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (50km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ponteyraud

Canton: Saint-Aulaye

Arrondissement: Périgueux

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24410

Distance to Ponteyraud

from Perigueux (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 437 km

from Calais: 651 km

from Nice: 582 km

from Bordeaux: 76 km

from Strasbourg: 683 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Festalemps, La Jemaye, Saint-Andre-de-Double, Saint-Privat-Des-Pres, Saint-Vincent-Jalmoutiers and Vanxains.

This page in French: Visiter Ponteyraud