Prats-de-Carlux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Prats-de-Carlux: highlights and tourist information

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Prats-de-Carlux is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 56 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Prats-de-Carlux is 446 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Carlux at 4 km and Les Jardins de Cadiot at 4 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Prats-de-Carlux, 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 Prats-de-Carlux 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 Prats-de-Carlux

Markets in and near Prats-de-Carlux

  • Sarlat: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (8km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Thursday - seasonal market only (11km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Saturday (11km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (13km)
  • Domme: market Thursday (14km)
  • Saint-Cyprien: market Sunday (21km)
  • Montignac: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Les Eyzies: market Monday all day - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Terrasson: market Thursday (25km)

More information about Prats-de-Carlux, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Prats-de-Carlux, France

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

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)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (8km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (11km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (13km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (15km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (21km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (28km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (33km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (38km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (8km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (14km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (15km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (17km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (20km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (23km)
  • Jardin de Conty (23km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (24km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (30km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (32km)
  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte du Grand Roc (24km)
  • Gouffre de la Fage (28km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (35km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (39km)
  • Cascades de Gimel (61km)

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) (26km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Prats-de-Carlux

Canton: Carlux

Arrondissement: Sarlat-la-Canéda

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24370

Distance to Prats-de-Carlux

from Perigueux (prefecture): 56 km

from Paris: 446 km

from Calais: 673 km

from Nice: 492 km

from Bordeaux: 149 km

from Strasbourg: 638 km

Getting here

Prats-de-Carlux 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 Prats-de-Carlux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Borreze, Calviac-en-Perigord, Carlux, Orliaguet, Proissans, Saint-Julien-de-Lampon, Saint-Vincent-le-Paluel, Sainte-Nathalene and Simeyrols.

This page in French: Visiter Prats-de-Carlux