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Prats-du-Perigord tourism and travel guide

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France This Way comment: Prats-du-Perigord is a small village with an impressive fortified church in the south-east of the Dordogne department

Prats-du-Perigord is situated in the Dordogne department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Prats-du-Perigord. For detailed visitor information see the Prats-du-Perigord travel guide.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Pompon at 8 km and Belves at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Prats-du-Perigord, 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-du-Perigord in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 7 km (direction south)

Surrounded by the forests that produce the famous local chestnuts, Villefranche-du-Perigord...

See Villefranche-du-Perigord guide


at 8 km (direction east-north-east)

Saint-Pompon, France is a small village to the south of the Dordogne...

See Saint-Pompon guide


Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction north-west)

Belves is one of the liveliest and most attractive small...

See Belves guide


at 11 km (direction east-north-east)

Daglan is a small village in the south of the...

See Daglan guide
The Jardins de l'Albarede

The Jardins de l'Albarede

Garden at 14 km (direction north-east)

The Jardins de l'Albarede is an attractive garden surrounded...

See The Jardins de l'Albarede guide


Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction west)

Monpazier is an exceptional 13th century bastide town, among the...

See Monpazier guide
Chateau des Milandes

Chateau des Milandes

Castle at 15 km (direction north-north-east)

The beautifully restored Chateau des Milandes, in Renaissance style, is best known...

See Chateau des Milandes guide
Chateau de Castelnaud

Chateau de Castelnaud

Castle at 15 km (direction north-north-east)

The extensive Chateau de Castelnaud and the associated Museum...

See Chateau de Castelnaud guide


Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction north-north-east)

Castelnaud-la-Chapelle is a very pretty village best known for the...

See Castelnaud-la-Chapelle guide
La Musée de la Rue du temps qui passe

La Musée de la Rue du temps qui passe

Museum at 16 km (direction north-north-east)

The musée de la rue du temps qui passe...

See La Musée de la Rue du temps qui passe guide
Jardins de Marqueyssac

Jardins de Marqueyssac

Garden at 17 km (direction north-east)

The beautiful gardens of Marqueyssac are the most visited gardens in Aquitaine...

See Jardins de Marqueyssac guide


at 17 km (direction west-south-west)

Biron is a picturesque village with an ancient church and...

See Biron guide
Chateau de Biron

Chateau de Biron

Castle at 17 km (direction west-south-west)

The Chateau de Biron is a perfect way to...

See Chateau de Biron guide


Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction north-east)

Domme is a beautiful hilltop village with an extensive cave...

See Domme guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Dordogne

Map of places to visit near Prats-du-Perigord


Markets in and near Prats-du-Perigord

  • Belves: market Saturday (10km)
  • Sauveterre-la-Lemance: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (12km)
  • Cazals: market Sunday (13km)
  • Monpazier: market Thursday (14km)
  • Domme: market Thursday (17km)
  • Saint-Cyprien: market Sunday (20km)
  • Le Buisson-de-Cadouin: market Friday (21km)
  • Puy-l'Eveque: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Prayssac: market Friday (23km)
  • Sarlat: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (25km)

More information about Prats-du-Perigord, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Prats-du-Perigord, France

What to do at Prats-du-Perigord? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Prats-du-Perigord.

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 Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (11km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (16km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (19km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (23km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (28km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (29km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (36km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (40km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (44km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lacour) (45km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Frespech) (46km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Livrade (Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (45km)

Geography and distances

Prats-du-Perigord is in the south-west of France at 61 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Prats-du-Perigord is 473 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Prats-du-Perigord

Canton: Villefranche-du-Périgord

Arrondissement: Sarlat-la-Canéda

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24550

Distance to Prats-du-Perigord

from Perigueux (prefecture): 61 km

from Paris: 473 km

from Calais: 698 km

from Nice: 506 km

from Bordeaux: 131 km

from Strasbourg: 669 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 Prats-du-Perigord from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Besse, Doissat, Mazeyrolles, Orliac, Saint-Cernin-de-l'Herm, Sainte-Foy-de-Belves and Salles-de-Belves.

This page in French: Visiter Prats-du-Perigord

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