Prats-du-Perigord tourism and travel guide

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Visit Prats-du-Perigord: highlights and tourist information

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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

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.

Prats-du-Perigord is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 61 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Prats-du-Perigord is 473 kilometres from Paris).

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!

 
 

... 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

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

  • Jardin de Conty (13km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (14km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (14km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (16km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (17km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (17km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (21km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (38km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (38km)
  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (40km)
  • Ets Latour-Marliac (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte du Grand Roc (28km)
  • Grottes de Fontirou (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

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

Geography and distances

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

Prats-du-Perigord 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-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