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Preyssac-d'Excideuil tourism and travel guide

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Visit Preyssac-d'Excideuil: highlights and tourist information

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Preyssac-d'Excideuil is situated in the Dordogne department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Excideuil at 4 km and Tourtoirac at 8 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Preyssac-d'Excideuil, 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 Preyssac-d'Excideuil in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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



at 4 km (direction west)

The town of Excideuil in the northern Dordogne has a lively...

See Excideuil guide


at 8 km (direction south-south-west)

The small village of Tourtoirac has a church and river walk...

See Tourtoirac guide
Chateau de Hautefort

Chateau de Hautefort

Castle at 9 km (direction south-south-east)

At Chateau de Hautefort you can see a vey imposing castle and...

See Chateau de Hautefort guide
Badefols d'Ans

Badefols d'Ans

at 14 km (direction south-east)

Badefols d'Ans is a small village around a castle and church...

See Badefols d'Ans guide


at 17 km (direction west-north-west)

Thiviers is a very typical Dordogne market town, best known...

See Thiviers guide


at 17 km (direction east-south-east), in the Correze department

Centred around the 12th century Church of Saint-Robert, Saint-Robert is classed...

See Saint-Robert guide
Chateau de Jumilhac

Chateau de Jumilhac

Castle at 18 km (direction north-north-west)

The Chateau de Jumilhac is in the northern Dordogn, within the...

See Chateau de Jumilhac guide
Le Bouquet

Le Bouquet

at 18 km (direction west)

The Jardin du Bouquet is a large park containing 50...

See Le Bouquet guide


at 18 km (direction west)

Sorges is a village in the Dordogne renowned for its truffles...

See Sorges guide


Most Beautiful Village at 19 km (direction east-north-east), in the Correze department

The part of Segur-le-Chateau with medieval houses next to the river...

See Segur-le-Chateau guide


Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction west-north-west)

Saint-Jean-de-Cole is a small but very pretty village with...

See Saint-Jean-de-Cole guide


at 28 km (direction south-east)

The quiet town of Terrasson in the north of the...

See Terrasson guide
Les Jardins de l'Imaginaire

Les Jardins de l'Imaginaire

Garden at 28 km (direction south-east)

The Jardins de l'Imaginaire is a lovely contemporary garden in the...

See Les Jardins de l'Imaginaire guide
Chateau de Puyguilhem

Chateau de Puyguilhem

Castle at 30 km (direction west-north-west)

Extensive renovation work at the Chateau de Puyguilhem has brought...

See Chateau de Puyguilhem guide

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Map of places to visit near Preyssac-d'Excideuil


Markets in and near Preyssac-d'Excideuil

  • Excideuil: market Thursday (4km)
  • Thiviers: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Thiviers: market Saturday (17km)
  • Thenon: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Le Lardin-Saint-Lazare: market Friday (25km)
  • Objat: market Sunday (25km)
  • Terrasson: market Thursday (28km)
  • Allassac: market Wednesday & Friday (30km)
  • Montignac: market Wednesday & Saturday (31km)
  • Saint-Pierre-de-Chignac: market Saturday (31km)

More information about Preyssac-d'Excideuil, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Preyssac-d'Excideuil, France

What to do at Preyssac-d'Excideuil? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Preyssac-d'Excideuil.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche (21km)
  • Nontron (41km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (17km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (29km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (33km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (35km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (36km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (37km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (38km)

Remarkable gardens

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de la Fage (42km)
  • Grotte du Grand Roc (45km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Hilaire-les-Places (35km)

Geography and distances

Preyssac-d'Excideuil is in the south-west of France at 35 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Preyssac-d'Excideuil is 402 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Preyssac-d'Excideuil

Canton: Excideuil

Arrondissement: Périgueux

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24160

Distance to Preyssac-d'Excideuil

from Perigueux (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 402 km

from Calais: 626 km

from Nice: 521 km

from Bordeaux: 143 km

from Strasbourg: 620 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 Preyssac-d'Excideuil from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anlhiac, Boisseuilh, Cherveix-Cubas, Clermont-d'Excideuil, Excideuil, Genis and Saint-Martial-d'Albarede.

This page in French: Visiter Preyssac-d'Excideuil

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