Rayet tourism and travel guide

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Visit Rayet: highlights and tourist information

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Rayet is situated in the Lot-et-Garonne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 51 kilometres from Agen, the department capital (general information: Rayet is 482 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Villereal at 4 km and Chateau de Biron at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Rayet, 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 Rayet 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 Lot-et-Garonne

Map of places to visit near Rayet

Markets in and near Rayet

  • Villereal: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (4km)
  • Villereal: market Saturday (4km)
  • Monpazier: market Thursday (9km)
  • Monflanquin: market Thursday (13km)
  • Castillonnes: market Friday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Castillonnes: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Issigeac: market Sunday (16km)
  • Cancon: market Monday (18km)
  • Sauveterre-la-Lemance: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Lalinde: market Thursday (21km)

More information about Rayet, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Rayet, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (11km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (25km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (28km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (29km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Livrade (Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot) (32km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (37km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Frespech) (38km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lacour) (42km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Bourlie (22km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (24km)
  • Jardin de Conty (27km)
  • Parc et potager de Pouthet (30km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (34km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (36km)
  • Ets Latour-Marliac (36km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (37km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (38km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (48km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (50km)
  • Jardin du Pèlerin (52km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte du Grand Roc (37km)
  • Grottes de Fontirou (38km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Rayet

Canton: Villeréal

Arrondissement: Villeneuve-sur-Lot

Department: Lot-et-Garonne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 47210

Distance to Rayet

from Agen (prefecture): 51 km

from Paris: 482 km

from Calais: 705 km

from Nice: 528 km

from Bordeaux: 109 km

from Strasbourg: 688 km

Getting here

Rayet is in the south-west of France. Most visitors fly into the airports at Bordeaux or Bergerac. To drive from the UK allow around 10-11 hours driving time. For driving distances to Rayet from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Devillac, Parranquet, Rives, Saint-Cassien, Saint-Etienne-de-Villereal, Saint-Martin-de-Villereal, Sainte-Sabine-Born, Tourliac, Vergt-de-Biron and Villereal.

This page in French: Visiter Rayet