Riberac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Riberac in Dordogne

Visit Riberac: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Riberac, a quiet and traditional town, is well known for the large market held here each Friday

Important note

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

Riberac is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 31 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Riberac is 429 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Bourdeilles at 21 km and Bourdeilles at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Riberac, 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 Riberac 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 Riberac

Markets in and near Riberac

Market days in Riberac: weekly market: Tuesday & Friday;

  • Riberac: market Tuesday & Friday (0km)
  • Tocane-Saint-Apre: market Monday & (12km)
  • Lisle: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Saint-Astier: market Thursday (19km)
  • Chalais: market Monday (24km)
  • Mareuil: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Mussidan: market Saturday (24km)
  • Brantome: market Monday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Brantome: market Friday (27km)
  • Montpon-Menesterol: market Wednesday (30km)

More information about Riberac, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Riberac, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perigord-Limousin (54km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (0km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (25km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (26km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (27km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (30km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (34km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (44km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (47km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (49km)
  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (56km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (56km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Montréal (28km)
  • Logis de Forge (38km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (47km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (51km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (64km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Riberac

Canton: Ribérac

Arrondissement: Périgueux

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24600

Distance to Riberac

from Perigueux (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 429 km

from Calais: 644 km

from Nice: 576 km

from Bordeaux: 85 km

from Strasbourg: 673 km

Getting here

Riberac 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 Riberac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allemans, Celles, Comberanche-et-Epeluche, Saint-Martin-de-Riberac, Saint-Sulpice-de-Roumagnac, Siorac-de-Riberac, Vanxains and Villetoureix.

This page in French: Visiter Riberac