Saint-Cirq tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Cirq: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Cirq is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 35 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Saint-Cirq is 450 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Bugue at 3 km and The Grotte du Grand Roc at 4 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Cirq, 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 Saint-Cirq in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Saint-Cirq

Markets in and near Saint-Cirq

  • Le Bugue: market Tuesday (3km)
  • Les Eyzies: market Monday all day - seasonal market only (4km)
  • Saint-Cyprien: market Sunday (9km)
  • Le Buisson-de-Cadouin: market Friday (10km)
  • Belves: market Saturday (17km)
  • Sarlat: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (20km)
  • Lalinde: market Thursday (22km)
  • Montignac: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Vergt: market Friday (23km)
  • Domme: market Thursday (24km)

More information about Saint-Cirq, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Saint-Cirq, France

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

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 de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (5km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (9km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (12km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (13km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (17km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (20km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (23km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (23km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (27km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (34km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (35km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (40km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (40km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de Planbuisson (10km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (12km)
  • Jardin de Conty (15km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (17km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (19km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (22km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (23km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (28km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (33km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (34km)
  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (40km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (42km)
  • Parc et potager de Pouthet (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte du Grand Roc (4km)
  • Gouffre de la Fage (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Cirq

Canton: Bugue

Arrondissement: Sarlat-la-Canéda

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24260

Distance to Saint-Cirq

from Perigueux (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 450 km

from Calais: 673 km

from Nice: 519 km

from Bordeaux: 122 km

from Strasbourg: 657 km

Getting here

Saint-Cirq 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 Saint-Cirq from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Audrix, Campagne, Le Bugue, Les Eyzies, Manaurie, Saint-Chamassy, Savignac-de-Miremont, Tursac and Vezere Valley.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Cirq