Saint-Front-sur-Nizonne tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Nontron at 6 km from Saint-Front-sur-Nizonne

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Saint-Front-sur-Nizonne is situated in the Dordogne department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Saint-Front-sur-Nizonne in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Nontron at 6 km and Chateau de Puyguilhem at 10 km.

Saint-Front-sur-Nizonne, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 6 km (direction north-north-east)

Nontron is a quiet town within the Perigord-Limousin Regional Natural Park to...

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Chateau de Puyguilhem

Chateau de Puyguilhem

Castle at 10 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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at 12 km (direction north-west)

Javerlhac-et-la-Chapelle-Saint-Robert is a charming village with a church and castle and a...

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at 13 km (direction south)

In an idyllic setting on the Isle River and with an imposing...

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Brantome Abbey

Brantome Abbey

Abbey at 13 km (direction south)

Brantome Abbey is an impressive abbey with troglodyte caves in the beautiful...

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at 15 km (direction west)

The village of Mareuil in Mareuil-en-Perigord was one of the four baronies...

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at 15 km (direction north-west)

Varaignes is a pretty village with a castle at its centre. The...

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Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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at 18 km (direction south-south-west)

Close to Brantome, the Chateau de Bourdeilles is quite modest compared with...

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Chateau de Bourdeilles

Chateau de Bourdeilles

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

The Chateau de Bourdeilles consists of a medieval defensive castle and a...

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at 21 km (direction north-west), in the Charente department

In Marthon there is no single monument that dominates, but rather several...

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at 23 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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Le Bouquet

Le Bouquet

at 27 km (direction south-east)

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

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at 27 km (direction south-east)

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

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Markets in and near Saint-Front-sur-Nizonne

  • Brantome: market Monday - seasonal market only (13km)
  • Brantome: market Friday (13km)
  • Mareuil: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Piegut-Pluviers: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Lisle: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Thiviers: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Thiviers: market Saturday (24km)
  • Tocane-Saint-Apre: market Monday & (27km)
  • Chalus: market Friday (33km)
  • Perigueux: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (34km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Front-sur-Nizonne, France

What to do at Saint-Front-sur-Nizonne? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Front-sur-Nizonne.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Nontron (6km)
  • Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche (44km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (11km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (13km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (23km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (30km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (30km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (34km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (38km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (40km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Montgaudier (24km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (31km)

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 (45km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Front-sur-Nizonne is in the south-west of France at 33 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Saint-Front-sur-Nizonne is 397 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Front-sur-Nizonne

Canton: Nontron

Arrondissement: Nontron

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24300

Distance to Saint-Front-sur-Nizonne

from Perigueux (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 397 km

from Calais: 615 km

from Nice: 561 km

from Bordeaux: 119 km

from Strasbourg: 640 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 Saint-Front-sur-Nizonne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Chapelle-Montmoreau, Lussas-et-Nontronneau, Nontron, Quinsac, Saint-Martial-de-Valette, Saint-Pancrace and Sceau-Saint-Angel.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Front-sur-Nizonne


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