Saint-Jory-de-Chalais tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Jory-de-Chalais: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Jory-de-Chalais is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 37 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Saint-Jory-de-Chalais is 389 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Thiviers at 9 km and Saint-Jean-de-Cole at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Jory-de-Chalais, 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-Jory-de-Chalais 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 Saint-Jory-de-Chalais

Markets in and near Saint-Jory-de-Chalais

  • Thiviers: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (9km)
  • Thiviers: market Saturday (9km)
  • Chalus: market Friday (19km)
  • Excideuil: market Thursday (22km)
  • Piegut-Pluviers: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Brantome: market Monday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Brantome: market Friday (24km)
  • Mareuil: market Tuesday (35km)
  • Lisle: market Tuesday (37km)
  • Perigueux: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (38km)

More information about Saint-Jory-de-Chalais, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Saint-Jory-de-Chalais, France

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


  • Aquarium du Limousin (46km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Nontron (19km)
  • Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche (24km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perigord-Limousin (15km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (9km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (14km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (24km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (37km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (37km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (38km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre (Solignac) (41km)
  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (43km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de Liliane (31km)
  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (33km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (24km)
  • Grotte de Montgaudier (38km)
  • Site Corot (45km)

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 (26km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Jory-de-Chalais

Canton: Jumilhac-le-Grand

Arrondissement: Nontron

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24800

Distance to Saint-Jory-de-Chalais

from Perigueux (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 389 km

from Calais: 610 km

from Nice: 542 km

from Bordeaux: 137 km

from Strasbourg: 622 km

Getting here

Saint-Jory-de-Chalais 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-Jory-de-Chalais from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 1 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chaleix.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Jory-de-Chalais