Saint-Michel-de-Montaigne tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Michel-de-Montaigne: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Michel-de-Montaigne is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 64 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Saint-Michel-de-Montaigne is 476 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montcaret at 3 km and Les Jardins de Sardy at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Michel-de-Montaigne, 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-Michel-de-Montaigne 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-Michel-de-Montaigne

Markets in and near Saint-Michel-de-Montaigne

  • Castillon-la-Bataille: market Monday (6km)
  • Branne: market Thursday & Saturday (18km)
  • Montpon-Menesterol: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Coutras: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Duras: market Thursday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Duras: market Saturday & Monday (25km)
  • Mussidan: market Saturday (31km)
  • Creon: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Bergerac: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (36km)
  • Eymet: market Thursday (37km)

More information about Saint-Michel-de-Montaigne, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Saint-Michel-de-Montaigne, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (14km)
  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (15km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Sardy (6km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (27km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (31km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (37km)
  • Parc et potager de Pouthet (37km)
  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (41km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (42km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (42km)
  • Jardins du château de Malle (43km)
  • Parc du château de Grenade (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Michel-de-Montaigne

Canton: Vélines

Arrondissement: Bergerac

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24230

Distance to Saint-Michel-de-Montaigne

from Perigueux (prefecture): 64 km

from Paris: 476 km

from Calais: 689 km

from Nice: 590 km

from Bordeaux: 48 km

from Strasbourg: 718 km

Getting here

Saint-Michel-de-Montaigne 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-Michel-de-Montaigne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Belves-de-Castillon, Castillon-la-Bataille, Flaujagues, Gardegan-et-Tourtirac, Lamothe-Montravel, Les SalLes de-Castillon, Montcaret, Montpeyroux, Mouliets-et-Villemartin, Pessac-sur-Dordogne, Saint-Philippe-d'Aiguille, Saint-Seurin-de-Prats and Saint-Vivien.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Michel-de-Montaigne