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Saint-Paul-la-Roche tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chateau de Jumilhac at 5 km from Saint-Paul-la-Roche

Visit Saint-Paul-la-Roche: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Paul-la-Roche is situated in the Dordogne department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Jumilhac at 5 km and Thiviers at 9 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saint-Paul-la-Roche, 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-Paul-la-Roche in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

Chateau de Jumilhac

Chateau de Jumilhac

Castle at 5 km (direction east-north-east)

The Chateau de Jumilhac is in the northern Dordogn, within the Perigord-Limousin...

See Chateau de Jumilhac guide


at 9 km (direction south-west)

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

See Thiviers guide


Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Saint-Jean-de-Cole guide


at 16 km (direction south-south-east)

The town of Excideuil in the northern Dordogne has a lively market...

See Excideuil guide


at 20 km (direction south-south-east), in the Haute-Vienne department

Châlus is a small market town with two ruined castles in the...

See Chalus guide
Chateau de Puyguilhem

Chateau de Puyguilhem

Castle at 21 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Chateau de Puyguilhem guide
Le Bouquet

Le Bouquet

at 21 km (direction south-west)

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

See Le Bouquet guide


at 21 km (direction south-west)

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

See Sorges guide


at 24 km (direction south-south-east)

The small village of Tourtoirac has a church and river walk as...

See Tourtoirac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction east), in the Correze department

The part of Segur-le-Chateau with medieval houses next to the river is...

See Segur-le-Chateau guide


at 27 km (direction west)

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

See Nontron guide
Chateau de Hautefort

Chateau de Hautefort

Castle at 27 km (direction south-south-east)

At Chateau de Hautefort you can see a vey imposing castle and...

See Chateau de Hautefort guide


at 30 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Brantome guide
Brantome Abbey

Brantome Abbey

Abbey at 30 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Brantome Abbey guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Dordogne

Map of places to visit near Saint-Paul-la-Roche


Markets in and near Saint-Paul-la-Roche

  • Thiviers: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (8km)
  • Thiviers: market Saturday (8km)
  • Excideuil: market Thursday (16km)
  • Chalus: market Friday (20km)
  • Piegut-Pluviers: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Brantome: market Monday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Brantome: market Friday (30km)
  • Thenon: market Tuesday (38km)
  • Perigueux: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (39km)
  • Objat: market Sunday (40km)

Hotels near Saint-Paul-la-Roche

More information about Saint-Paul-la-Roche, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Saint-Paul-la-Roche, France

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


  • Aquarium du Limousin (44km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (9km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (20km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (30km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre (Solignac) (38km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (40km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (40km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (27km)
  • Jardin de Liliane (33km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (28km)
  • Grotte de Montgaudier (46km)
  • Gouffre de la Fage (59km)

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 (22km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Paul-la-Roche is in the south-west of France at 39 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Saint-Paul-la-Roche is 389 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Paul-la-Roche

Canton: Jumilhac-le-Grand

Arrondissement: Nontron

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24800

Distance to Saint-Paul-la-Roche

from Perigueux (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 389 km

from Calais: 612 km

from Nice: 534 km

from Bordeaux: 143 km

from Strasbourg: 617 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-Paul-la-Roche from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chaleix, Jumilhac-le-Grand and Sarrazac.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Paul-la-Roche

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