Saint-Vivien tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Vivien: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Vivien is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 58 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Saint-Vivien is 472 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Les Jardins de Sardy at 4 km and Montcaret at 5 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Vivien, 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-Vivien 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-Vivien

Markets in and near Saint-Vivien

  • Castillon-la-Bataille: market Monday (12km)
  • Montpon-Menesterol: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Branne: market Thursday & Saturday (24km)
  • Coutras: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Duras: market Thursday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Duras: market Saturday & Monday (25km)
  • Mussidan: market Saturday (26km)
  • Bergerac: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (30km)
  • Eymet: market Thursday (34km)
  • Creon: market Wednesday (38km)

More information about Saint-Vivien, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Saint-Vivien, France

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

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) (16km)
  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (20km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (44km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (56km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Sardy (4km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (31km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (33km)
  • Parc et potager de Pouthet (34km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (36km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (43km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (43km)
  • Jardins du château de Mongenan (48km)
  • Jardins du château de Malle (48km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Vivien

Canton: Vélines

Arrondissement: Bergerac

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24230

Distance to Saint-Vivien

from Perigueux (prefecture): 58 km

from Paris: 472 km

from Calais: 686 km

from Nice: 585 km

from Bordeaux: 54 km

from Strasbourg: 712 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Carsac-de-Gurson, Montazeau, Montcaret, Montpeyroux, Nastringues, Saint-Antoine-de-Breuilh, Saint-Michel-de-Montaigne and Velines.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Vivien