Sainte-Croix tourism and travel guide

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Visit Sainte-Croix: highlights and tourist information

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Sainte-Croix is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 50 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Sainte-Croix is 472 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montferrand-du-Perigord at 3 km and Saint-Avit-Senieur at 4 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sainte-Croix, 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 Sainte-Croix 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 Sainte-Croix

Markets in and near Sainte-Croix

  • Monpazier: market Thursday (8km)
  • Villereal: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (13km)
  • Villereal: market Saturday (13km)
  • Lalinde: market Thursday (13km)
  • Le Buisson-de-Cadouin: market Friday (13km)
  • Belves: market Saturday (14km)
  • Issigeac: market Sunday (18km)
  • Castillonnes: market Friday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Castillonnes: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Le Bugue: market Tuesday (21km)

More information about Sainte-Croix, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Sainte-Croix, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (0km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (15km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (18km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (18km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (30km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (36km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Livrade (Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot) (42km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (44km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Bourlie (12km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (13km)
  • Jardin de Conty (19km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (27km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (28km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (31km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (33km)
  • Parc et potager de Pouthet (35km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (40km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (43km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (47km)
  • Ets Latour-Marliac (47km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte du Grand Roc (26km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sainte-Croix

Canton: Beaumont-du-Périgord

Arrondissement: Bergerac

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24440

Distance to Sainte-Croix

from Perigueux (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 472 km

from Calais: 695 km

from Nice: 526 km

from Bordeaux: 112 km

from Strasbourg: 679 km

Getting here

Sainte-Croix 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 Sainte-Croix from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaumont-du-Perigord, Labouquerie, Lavalade, Lolme, Marsales, Montferrand-du-Perigord, Nojals-et-Clotte, Rampieux, Saint-Avit-Riviere, Saint-Avit-Senieur, Saint-Cassien, Saint-Romain-de-Monpazier and Tourliac.

This page in French: Visiter Sainte-Croix