Savignac-de-Nontron tourism and travel guide

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Visit Savignac-de-Nontron: highlights and tourist information

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Savignac-de-Nontron is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 40 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Savignac-de-Nontron is 388 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Nontron at 5 km and Chateau de Puyguilhem at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Savignac-de-Nontron, 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 Savignac-de-Nontron 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 Savignac-de-Nontron

Markets in and near Savignac-de-Nontron

  • Piegut-Pluviers: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Thiviers: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Thiviers: market Saturday (21km)
  • Brantome: market Monday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Brantome: market Friday (21km)
  • Mareuil: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Chalus: market Friday (24km)
  • Lisle: market Tuesday (32km)
  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (34km)
  • Excideuil: market Thursday (34km)

More information about Savignac-de-Nontron, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Savignac-de-Nontron, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Limousin (52km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Nontron (5km)
  • Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche (38km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perigord-Limousin (9km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (14km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (21km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (21km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (37km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (37km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (40km)
  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (43km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (45km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (46km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre (Solignac) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de Liliane (31km)
  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (22km)
  • Grotte de Montgaudier (24km)
  • Site Corot (42km)

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 (36km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Savignac-de-Nontron

Canton: Nontron

Arrondissement: Nontron

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24300

Distance to Savignac-de-Nontron

from Perigueux (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 388 km

from Calais: 607 km

from Nice: 557 km

from Bordeaux: 128 km

from Strasbourg: 630 km

Getting here

Savignac-de-Nontron 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 Savignac-de-Nontron from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Abjat-sur-Bandiat, Augignac, Champs-Romain, Nontron, Saint-Estephe, Saint-Martial-de-Valette and Saint-Pardoux-la-Riviere.

This page in French: Visiter Savignac-de-Nontron