Savignac-les-Eglises tourism and travel guide

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Visit Savignac-les-Eglises: highlights and tourist information

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Savignac-les-Eglises is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 18 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Savignac-les-Eglises is 413 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Tourtoirac at 11 km and Excideuil at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Savignac-les-Eglises, 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-les-Eglises 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 Savignac-les-Eglises

Markets in and near Savignac-les-Eglises

  • Excideuil: market Thursday (13km)
  • Thiviers: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Thiviers: market Saturday (17km)
  • Saint-Pierre-de-Chignac: market Saturday (17km)
  • Perigueux: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (18km)
  • Thenon: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Brantome: market Monday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Brantome: market Friday (23km)
  • Lisle: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Le Lardin-Saint-Lazare: market Friday (29km)

More information about Savignac-les-Eglises, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Savignac-les-Eglises, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Nontron (35km)
  • Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche (35km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perigord-Limousin (38km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (16km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (19km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (21km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (21km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (21km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (32km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (35km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (41km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (45km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (45km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (49km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (61km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (18km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (32km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (35km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (46km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte du Grand Roc (38km)
  • Grotte de Montgaudier (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Magnac-Bourg (56km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Hilaire-les-Places (46km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Savignac-les-Eglises

Canton: Savignac-les-Églises

Arrondissement: Périgueux

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24420

Distance to Savignac-les-Eglises

from Perigueux (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 413 km

from Calais: 635 km

from Nice: 533 km

from Bordeaux: 127 km

from Strasbourg: 636 km

Getting here

Savignac-les-Eglises 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-les-Eglises from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Coulaures, Cubjac, La Boissiere-d'Ans, Mayac, Saint-Vincent-sur-l'Isle, Sarliac-sur-l'Isle and Sorges.

This page in French: Visiter Savignac-les-Eglises