Simeyrols tourism and travel guide

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Visit Simeyrols: highlights and tourist information

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Simeyrols 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: Simeyrols is 446 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Carlux at 3 km and Les Jardins de Cadiot at 3 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Simeyrols, 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 Simeyrols 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 Simeyrols

Markets in and near Simeyrols

  • Sarlat: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (10km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Thursday - seasonal market only (10km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Saturday (10km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (11km)
  • Domme: market Thursday (15km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Montignac: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Saint-Cyprien: market Sunday (23km)
  • Terrasson: market Thursday (25km)
  • Les Eyzies: market Monday all day - seasonal market only (25km)

More information about Simeyrols, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Simeyrols, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (46km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (10km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (10km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (11km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (16km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (23km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (31km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (31km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (40km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (8km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (15km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (17km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (19km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (21km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (24km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (24km)
  • Jardin de Conty (25km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (33km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (34km)
  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte du Grand Roc (25km)
  • Gouffre de la Fage (26km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (33km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (38km)
  • Cascades de Gimel (59km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (25km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Simeyrols

Canton: Carlux

Arrondissement: Sarlat-la-Canéda

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24370

Distance to Simeyrols

from Perigueux (prefecture): 58 km

from Paris: 446 km

from Calais: 673 km

from Nice: 490 km

from Bordeaux: 151 km

from Strasbourg: 636 km

Getting here

Simeyrols 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 Simeyrols from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Borreze, Carlux, Orliaguet, Peyrillac-et-Millac, Prats-de-Carlux, Saint-Crepin-et-Carlucet, Saint-Julien-de-Lampon, Saint-Vincent-le-Paluel and Sainte-Nathalene.

This page in French: Visiter Simeyrols