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Simeyrols tourism and travel guide

Photo of Simeyrols in Dordogne

Photo is of Carlux at 3 km from Simeyrols

Visit Simeyrols: highlights and tourist information

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Simeyrols is situated in the Dordogne department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

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!



at 3 km (direction south-south-east)

Carlux is a pretty village with the ruins of a castle...

See Carlux guide
Les Jardins de Cadiot

Les Jardins de Cadiot

Garden at 3 km (direction south-south-east)

The Jardins de Cadiot is a pretty garden in the Dordogne Valley...

See Les Jardins de Cadiot guide
Jardins du manoir d'Eyrignac

Jardins du manoir d'Eyrignac

Garden at 4 km (direction north-west)

The Gardens of the Manoir d'Eyrignac are a remarkable garden with...

See Jardins du manoir d'Eyrignac guide
Chateau de Fenelon

Chateau de Fenelon

Castle at 7 km (direction south)

The chateau de Fenelon is half medieval and half renaissance, and sited...

See Chateau de Fenelon guide


at 8 km (direction north-north-west)

The small town of Salignac-Eyvigues in the Dordogne has several...

See Salignac-Eyvigues guide
Les Jardins d'eau

Les Jardins d'eau

Garden at 9 km (direction south-west)

The Jardins d'eau in Carsac-Aillac is a stunning water garden...

See Les Jardins d'eau guide


at 9 km (direction south-west)

Carsac-Aillac is home to the Jardins d'eau de Carsac...

See Carsac-Aillac guide


at 10 km (direction west)

Sarlat is the historic capital of the region, and...

See Sarlat guide
Gourdon (Lot)

Gourdon (Lot)

at 10 km (direction south-south-east), in the Lot department

The golden stone used to build much of the town of Gourdon...

See Gourdon (Lot) guide
Chateau de Montfort

Chateau de Montfort

Castle at 11 km (direction south-west)

Close to Sarlat, the Chateau de Montfort is an imposing setting above...

See Chateau de Montfort guide


at 11 km (direction east), in the Lot department

The town of Souillac is enjoyable to explore, and well placed to...

See Souillac guide


at 12 km (direction north-west)

Saint-Geniès is a traditional Dordogne village around a small castle and church...

See Saint-Geniès guide
Vitrac and Vitrac Port

Vitrac and Vitrac Port

at 12 km (direction west-south-west)

Vitrac is a quiet village next to Vitrac Port which...

See Vitrac and Vitrac Port guide
The Jardin de la Ferme Fleurie

The Jardin de la Ferme Fleurie

Garden at 15 km (direction west-south-west)

The Jardin de la Ferme Fleurie is a colourful garden...

See The Jardin de la Ferme Fleurie guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Dordogne

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

What to do at Simeyrols? 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

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

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

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

Simeyrols is in the south-west of France at 58 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Simeyrols is 446 kilometres from Paris).

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

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

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