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Valojoulx tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chateau de Losse at 2 km from Valojoulx

Visit Valojoulx: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Losse at 2 km and Lascaux caves at 4 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Valojoulx, 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 Valojoulx in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Chateau de Losse

Chateau de Losse

Castle at 2 km (direction north-west)

Close to Montignac, the Chateau de Losse is an interesting...

See Chateau de Losse guide
Lascaux caves

Lascaux caves

Cave at 4 km (direction north-east)

The Lascaux Caves are famous worldwide because of the large...

See Lascaux caves guide
Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere

Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere

Most Beautiful Village at 4 km (direction west)

In the heart of the UNESCO listed Vézère Valley, the...

See Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere guide
Montignac

Montignac

at 6 km (direction north-north-east)

Best known for being close to Lascaux caves, the small town of...

See Montignac guide
 
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Le Moustier

Le Moustier

at 6 km (direction west-south-west)

Le Moustier is a small village that is home to two...

See Le Moustier guide
La-Roque-Saint-Christophe

La-Roque-Saint-Christophe

Cave at 7 km (direction west-south-west)

The prehistoric dwellings built in the cliffs at La...

See La-Roque-Saint-Christophe guide
Plazac

Plazac

at 8 km (direction west)

The village of Plazac is very small but well...

See Plazac guide
Saint-Geniès

Saint-Geniès

at 9 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Saint-Geniès guide
Chateau de Commarque

Chateau de Commarque

Castle at 9 km (direction south-south-west)

The Chateau de Commarque is an imposing ruined castle that...

See Chateau de Commarque guide
Saint-Amand-de-Coly

Saint-Amand-de-Coly

Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction east-north-east)

The village of Saint-Amand-de-Coly is one of the prettiest in the Dordogne,...

See Saint-Amand-de-Coly guide
Cabanes du Breuil

Cabanes du Breuil

at 11 km (direction south)

The Cabanes du Breuil are ancient farm buildings made from dry...

See Cabanes du Breuil guide
Chateau de Puymartin

Chateau de Puymartin

Castle at 12 km (direction south)

The views, the furnishings and the legend of a resident ghost all...

See Chateau de Puymartin guide
Font-de-Gaume

Font-de-Gaume

Cave at 13 km (direction south-west)

The caves at Font-de-Gaume are one of the last...

See Font-de-Gaume guide
Les Eyzies

Les Eyzies

at 13 km (direction west-south-west)

Les Eyzies is a small traditional town, within easy...

See Les Eyzies guide

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

Map of places to visit near Valojoulx

 
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Markets in and near Valojoulx

  • Montignac: market Wednesday & Saturday (5km)
  • Les Eyzies: market Monday all day - seasonal market only (13km)
  • Le Lardin-Saint-Lazare: market Friday (14km)
  • Thenon: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Sarlat: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (15km)
  • Terrasson: market Thursday (18km)
  • Saint-Cyprien: market Sunday (18km)
  • Le Bugue: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Domme: market Thursday (25km)
  • Saint-Pierre-de-Chignac: market Saturday (25km)

More information about Valojoulx, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Valojoulx, France

What to do at Valojoulx? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Valojoulx.

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)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (4km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (10km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (16km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (22km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (25km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (26km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (29km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (29km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (30km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (38km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (39km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (43km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (44km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (47km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (54km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (55km)

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) (44km)
 
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Geography and distances

Valojoulx is in the south-west of France at 38 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Valojoulx is 436 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Valojoulx

Canton: Montignac

Arrondissement: Sarlat-la-Canéda

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24290

Distance to Valojoulx

from Perigueux (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 436 km

from Calais: 662 km

from Nice: 508 km

from Bordeaux: 137 km

from Strasbourg: 640 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 Valojoulx from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Fanlac, La Chapelle-Aubareil, Montignac, Peyzac-le-Moustier, Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere, Sergeac, Tamnies and Thonac.

This page in French: Visiter Valojoulx

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