Valojoulx tourism and travel guide

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Visit Valojoulx: highlights and tourist information

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Valojoulx is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 38 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Valojoulx is 436 kilometres from Paris).

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

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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!

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Valojoulx

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

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

  • Jardins du château de Losse (2km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (15km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (17km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (22km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (25km)
  • Jardin de Conty (25km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (26km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (27km)
  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (27km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (28km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (36km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte du Grand Roc (13km)
  • Gouffre de la Fage (31km)

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)
 
 

Geography and distances

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

Valojoulx 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 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