Veyrignac tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Les Jardins d\'eau at 3 km from Veyrignac

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Veyrignac in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Les Jardins d\'eau at 3 km and Carsac-Aillac at 3 km.

Veyrignac, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Les Jardins d\'eau

Les Jardins d'eau

Garden at 3 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Les Jardins d'eau guide


at 3 km (direction west-north-west)

Carsac-Aillac is home to the Jardins d'eau de Carsac and also has a lovely...

See Carsac-Aillac guide
Chateau de Fenelon

Chateau de Fenelon

Castle at 3 km (direction east-north-east)

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

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Chateau de Montfort

Chateau de Montfort

Castle at 5 km (direction west)

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

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Gourdon (Lot)

Gourdon (Lot)

at 6 km (direction east), in the Lot department

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

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Vitrac and Vitrac Port

Vitrac and Vitrac Port

at 6 km (direction west)

Vitrac is a quiet village next to Vitrac Port which has a river beach...

See Vitrac and Vitrac Port guide
Les Jardins de Cadiot

Les Jardins de Cadiot

Garden at 7 km (direction north-east)

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

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at 7 km (direction north-east)

Carlux is a pretty village with the ruins of a castle in its centre....

See Carlux guide


Most Beautiful Village at 8 km (direction west-south-west)

Domme is a beautiful hilltop village with an extensive cave system, and extensive views...

See Domme guide


at 10 km (direction west-north-west)

Sarlat is the historic capital of the region, and perhaps the most remarkable and...

See Sarlat guide
The Jardin de la Ferme Fleurie

The Jardin de la Ferme Fleurie

Garden at 10 km (direction west)

The Jardin de la Ferme Fleurie is a colourful garden in the Dordogne valley...

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La Roque-Gageac

La Roque-Gageac

Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction west)

The picture-postcard village of La Roque-Gageac is along the banks of the Dordogne river...

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Jardins de Marqueyssac

Jardins de Marqueyssac

Garden at 12 km (direction west)

The beautiful gardens of Marqueyssac are the most visited gardens in Aquitaine...

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The Jardins de l\'Albarede

The Jardins de l'Albarede

Garden at 12 km (direction west-south-west)

The Jardins de l'Albarede is an attractive garden surrounded by wooded hills in the...

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Markets in and near Veyrignac

  • Gourdon (Lot): market Thursday - seasonal market only (6km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Saturday (6km)
  • Domme: market Thursday (8km)
  • Sarlat: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (10km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (15km)
  • Saint-Cyprien: market Sunday (21km)
  • Cazals: market Sunday (22km)
  • Belves: market Saturday (25km)
  • Les Eyzies: market Monday all day - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)

More information about Veyrignac, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Veyrignac, France

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

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

  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (6km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (9km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (10km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (15km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (25km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (26km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (35km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (38km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (39km)

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) (24km)

Geography and distances

Veyrignac is in the south-west of France at 61 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Veyrignac is 454 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Veyrignac

Canton: Carlux

Arrondissement: Sarlat-la-Canéda

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24370

Distance to Veyrignac

from Perigueux (prefecture): 61 km

from Paris: 454 km

from Calais: 681 km

from Nice: 491 km

from Bordeaux: 149 km

from Strasbourg: 644 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 Veyrignac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Calviac-en-Perigord, Carlux, Carsac-Aillac, Gourdon (Lot), Grolejac, Milhac, Saint-Cirq-Madelon, Saint-Julien-de-Lampon and Sainte-Mondane.

This page in French: Visiter Veyrignac