Vezac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vezac in Dordogne

Photo is of Chateau de Beynac at 1 km from Vezac

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

Attractions in Vezac

The beautiful gardens of Marqueyssac are the most visited gardens in Aquitaine: Jardins de Marqueyssac

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Beynac at 1 km and Jardins de Marqueyssac at 1 km.

Vezac, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau de Beynac

Chateau de Beynac

Castle at 1 km (direction west-north-west)

High on a clifftop and beautifully restored, the Chateau de Beynac is our favourite...

See Chateau de Beynac guide
Jardins de Marqueyssac

Jardins de Marqueyssac

Garden at 1 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Jardins de Marqueyssac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 1 km (direction west-north-west)

One of the most beautiful villages in France and also with stunning views and...

See Beynac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 2 km (direction south-south-west)

Castelnaud-la-Chapelle is a very pretty village best known for the Chateau de castelnaud, the...

See Castelnaud-la-Chapelle guide
Chateau de Castelnaud

Chateau de Castelnaud

Castle at 2 km (direction south-south-west)

The extensive Chateau de Castelnaud and the associated Museum of Medieval Weapons are very...

See Chateau de Castelnaud guide
The Jardin de la Ferme Fleurie

The Jardin de la Ferme Fleurie

Garden at 2 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See The Jardin de la Ferme Fleurie guide
La Roque-Gageac

La Roque-Gageac

Most Beautiful Village at 2 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See La Roque-Gageac guide
Saint Vincent de Cosse

Saint Vincent de Cosse

at 3 km (direction west-north-west)

Saint Vincent de Cosse is a charming village with some beautiful houses and rural...

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Chateau des Milandes

Chateau des Milandes

Castle at 4 km (direction west-south-west)

The beautifully restored Chateau des Milandes, in Renaissance style, is best known for its...

See Chateau des Milandes guide
The Jardins de l\'Albarede

The Jardins de l'Albarede

Garden at 5 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See The Jardins de l'Albarede guide
Vitrac and Vitrac Port

Vitrac and Vitrac Port

at 6 km (direction east)

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

See Vitrac and Vitrac Port guide


Most Beautiful Village at 6 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Domme guide
La Musée de la Rue du temps qui passe

La Musée de la Rue du temps qui passe

Museum at 7 km (direction west)

The musée de la rue du temps qui passe is an atmospheric step back...

See La Musée de la Rue du temps qui passe guide
Chateau de Montfort

Chateau de Montfort

Castle at 7 km (direction east)

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

See Chateau de Montfort guide

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Markets in and near Vezac

  • Domme: market Thursday (6km)
  • Sarlat: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (8km)
  • Saint-Cyprien: market Sunday (9km)
  • Belves: market Saturday (14km)
  • Les Eyzies: market Monday all day - seasonal market only (16km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Thursday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Saturday (18km)
  • Le Buisson-de-Cadouin: market Friday (19km)
  • Le Bugue: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Cazals: market Sunday (22km)

More information about Vezac, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Vezac, France

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

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

  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (5km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (8km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (14km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (17km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (20km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (26km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (26km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (27km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (28km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (52km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (57km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (57km)

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) (36km)

Geography and distances

Vezac is in the south-west of France at 52 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Vezac is 456 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vezac

Canton: Sarlat-la-Canéda

Arrondissement: Sarlat-la-Canéda

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 24220

Distance to Vezac

from Perigueux (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 456 km

from Calais: 682 km

from Nice: 503 km

from Bordeaux: 137 km

from Strasbourg: 653 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 Vezac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beynac, Bezenac, Castelnaud-la-Chapelle, Cenac-et-Saint-Julien, Domme, La Roque-Gageac, Saint-Andre-D'Allas, Saint-Cybranet, Saint-Vincent-de-Cosse, Veyrines-de-Domme and Vitrac.

This page in French: Visiter Vezac