Vezac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vezac: highlights and tourist information

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Vezac is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 52 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Vezac is 456 kilometres from Paris).

Attractions in Vezac

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Beynac at 1 km and Jardins de Marqueyssac at 1 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vezac, 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 Vezac 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 Vezac

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

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

  • Causses du Quercy (51km)

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

  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (1km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (5km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (6km)
  • Jardin de Conty (9km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (16km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (17km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (19km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (21km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (22km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (34km)
  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte du Grand Roc (16km)
  • Gouffre de la Fage (42km)

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

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

Vezac 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 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