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Ajat

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Dordogne

Ajat - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Dordogne
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Pretty village perched on a hillside on the edge of the plateau and the forest Barade Ajat offers the visitor's eyes a beautiful panorama. Ajat was intimately linked to the Route of Canons of the family Hautefort behind the creation of the forge of Ans.

Hiking trails allow you to discover the mesa and its rich flora, including among other not less than 26 varieties of orchids, floral heritage protected (picking is prohibited).

Small rural buildings abound: fountains, stone crosses, laundries, sinks??

Geographical information

MunicipalityAjat
Postcode24210
Latitude45.1565120 (N 45° 9’ 23”)
Longitude1.0154129 (E 1° 0’ 55”)
AltitudeFrom 148m to 284m
Surface area21.95 km²
Population337 inhabitants
Density15 inhabitants/km²
PrefecturePérigueux (31 km, 38 min)
Insee code24004
IntercommunalityCC Causse et Vézère
DepartmentDordogne
RegionAquitaine

Nearest cities & towns

Limeyrat3.1 km (8 min)
Thenon5.7 km (9 min)
Fossemagne6.3 km (10 min)
Brouchaud6.9 km (11 min)
Saint-Antoine-d'Auberoche7 km (17 min)
La Boissière-d'Ans9.3 km (16 min)
Gabillou9.7 km (16 min)
Azerat10 km (12 min)
Bars11 km (16 min)
Montagnac-d'Auberoche11.1 km (16 min)
Cubjac11.3 km (14 min)
Saint-Pantaly-d'Ans11.9 km (18 min)
Auriac-du-Périgord13.1 km (16 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Monuments

Photos

Village Ajat
Village Ajat
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Bauzens, Village Ajat
Bauzens, Village Ajat
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The Cross
The Cross
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Square War Memorial
Square War Memorial
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The Castle
The Castle
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Castle Tower
Castle Tower
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City Hall
City Hall
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Church
Church
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The laundry
The laundry
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The swimming pool
The swimming pool
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Weather

Wednesday 1 april
Min. 5°C - Max. 11°C
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Thursday 2 april
Min. 3°C - Max. 13°C
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Friday 3 april
Min. 4°C - Max. 14°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Horse rides and lessons in Black Périgord
Nature and the great outdoors6 € to 59 € Campagne (28 km)
Guided tour of a truffle wood in Périgord
Local flavours6 € to 10 € Saint-Cyprien (29 km)
Canoe or kayak hire in the Dordogne
Nature and the great outdoors13 € to 21 € Carsac-Aillac (41 km)
Treetop trail - barefoot paths
Nature and the great outdoors19 € Ussac (42 km)
Maiden flight and microlight lessons
Sports sensations45 € to 159 € Belvès (42 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Historic walk in Lanmary Forest
HikeIntermediate5h00Antonne-et-Trigonant (15.8 km)
Saint-Michel d'Auberoche Chapel
HikeIntermediate4h00Antonne-et-Trigonant (15.8 km)
Banks of the Isle River
Cycling itineraryEasy4h00Trélissac (19 km)
The vineyards
HikeIntermediate3h00Concèze (34 km)
Between walled towns and abbeys
HikeEasy5h00Saint-Avit-Sénieur (45 km)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels