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Aubas

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Dordogne

Town northeast of Montignac, on both sides of the Vézère. Part agricultural west part is more rugged, with a landscape of limestone, with beautiful outlook overlooking the river.

Geographical information

MunicipalityAubas
Postcode24290
Latitude45.0832940 (N 45° 4’ 60”)
Longitude1.1926840 (E 1° 11’ 34”)
AltitudeFrom 68m to 255m
Surface area17.53 km²
Population642 inhabitants
Density36 inhabitants/km²
PrefecturePérigueux (61 km, 45 min)
Insee code24014
IntercommunalityCC de la Vallée de l'homme
DepartmentDordogne
RegionAquitaine

Nearest cities & towns

Montignac4.4 km (9 min)
Les Farges5.4 km (12 min)
Condat-sur-Vézère6.7 km (10 min)
Le Lardin-Saint-Lazare7.1 km (10 min)
Auriac-du-Périgord7.9 km (10 min)
Beauregard-de-Terrasson10 km (13 min)
Thonac10.2 km (14 min)
Valojoulx10.8 km (17 min)
Saint-Amand-de-Coly11 km (15 min)
Fanlac11.4 km (22 min)
Sergeac12.6 km (18 min)
La Bachellerie12.9 km (16 min)
Terrasson-Lavilledieu13.2 km (18 min)

Things to see and do

The town square, beside the river is shaded by a plane tercentenary. A dam, private property, produces electricity. This place from a walking trail leading into the hills where you can discover in the valley of the castles Fleunie, Sauveboeuf and Little Filolie.

Since April, the Castle Museum Sauveboeuf is open to visitors and offers a unique range of attractions.

Places of interest

Monuments

Events and festivities

On Easter Monday, the feast of pancakes.

In June, the third Sunday, the feast of the village.

In July and August, farmers market countries every Wednesday evening, with the possibility of on-site dining.

In December, the whole community is involved in the events of the Telethon, with the participation of surrounding municipalities.

Weather

Wednesday 29 july
Min. 14°C - Max. 18°C
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Thursday 30 july
Min. 14°C - Max. 23°C
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Friday 31 july
Min. 12°C - Max. 21°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

A 3 km, Lascaux caves.

A Montignac, on the banks of the Vézère, starting canoes towards Thonac, St. Leon Tursac, Les Eyzies. Throughout the summer.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Guided tour of a truffle wood in Périgord
Local flavours6 € to 10 € Saint-Cyprien (26 km)
Horse rides and lessons in Black Périgord
Nature and the great outdoors6 € to 59 € Campagne (27 km)
Canoe or kayak hire in the Dordogne
Nature and the great outdoors13 € to 21 € Carsac-Aillac (28 km)
Treetop trail - barefoot paths
Nature and the great outdoors19 € Ussac (30 km)
Maiden flight and microlight lessons
Sports sensations45 € to 159 € Belvès (37 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Historic walk in Lanmary Forest
HikeIntermediate5h00Antonne-et-Trigonant (32 km)
Saint-Michel d'Auberoche Chapel
HikeIntermediate4h00Antonne-et-Trigonant (32 km)
The vineyards
HikeIntermediate3h00Concèze (33 km)
Loop Limeuil
HikeIntermediate4h30Limeuil (33 km)
Banks of the Isle River
Cycling itineraryEasy4h00Trélissac (35 km)

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Vacation rentals

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