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Brantôme en Périgord

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Brantôme en Périgord - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Dordogne
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"Sometimes nature and man work together to compose a masterpiece. This is the case of Brantôme, the loveliest and most enchanting small town in Perigord. In this dream, the monks built an admirable and powerful Abbey whose tower dominates the valley. " André Maurois of the French Academy.

Today Gate Limousin Regional Natural Park and jewel of the valley of Dronne Brantôme open all year for nature lovers and "eating well".

On the old town of Saint-Julien-de-Bourdeilles today attached to Brantôme-en-Périgord:

Quiet village of Brantômois, located off the main roads, Saint-Julien is crossed by the GR 36 which joins the Channel to the Mediterranean (1000 km).

It is also a stopover for walkers (with stop drinking water).

Its rural fabric remains authentic and around its Romanesque church of the eleventh century whose bell tower was fortified during the 100 years war.

Geographical information

MunicipalityBrantôme en Périgord
Postcode24310
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Latitude45.3651870 (N 45° 21’ 55”)
Longitude0.6473940 (E 0° 38’ 51”)
AltitudeFrom 92m to 246m
Surface area133.33 km²
Population3841 inhabitants
Density29 inhabitants/km²
PrefecturePérigueux (15 mi, 29 min)
Insee code24064
IntercommunalityCC Dronne et Belle
DepartmentDordogne
TerritoryAquitaine, Périgord
RegionNew-Aquitaine

Nearest cities & towns

Champagnac-de-Belair4.4 mi (10 min)
Condat-sur-Trincou4.5 mi (12 min)
Saint-Pancrace5.8 mi (9 min)
Bourdeilles6 mi (11 min)
Saint-Félix-de-Bourdeilles6 mi (11 min)
La Chapelle-Faucher6.3 mi (12 min)
Biras7 mi (17 min)
Quinsac7.4 mi (15 min)
La Chapelle-Montmoreau7.5 mi (14 min)
Saint-Pierre-de-Côle7.7 mi (12 min)
Creyssac8.5 mi (18 min)
Villars8.5 mi (18 min)
Agonac8.9 mi (18 min)
Lempzours9.3 mi (19 min)
Bussac9.4 mi (23 min)

Things to see and do

Brantome:
The Gonterie-Boulouneix:

Visit of a workshop of art creator at the Nègrerie (painting, stone, wood, earth).

Places of interest

Leisure centres
Monuments

Events and festivities

Brantome:
The Gonterie-Boulouneix:

Garage sale in September in the village. Information on +33 5 53 05 56 71.

Photos

Abbey of Brantome
Abbey of Brantome
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Abbey of Brantome
Abbey of Brantome
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Aerial view of Brantome
Aerial view of Brantome
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La Gonterie-Boulouneix - Entrance to the village
La Gonterie-Boulouneix - Entrance to the village
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Troglodyte course
Troglodyte course
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Sencenac-Puy-de-Fourches - Panorama
Sencenac-Puy-de-Fourches - Panorama
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Bell tower of Brantôme, one of the oldest in France
Bell tower of Brantôme, one of the oldest in France
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Mill of Brantôme Abbey
Mill of Brantôme Abbey
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Brantôme, little Venice of Périgord vert
Brantôme, little Venice of Périgord vert
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Brantome
Brantome
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Entrance to the abbey
Entrance to the abbey
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Caves dug out, behind the abbey
Caves dug out, behind the abbey
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The Dronne
The Dronne
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Old houses of the village of Brantôme
Old houses of the village of Brantôme
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Main street of Brantôme
Main street of Brantôme
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Detail of an old grid
Detail of an old grid
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House at the entrance of one of the many bridges
House at the entrance of one of the many bridges
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Reflections in the Dronne
Reflections in the Dronne
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Island on the Dronne
Island on the Dronne
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The monks' restoir
The monks' restoir
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Church of Saint-Julien-de-Bourdeilles
Church of Saint-Julien-de-Bourdeilles
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Entrance of Saint-Julien-de-Bourdeilles
Entrance of Saint-Julien-de-Bourdeilles
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Saint-Julien-de-Bourdeilles - Bell tower
Saint-Julien-de-Bourdeilles - Bell tower
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Landscape of Saint-Julien-de-Bourdeilles
Landscape of Saint-Julien-de-Bourdeilles
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Borie, shepherds shelter in Saint-Julien
Borie, shepherds shelter in Saint-Julien
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Goat toys in Saint-Julien-de-Bourdeilles
Goat toys in Saint-Julien-de-Bourdeilles
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Departure of Saint-Julien from a mountain bike hike
Departure of Saint-Julien from a mountain bike hike
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La Gonterie-Boulouneix - Village
La Gonterie-Boulouneix - Village
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La Gonterie-Boulouneix - Town Hall
La Gonterie-Boulouneix - Town Hall
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La Gonterie-Boulouneix - Village
La Gonterie-Boulouneix - Village
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La Gonterie-Boulouneix - Church of Our Lady
La Gonterie-Boulouneix - Church of Our Lady
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La Gonterie-Boulouneix - War Memorial
La Gonterie-Boulouneix - War Memorial
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La Gonterie-Boulouneix - Church of Our Lady
La Gonterie-Boulouneix - Church of Our Lady
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La Gonterie-Boulouneix - Interior of Notre-Dame Church
La Gonterie-Boulouneix - Interior of Notre-Dame Church
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La Gonterie-Boulouneix - Interior of Notre-Dame Church
La Gonterie-Boulouneix - Interior of Notre-Dame Church
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La Gonterie-Boulouneix - Village
La Gonterie-Boulouneix - Village
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La Gonterie-Boulouneix - Interior of Notre-Dame Church
La Gonterie-Boulouneix - Interior of Notre-Dame Church
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Sencenac-Puy-de-Fourches - Panorama
Sencenac-Puy-de-Fourches - Panorama
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Sencenac-Puy-de-Fourches - Town Hall
Sencenac-Puy-de-Fourches - Town Hall
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Sencenac-Puy-de-Fourches - Church of Our Lady
Sencenac-Puy-de-Fourches - Church of Our Lady
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Sencenac-Puy-de-Fourches - War Memorial
Sencenac-Puy-de-Fourches - War Memorial
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Sencenac-Puy-de-Fourches - Village
Sencenac-Puy-de-Fourches - Village
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Sencenac-Puy-de-Fourches - Village
Sencenac-Puy-de-Fourches - Village
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Sencenac-Puy-de-Fourches - Church of Our Lady
Sencenac-Puy-de-Fourches - Church of Our Lady
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Sencenac-Puy-de-Fourches - Church of Our Lady
Sencenac-Puy-de-Fourches - Church of Our Lady
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Valeuil - Village
Valeuil - Village
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Valeuil - Village
Valeuil - Village
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Valeuil - Saint Pantaleon Church
Valeuil - Saint Pantaleon Church
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Valeuil - War Memorial
Valeuil - War Memorial
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Valeuil - Village
Valeuil - Village
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Valeuil - Saint Pantaleon Church
Valeuil - Saint Pantaleon Church
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Valeuil - Interior of the Saint-Pantaléon church
Valeuil - Interior of the Saint-Pantaléon church
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Weather

Tuesday 27 june
Min. 21°C - Max. 40°C
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Wednesday 28 june
Min. 22°C - Max. 35°C
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Thursday 29 june
Min. 19°C - Max. 32°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Sightseeing cruise in the Venice of Périgord
Entertainment8 € Brantôme en Périgord
Comille Aventure treetop adventure park
Sports sensations20 € Cornille (11.1 mi)
Fish farm tour and caviar tasting
Local flavours19 € to 75 € Neuvic (21 mi)
Walnut oil mill tour and tasting
Local flavoursFreeNeuvic (21 mi)
Visit Jumilhac Castle and its gardens
Culture and education5 € to 9 € Jumilhac-le-Grand (22 mi)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Ancient loop Paussac Saint-Just
HikeEasy4h00Paussac-et-Saint-Vivien (5.4 mi)
Loop by the King of Chauzes Cross Rat
HikeEasy4h00Paussac-et-Saint-Vivien (5.4 mi)
Banks of the Isle River
Cycling itineraryEasy4h00Trélissac (13.3 mi)
Historic walk in Lanmary Forest
HikeIntermediate5h00Antonne-et-Trigonant (13.8 mi)
Saint-Michel d'Auberoche Chapel
HikeIntermediate4h00Antonne-et-Trigonant (13.8 mi)

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