Liven up your holidays!


Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Dordogne

Étouars - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Dordogne

Geographical information

Latitude45.6030469 (N 45° 36’ 11”)
Longitude0.6273600 (E 0° 37’ 38”)
AltitudeFrom 170m to 277m
Surface area7.83 km²
Population152 inhabitants
Density19 inhabitants/km²
PrefecturePérigueux (35 mi, 1h01)
Insee code24163
IntercommunalityCC du Périgord Nontronnais
TerritoryAquitaine, Périgord

Nearest cities & towns

Le Bourdeix1.6 mi (4 min)
Saint-Estèphe3.4 mi (10 min)
Teyjat4 mi (9 min)
Bussière-Badil4.4 mi (11 min)
Javerlhac-et-la-Chapelle-Saint-Robert4.5 mi (10 min)
Piégut-Pluviers4.7 mi (10 min)
Busserolles6.7 mi (15 min)
Soudat6.9 mi (16 min)
Nontron7.2 mi (16 min)
Augignac7.3 mi (16 min)
Eymouthiers7.3 mi (14 min)
Varaignes7.9 mi (15 min)
Saint-Martin-le-Pin7.9 mi (16 min)
Souffrignac8 mi (14 min)

Things to see and do

Space 'Iron Forges': Centre for information, resources and entertainment on the forges of the Perigord-Limousin-Angoumois.

To see: The room museum that presents the history of ironworks foundries of Upper Périgord 17th and 18th centuries and metallurgy in antiquity to the present.

Videos: manufacture of a gun, geology, local activities: low furnace and blast furnace ...

Collections of minerals and iron ore, cannons, a meteorite, iron objects and cast iron.

A model of a forge with bellows animated.

Opening in July-August from 14h to 18h - Closed Tuesday.

Fridays from July to August, guided tour at 15h.

Free admission, except for guided tour.

Events and festivities

The third weekend of August: Saturday and Sunday Frairie - Garage sale Sunday.


Space and Forges Iron
Space and Forges Iron
See photo
Cast Iron
Cast Iron
See photo


Friday 18 january
Min. -1°C - Max. 6°C
Saturday 19 january
Min. 3°C - Max. 6°C
Sunday 20 january
Min. 3°C - Max. 7°C

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Castle Varaignes.

The museum space to Teyjat.

Fruit orchards and old to Étouars Soudat.

The lud'eau Varaignes to live.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Sightseeing cruise in the Venice of Périgord
Entertainment8 € Brantôme en Périgord (16.6 mi)
Visit Jumilhac Castle and its gardens
Culture and education5 € to 9 € Jumilhac-le-Grand (22 mi)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
From Saint-Estèphe in Piégut
HikeEasy4h00Saint-Estèphe (1.9 mi)
Banks of the Tardoire
HikeEasy1h30Eymouthiers (4.9 mi)
La Vallade loop
HikeEasy3h30Saint-Saud-Lacoussière (10.2 mi)
Trotte-Renard Mill
Village visitEasy1h30Bunzac (14.9 mi)
Ancient loop Paussac Saint-Just
HikeEasy4h00Paussac-et-Saint-Vivien (18.1 mi)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals



Your holidays
A hotel
A vacation rental
A bed & breakfast
A campsite
A leisure activity
A restaurant
By continuing to browse our site, you are agreeing to the use of cookies to improve your experience and make targeted offers.
Find out more and make settings