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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Dordogne

Eymet - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Dordogne

The term? Bastide? means? new towns? which were founded on behalf of the kings of France and England during the period 1150-1350 in the South West of France. That of Eymet was established June 28, 1270 by Alphonse de Poitiers, Comte de Toulouse and brother of Louis IX. The great builder is originally a fortified fifty! Nothing in the region near Eymet, he must Villefranche, Villereal, or Monflanquin Castillonnès.

Geographical information

Latitude44.6686280 (N 44° 40’ 7”)
Longitude0.3977230 (E 0° 23’ 52”)
AltitudeFrom 41m to 133m
Surface area31.25 km²
Population2720 inhabitants
Density87 inhabitants/km²
PrefecturePérigueux (45 mi, 1h13)
Insee code24167
IntercommunalityCC de Portes Sud Périgord
TerritoryAquitaine, Périgord

Nearest cities & towns

Agnac2.2 mi (5 min)
Fonroque2.8 mi (5 min)
Sainte-Eulalie-d'Eymet3.5 mi (8 min)
Razac-d'Eymet3.9 mi (10 min)
Serres-et-Montguyard3.9 mi (8 min)
La Sauvetat-du-Dropt4.1 mi (7 min)
Soumensac4.5 mi (12 min)
Bourgougnague4.6 mi (15 min)
Lauzun4.7 mi (13 min)
Saint-Julien-d'Eymet5.6 mi (11 min)
Sainte-Innocence5.6 mi (11 min)
Saint-Aubin-de-Cadelech5.7 mi (12 min)
Saint-Colomb-de-Lauzun6 mi (15 min)
Moustier6.3 mi (10 min)

Things to see and do

Visit the country house by appointment all year (paid, groups of 10 or more).

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres

Events and festivities


Place the arcades of the bastide Eymet
Place the arcades of the bastide Eymet
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Details of a timbered house on the place Eymet
Details of a timbered house on the place Eymet
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Castle Eymet
Castle Eymet
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The entrance to the castle Eymet
The entrance to the castle Eymet
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The old mill on the Dropt to Eymet
The old mill on the Dropt to Eymet
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The Dropt to Eymet
The Dropt to Eymet
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Tuesday 19 february
Min. 0°C - Max. 13°C
Wednesday 20 february
Min. 4°C - Max. 17°C
Thursday 21 february
Min. 4°C - Max. 18°C

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
River outing on the Dordogne
Nature and the great outdoors10 € to 45 € Port-Sainte-Foy-et-Ponchapt (15.2 mi)
Explore the Dordogne by canoe or kayak
Sports sensations10 € to 18 € Pessac-sur-Dordogne (18.9 mi)
Accrozarbres Adventure Trail
Sports sensations7 € to 20 € Laveyssière (19.1 mi)
Bicycle hire for a ride in the country
Sports sensations25 € Le Buisson-de-Cadouin (28 mi)
Walnut oil mill tour and tasting
Local flavoursFreeNeuvic (29 mi)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Agen Tulips Outing
HikeEasy3h00Villebramar (10.4 mi)
Around Tombeboeuf Lake
HikeEasy1h45Tombeboeuf (11.5 mi)
Cancon - Moulinet
HikeAthletic4h15Cancon (14.5 mi)
Beaumont, Town Mill circuit
HikeEasy1h00Beaumontois en Périgord (19.4 mi)
Moulin de Mandassagne
HikeEasy2h20Saint-Martin-de-Villeréal (21 mi)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals



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