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Lanouaille

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Lanouaille - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Dordogne
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Located northeast of Dordogne, near the Limousin Lanouaille is a town of a thousand township residents with police, emergency center, college, sports hall, nursery and primary schools soon library and nursing homes. Its space is looking ballroom every weekend by the score of associations leading the village but also for special family events. He entered the circle of villages with three flowers in bloom and a service area for campers.

With 10 other municipalities, Lanouaille is part of the Community of Communes Lanouaille country.

Lanouaille was born Hugh Gerald Beaulieu (fourteenth century), bishop of Cahors, Jean Baptiste Darnet (eighteenth century), discoverer of the kaolin which has made the fortune of Limoges porcelain and grow Thomas Robert Bugeaud (nineteenth century), soldier-farmer, revolutionizing Agriculture and ending his military career as a marshal of France.

Economic development is generated by the latter that must be an old drinking fountains, the area of Piacenza, which was its experimental farm and the castle of the Durant that he had built when he received his marshal's baton . These two sites, private, not open to visitors.

Geographical information

MunicipalityLanouaille
Postcode24270
Tourism label
Latitude45.3921760 (N 45° 23’ 32”)
Longitude1.1392110 (E 1° 8’ 21”)
AltitudeFrom 198m to 342m
Surface area23.78 km²
Population1027 inhabitants
Density43 inhabitants/km²
PrefecturePérigueux (29 mi, 49 min)
Insee code24227
IntercommunalityCC Isle-Loue-Auvézère en Périgord
DepartmentDordogne
TerritoryAquitaine, Périgord
RegionNew-Aquitaine

Nearest cities & towns

Angoisse2.7 mi (5 min)
Dussac3.6 mi (7 min)
Payzac4.2 mi (10 min)
Preyssac-d'Excideuil4.8 mi (9 min)
Savignac-Lédrier5.2 mi (14 min)
Saint-Médard-d'Excideuil6.2 mi (10 min)
Saint-Mesmin6.3 mi (15 min)
Anlhiac6.4 mi (11 min)
Sarlande6.5 mi (12 min)
Excideuil7.5 mi (15 min)
Saint-Raphaël8 mi (18 min)
Génis8 mi (16 min)
Clermont-d'Excideuil8 mi (19 min)
Beyssenac8.5 mi (18 min)
Saint-Martial-d'Albarède8.6 mi (15 min)

Things to see and do

The town also has some beautiful 19th century houses showing a bourgeois past. The neo-Gothic church (XIX), rebuilt on medieval foundations with bell tower and pinnacles to 3 storeys, contains a Via Crucis cast signed Val d'Osne and interesting stained glass windows. It sometimes hosts concerts.

Located on Route de la Pomme du Limousin, the Maison de la Pomme d'Or is a place for discovery of cultural and economic eternal fruit. It is not only dedicated to this fruit that ripens in the fall in the apple orchards but in general the result of childhood memories, myths at the heart of all creation, small and grand narratives. She has been awarded the full Tourism and Handicap. It houses the reception desk of the Office of Community Tourism. It is open all year and especially by appointment for groups.

The surrounding hamlets, sometimes punctuated with a mansion (The Landysses, Plagne, Beaulieu), together with robust farms built of local slate, with sloping roofs, typical habitat Limousin.

Cross intersection and laundries have been respected and restored.

Places of interest

Information points

Events and festivities

Lanouaille is designed to welcome its three traditional festivals (Easter Parade, celebrates the first Sunday in August, the feast of agriculture and agricultural meeting in late October), markets the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month and the small farmer's market on Saturday mornings throughout the year.

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The village
The village
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The village
The village
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The monument to the dead
The monument to the dead
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Church from the Darnet crossroads
Church from the Darnet crossroads
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Renovated town hall
Renovated town hall
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Fountain
Fountain
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Motorhome service area
Motorhome service area
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Agricultural Comice
Agricultural Comice
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Floral corso
Floral corso
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The village
The village
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House of the Golden Apple
House of the Golden Apple
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Ski lift in Rouffiac
Ski lift in Rouffiac
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The village
The village
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The village
The village
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The town hall
The town hall
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St. Peter's Church
St. Peter's Church
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St. Peter's Church
St. Peter's Church
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Tourist Office of Lanouaille
Tourist Office of Lanouaille
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Weather

Tuesday 11 december
Min. -1°C - Max. 9°C
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Wednesday 12 december
Min. 2°C - Max. 7°C
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Thursday 13 december
Min. 1°C - Max. 7°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

From Lanouaille, it can radiate by foot, bike, ride through the many trails.

Base Recreation Rouffiac can practice water ski lift, swimming and many outdoor activities.

Golf and horse riding in Saint-Médard-d'Excideuil.

Nearby, two sites of industrial archeology classified historic monument: The Forge of Savignac-Lédrier and Stationery Vaux Payzac.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Visit Jumilhac Castle and its gardens
Culture and education5 € to 9 € Jumilhac-le-Grand (8 mi)
Sightseeing cruise in the Venice of Périgord
Entertainment8 € Brantôme en Périgord (24 mi)
Visit Losse Castle and Gardens
Culture and education7 € to 9 € Thonac (26 mi)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
From Saint-Mesmin to the Savignac-Lédrier forges
HikeEasy4h00Saint-Mesmin (4.2 mi)
The vineyards
HikeIntermediate3h00Concèze (10.3 mi)
La Vallade loop
HikeEasy3h30Saint-Saud-Lacoussière (18.7 mi)
Historic walk in Lanmary Forest
HikeIntermediate5h00Antonne-et-Trigonant (19.4 mi)
Saint-Michel d'Auberoche Chapel
HikeIntermediate4h00Antonne-et-Trigonant (19.4 mi)

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