Visit Tourtoirac



Tourtoirac is situated:

  • 35 kms east of Perigueux

  • 55 kms north west of Brive La Gaillarde

  • 75 kms south of Limoges

The Abbey can be found in the heart of the town by the banks of the River Auvezere.

GPS coordinates : X: 45,26667 Y: 1,0667

A first exploration of Tourtoirac is possible with Google 'streetview', it benefits from many advantages which make it an attractive tourist destination.

  • The church and the remains of the 11th century Abbey

  • The river and its island

  • The Caves, recently opened

  • The museum of the King of Araucanie where the history of Antoine de Tounens can be discovered


Recommended FaceBook page:

Maybe the most important competition of paint and photo of Dordogne: in 2018 the competition of paint will celebrate its 30 years and it will be the tenth anniversary of the competition of photos.

Recommended Websites: The cultural Association of Tourtoirac which organises the week of Music every August. A mine of practical information and current news about Tourtoirac and its surroundings St. Orse, a commune close to Tourtoirac which has, for many years celebrated its heritage and undertaken a remarkable restoration of its church.