La vallée de la Dordogne depuis BeynacLa vallée de la Dordogne depuis Beynac
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The Dordogne Valley

The Dordogne Valley, from spectacular patrimony to breath-taking landscapes

Looking for a 100% natural escapade to the south of the town of Sarlat? Head for the Dordogne Valley!
From the magnificent natural landscapes to the richness of the historical patrimony, the Dordogne Valley offers up its discoveries according to what you are seeking.

Discover the exceptional patrimony

of the Dordogne Valley

History lovers, the Dordogne Valley welcomes you to the luxurious décors of the castles of the Périgord.
Step back into medieval times with the châteaux de Beynac, Castelnaud, Montfort (private) and Fénelon, and spring forward to the Renaissance at Château des Milandes

Give in to the charm of the typical villages of Beynac, Domme, Castelnaud-la-Chapelle and La Roque-Gageac, which are all officially among the Most Beautiful Villages of France, here in the Périgord!

Enjoy outdoor activities

in the Dordogne Valley

The Dordogne Valley is the perfect place to organise a hiking trip through the Périgord or a biking excursion in the great outdoors. Along any of the many marked-out trails, enjoy a break along the river, listed with UNESCO, to appreciate the serenity of the surroundings.
And why not strike out to explore the area in a canoe or visit aboard a cargo barge?

As a family, head for an animal park or treetop adventure course!
For an unobstructed view over the Dordogne Valley, a hot air balloon flight guarantees an unforgettable experience.

A taste of gourmet local products

in the Dordogne Valley

An escapade in the Dordogne Valley is synonymous with encounters with the craftsmen and farmers of the region!
From goose and duck farms to truffle hunters and local farmer’s markets, this is your chance to succumb to the products of the gourmet Périgord!