Not to be missed

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You arrive in Périgord, on this unknown land where 1000 activities and places are available to you... You want to go to the essentials and know the places not to be missed, the cream of the crop, the best, nothing but the top ? The Perigord Guide offers a tight selection, admittedly subjective, but that relies on the most famous sites, the most famous villages, the pillars of our department. It's up to you to compose the stay of your dreams, among the essentials of Périgord !

According to my unmissable desires, includes tourist sites, towns, villages and bastides, the most famous places and representative of the tourist offer of Périgord.

The Most Beautiful Villages of France in Dordogne

The Most Beautiful Villages of France in Dordogne
The Most Beautiful Villages of France in Dordogne

Saint Léon sur Vézère

10 Most Beautiful Villages of France in Périgord , who could say better? The Dordogne is one of the departments with the largest number of villages certified by the prestigious label of the Most ...

In search of the Périgord Truffle: Demonstration of excavation!

In search of the Périgord Truffle: Demonstration of excavation!
In search of the Périgord Truffle: Demonstrati ...

Tocane Saint Apre

Pascal Bonnefond is a truffle grower in Tocane-Saint-Apre, north-west of Périgueux . With his faithful canine companions Irma and Lumière, truffle dogs , he searches for the precious truffle, ...

Visit the chasms, rock shelters and troglodyte villages of Périgord!

Visit the chasms, rock shelters and troglodyte villages of Périgord!
Visit the chasms, rock shelters and troglodyte ...

Peyzac le Moustier

Astonishing, gigantic, intimate, educational… Discover all the chasms , rock shelters and troglodyte complexes to visit in Dordogne . Some time ago, we approached the Caves of Périgord . ...

Discover all the caves of Périgord!

Discover all the caves of Périgord!
Discover all the caves of Périgord!

Montignac

Whether it is very hot as in summer , or cold as in winter , they are always at the same temperature and pleasant to visit : the caves of Périgord ! Take a little wool, we descend into the depths ...

The best castles to visit in Périgord!

The best castles to visit in Périgord!
The best castles to visit in Périgord!

Dordogne is castle life ! Take the time to visit these giants of stone and history, in the life of the Châtelains of Périgord … Stroll through the paths of the landscaped gardens , admire the ...

What to do for FREE in Dordogne Périgord?

What to do for FREE in Dordogne Périgord?
What to do for FREE in Dordogne Périgord?

Not a penny? No problem, here are plenty of ideas to discover Périgord, without touching his wallet.

La Roque Saint-Christophe : a family visit to du during any kind of weather and all year long !

La Roque Saint-Christophe : a family visit to du during any kind of weather and all year long !
La Roque Saint-Christophe : a family visit to  ...

Peyzac le Moustier

Today, I suggest a family visit to the fortress and troglodytic city of La Roque Saint-Christophe. Open all year , it is ideally located for discovering the Vézère Valley . Between Montignac and ...

Visit the Gouffre de Proumeyssac and its park

Visit the Gouffre de Proumeyssac and its park
Visit the Gouffre de Proumeyssac and its park

Audrix

Today, we are going down into the bowels of the earth… In a chasm which has brought fear and aroused curiosity since the 17th century… The Trou de Promeissat … To stop their fears, the ...

Visit the roofs of Saint-Front’s Cathedral in Périgueux

Visit the roofs of Saint-Front’s Cathedral in Périgueux
Visit the roofs of Saint-Front’s Cathedral in  ...

Périgueux

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Come with us for a family visit of lascaux iv, vip style!

Come with us for a family visit of lascaux iv, vip style!
Come with us for a family visit of lascaux iv, ...

Montignac

In Montignac , in the Black Perigord , there is a major prehistoric site: The Centre International de l’Art Pariétal ( International Centre for Cave Art), also called Lascaux IV . A symbolic ...

Come with me in the heart of the monbazillac harvest!

Come with me in the heart of the monbazillac harvest!
Come with me in the heart of the monbazillac h ...

Monbazillac

Monbazillac is one of the most sought after wines of the Bergerac vineyard . Famous in France, but also abroad , it an emblematic product from the Perigord and considered a highlight of good ...

NONTRON AND ITS CUTLERY

NONTRON AND ITS CUTLERY
NONTRON AND ITS CUTLERY

Nontron

I keep hearing about Nontron and its famous knives. So I went all by myself to see it all and admire this famous craft. The Coutellerie Nontronnaise workshop is located at the entrance of the ...

Lascaux IV

Lascaux IV
Lascaux IV

Montignac

On the 3rd December 2016, I was invited to the preview tour of the Centre International de l'Art Pariétal Lascaux IV located in Montignac . At first, the huge glass panel building impressed me. ...

The Thot : cro-magnon area

The Thot : cro-magnon area
The Thot : cro-magnon area

Montignac

Only located a mile away from Montignac , the site of Thot welcomes me. It is a Prehistoric Interpretation Centre which completes the Lascaux Caves. A combined ticket is therefore on sale either ...