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The Dordogne Valley and its Castles

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LA ROQUE-GAGEAC

La Roque-Gageac is an emblematic village of Périgord , you cannot miss it without stopping there.

Its alignment of stone houses typical of the region attracts attention, they make you want to discover the many shops and restaurants that line this long main street.

La Roque-Gageac has an exceptional heritage , it is impossible to get bored thanks to the many activities located in and around the village: gabarres, canoes, airplanes, hot air balloons, exotic gardens will occupy your days as well as your family outings or between friends .

It is a charming place, day and night, whose geographical position allows you to enjoy many major villages and sites of the Périgord .

La Roque-Gageac

La Roque-Gageac

La Roque-Gageac


THE BEYNAC CASTLE

A legendary site in the Dordogne valley , the Château de Beynac is a unique fortress with a past steeped in history.

Discover the many rooms of the castle, alone or accompanied by a guide , who will, with a few humorous touches, bring all of these rooms to life. The terraces , over 150 meters above sea level, will amaze you with this panorama of the valley of the five castles .

For film enthusiasts, Beynac has been a recurring filming location for many films . You will certainly recognize several decorations of chivalrous, romantic and humorous films .

Chateau de Beynac

Chateau de Beynac

Chateau de Beynac

CASTELNAUD CASTLE

Castelnaud castle overlooks the Dordogne valley , it is impossible to miss it!

This castle has a very beautiful collection of medieval weapons , a unique war museum that stirs up all curiosities. The activities offered affect all ages and are constantly renewed depending on the time of year.

A masterpiece of medieval architecture and historical testimony of the famous Franco-English conflicts of the Hundred Years War , the castle of Castelnaud immerses you in this medieval atmosphere for a day!

Chateau de Castelnaud


THE CASTLE OF MILANDES

The Château des Milandes , famous for having been the property of Joséphine Baker , is one of the unmissable castles of Périgord .

Discover the life of an accomplished artist and a devoted woman through her furniture, her stage clothes and her commitments to her country.

Stroll through the alleys of the remarkably colorful French gardens . The fountains and the numerous waterfalls give a romantic atmosphere to the place.

Les Milandes is also its show of raptors which enchant all visitors. Discover the work of falconers and the many species that will spin above your heads. This real aerial broom will amaze you.

We wish you a pleasant stay in Périgord !

Castle of Milandes

Castle of Milandes

Castle of Milandes