Tours - Gastronomy PDF Print E-mail

Périgord is a well-known country for its castles, its Romance churches, its typical villages and of course its gastronomy.

Around the Magnolia, you will have only the embarrassment of the choice, so much there are sites to discover and visit.

A 20mn :

SARLAT old town remarkably restored.

BEYNAC, in the centre of the five castles valley with its famous fort overhanging the Dordogne river.

LA ROQUE GAGEAC, wonderful village located at the feet of high cliffs with its troglodityc forts.
LES MILLANDES, castle once owned by Joséphine BAKER.


Within less than one hour :

LES EYZIES : Capital of prehistory and of the Vézère valley.

PADIRAC and its abyss.

ROCAMADOUR, medieval city.


without forgetting BRIVE, COLLONGES LA ROUGE, TURENNE, POMPADOUR in Limousin.


In the countryside also:


FIGEAC, medieval city of CHAMPOLLION



CAHORS and its valentred bridge.


If you are greedy and even gourmet,

Périgord will charm you with its regional gastronomy and its products which can be bought on the producing markets or directly at the farm.


Foie gras and confits, Truffles, Nuts oil, Cakes and nuts-based products, Bergerac wines, Ceps...