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Chateau de Beynac

Chateau de Beynac

The Château de Beynac is a castle situated in the commune of Beynac-et-Cazenac, in the Dordogne département of France. The castle is one of the...

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Castelnaud

Castelnaud

Castle of Castelnaud Perched with hillside on left bank of the Dordogne, Castelnaud dominates the small borough coiled with its feet. Its former...

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Limeuil

Limeuil

At the confluence of the Dordogne and Vezere Rivers, Limeuil offers canoeing  and a river beach, and a pretty little village that is well worth...

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Horse Riding in Les Eyzies

Horse Riding in Les Eyzies

One of the best ways to see Les Eyzies de Tayac and the Vezere Valley is  without doubt on horse back. Leave your car behind, and get onto some...

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Sarlat

Sarlat

Sarlat the geographical centre of Périgord-Quercy, is by far the most important tourist site in the region Over a million visitors discover or re...

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Forte de Reignac

Forte de Reignac

Forte de Reignac is a stone’s throw from the Vezere, across from a ford, prehistoric men settled  here more than 20.000 years ago. Preserved in...

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Museums in the Dordogne

Museums in the Dordogne

Wherever you are in the Dordogne, you will be near a few Museums   Atelier Musee des Tisserands et de la Charentaise Contained within the...

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Laugerie Basse

Laugerie Basse

Laugerie Basses Prehistory dates back 15,000 years, but its History dates  back only 130 years, precisely 1863, when Edouard Lartet, an eminent ...

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Les Eyzies Restaurants

Les Eyzies Restaurants

There is a large choice of excellent restaurants in and around Les Eyzies. We have put together a handful.   LE CHATEAUBRIANT LES EYZIES...

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National Prehistoric Museum

National Prehistoric Museum

The new national prehistoric museum of Eyzies de Tayac bares all Built in an overhang shelter on the face of a striking cliff, the National...

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