Fanlac: in the land of Jacquou le Croquant

The charming village of Fanlac is 7km from Montignac-Lascaux. The village was made famous in 1969 by the film based on the novel byEugène le Roy " Jacquou le Croquant ". The filming was of great benefit to this small village, whose inhabitants willingly lent themselves to the game of extras. There's no point in looking for Jacquou's house now, it's been destroyed.

Fanlac, a land of stone and slate ...

Explore the narrow streets of Fanlac and admire the village in all its glory. typical Périgord stone with its stone-roofed houses. Stop off at the workshop of Kristof Mascher, a leather craftsman who works with fish leather.

You can take one of the 2 hiking trails starting from the village

  • Boucle du Bourg
  • The Orsinie loop
Fanlac - 28 May 2023 ©Marion

The little extras in the village of Fanlac

  • Agricultural show in Fanlac at the end of August
  • Tourist information point in the village of Fanlac


Fanlac Town Hall

Le Bourg 24290 Fanlac


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