Lascaux-Dordogne, the heart of the Dordogne department
Holidays in the Dordogne or Périgord? An unforgettable holiday in New Aquitaine inevitably includes the Dordogne! The south-west of France is a popular holiday destination. In this large region, you'll find the beaches of the Gironde to the west, the mountains of the Massif Central to the east, the land of Porcelain to the south and the...
From prehistoric times to modern times, the Dordogne has evolved, but still retains traces of its past history. We take you back to the prehistoric, medieval and even Second World War periods that shaped our territory today.
You're in the Périgord and there are so many wonders to see, we've put together a small selection for you. Discover the Most Beautiful Villages in France, the world-famous caves or try your hand at the region's flagship activity: canoeing. In our opinion, these are the must-sees in the Vézère valley.
The P.O.V. The Dordogne abounds in exceptional panoramas, such as the Côte de Jor at Saint-Léon-sur-Vézère, the cingle at Trémolat near Bergerac and the terrace at Domme near Sarlat. There's no doubt about it! But we'd like to tell you about some of the other little-known viewpoints dotted around the villages of the Vézère valley...