Urope Agency

For 1 week

Mode of transport : cycling and canoeing

Ideal season : spring / summer / autumn

Recommended starting point : Les Eyzies

You've decided to take the time to discover Les Eyzies, to meet the locals, to leave room for the unexpected and to get up close and personal. The adventure starts here! Visiting tourist sites, taking part in outdoor activities while remaining environmentally aware...

DAY 01

Market - Les Eyzies - view of the Eyzies castle
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Market - Les Eyzies

Arrive as a tourist, leave as a friend! Enjoy the local flavours, with honey from Les Eyzies, Périgord duck and other produce waiting for you by the river.

You want to discover the village, book a greeter or come and see us at the Tourist Office in Les Eyzies.

Town of Les Eyzies
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Meet at the Tourist Office

The starting point for the village discovery trail. Admire the medieval streets and the charm of Les Eyzies. Take the footbridge that leads to the Grotte du Grand Roc and Laugerie Basse.

Village maps of Les Eyzies

DAN COURTICE

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Grotte du Grand Roc

If you go to the Grand Roc cave, the first thing you'll notice is the breathtaking view over the Vézère valley. Next, you'll wander through a veritable mineral forest, with an incredible variety and density of crystallisations. Can you spot the stalactites, stalagmites and calcite flows? You'll also be amazed by...

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DAY 02

Bike ride
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Electrically-assisted bicycle to Le Bugue

Take the "voie verte", just 10 km into the centre of the village of Le Bugue, and stock up on local produce.

Take the gentle slope to reach the town hall square. Go to the tourist office for information on the village tour.

Then set off again along the quays, which have been laid out in the same way as on the outward journey. On this green route, you can visit the Grolière factory, where a small tasting session is offered.

 

FOIE GRAS GROLIÈRE

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Foie Gras Grolière

Artisan Conserveur en Périgord, our family-run business, founded in 1960, upholds the values of quality and respect for authentic flavours, using fresh, high-quality, locally-certified raw materials. 49 medals in 25 years at the Concours Agricole de Paris, including several gold medals, and several Palmes d'Or du Périgord awards, notably in...

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Denis Nidos

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Château de Campagne Park

The grounds of Château de Campagne, close to Le Bugue on the way to Les Eyzies and Sarlat in the Dordogne-Périgord region, have been redesigned in the style of 19th-century English gardens (green corridor, peninsula, serpentine and kitchen garden). Planted with hundred-year-old redwoods and cedars, it offers a bucolic break,...

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DAY 03

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Refresh yourself on a canoe from Les Eyzies

Row on the Vézère, surrounded by the cliffs of the Vallée de l'Homme. Live a unique experience!

DAY 04

Lascaux-Dordogne Vézère Valley Tourist Office

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Gorge d'Enfer loop 12 / Les Eyzies

This itinerary around Les Eyzies de Tayac allows you to get close to amazing places such as the Gorge d'Enfer valley, enjoy the cool undergrowth and take in the stunning views of the Eyzies cliffs.

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Agnès GEOFFROY

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Les Confitures d'Agnès

Jam producers based in Les Eyzies. Directly from producer to consumer, Agnès and Serge are delighted to offer you the full range of their products, which are produced and made using traditional methods based on sustainable agriculture. Farm shop open from 1 June to 30 September from 3pm to 7pm every day...

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DAY 05

Eymaries

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Les Eymaries Equestrian Farm

From beginners to advanced! State-qualified Dörte, an experienced and passionate instructor, will introduce you to horse-riding in the heavenly setting of the Vézère Valley, in the Périgord Noir. There are no boxes here, and our horses and ponies lead a peaceful, balanced life in meadows all year round. Private and group lessons are available...

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Night market

Have you decided to leave room for the unexpected? Why not take advantage of this evening to entertain you ?

DAY 06

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VélO'BISON

New in Les Eyzies, on the edge of the greenway, hire of traditional bicycles or electric bikes. From the Rest' OBISON, hop on your bike for a half-day, full-day or week-long tour of the Vézère valley. Whether you're on your own, with friends or family, you're free to choose your own route!

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Restaurant le centenaire - Vézère Valley - Dordogne
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Gourmet evening at Centenaire

An unforgettable culinary journey using local, seasonal produce. With a touch of Reunion Island to boot!

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