Welcome to the Dordogne!
The Department of the Dordogne (Here we call it Périgord) is located in new Aquitaine (but we say South West) bordered by the ramparts of the Massif Central, the Causses of Quercy, the orchards of the Lot and Garonne and the graves of Gironde, you will cross many landscapes and the most beautiful Villages of France.
Sacred Temple of prehistory where already caveman inspired by the Vézère Valley Expressed all his art, a country laden with medieval history in the Renaissance where the castles witnessing past conflicts now print a sense of serenity and calm found in the valley of the Dordogne.
Welcome to this beautiful country where everything is just poetry, or literature that sometimes touches on genius. is not Boétie (native of Sarlat la Canéda Capital of Périgord Noir) or Michael of Montaigne Who wants to. Périgord knows that its landscapes, Its villages, its products must have a touch of the creator a little lighter than elsewhere.
Even largely occupied the summer months, there remains room for sunsets on ochre stones atop the limestone cliffs, for afternoons to listen to sing the breeze in the leaves of poplars, feet in the clear wave, our rivers and For walking, Horse or in Bike Under the chestnut trees. These moments will know, better than anyone, you tell this multiple country.
The Périgord is a sanctuary, it has preserved essential values. There are perfumes that awaken the most beautiful memories, landscapes similar to the dreams of children, caves that have borne a part of mankind.
From time to time it is nice to make provision for certainty and sweetness in this world. Nature cradles you in the hollow of its valleys of its forests and rivers. The clean air and the dishes of the traditional Périgord gastronomy will be given to you.
With A Bed and Breakfast, every day there are new discoveries in these Périgord that are offered to visitors gently.
From the ponds and forests of the Nontronnais, through the wine routes of the Bergerac and the Paths of the Sarladais: it takes time to discover everything. Perigord.com will be your guide to Périgord, a first step in the Dordogne to allow you to organize your stay.
And if the too great summer heats get you tired, the Autumns and the spring are great moments to slip into the silence of the potatoes alleys or between the thick walls of the castles. The seasons stretch slowly and, from Easter to Toussaint, the palette of colors of the great painter from up there, is a reason enough to stop here.
And even the winter, so sad sometimes, takes here, at the fireside, nestled in a vast périgord chimney, the looks of a temple where time seems suspended.