All the sights to visit in the Dordogne

The tourist Sites of Périgord and the Dordogne : If you like old stones no worries they are waiting for you with great pleasure. The Dordogne houses an incredible number of castles, monuments and Tourist sites.

For prehistory museums, caves and shelters will remind you of our origins. Big names are here, Lascaux for example, but it is not the only one. Beautiful gardens, superb troglodyte villages, decorate your Perigord days. The department is rich in many places to visit, with family, with friends, choose your theme, it will certainly come back to see everything.

Many mythical areas are to be discovered: The valley of the Dordogne and its castles Of course, the Vézère Valley also called the Valley of Man because Cro Magnon stayed there at the time of prehistory, but also the Bergeracois, the capital of Périgord Blanc Périgueux and the most beautiful villages of France without forgetting the medieval city of Sarlat The Canéda capital of Périgord Noir and the Bastide of the Périgord purple.

Discover our selection of all attractions in Périgord Dordogne!

Chancelade Abbey

Abbey of the 12th century
In 1120 hermits grouped around a source (origin of the name of Chancelade) organize themselves in community, adopt the rule of life...
Chancelade

Abbey Church of Paunat

12th Century Abbey
The church of Saint-Martial is the abbey of one of the oldest abbeys of Périgord, it is classified as monuments...
Paunat

Mirror Maze Prehistoric Maze

Surprise Cro Magnon in his incredible maze of mirrors
...
4.3
Allée Paul-Jean Souriau 99
The Bugue on Vézère

Chateau de Castelnaud

Medieval castle, war Museum in the Middle Ages in the Dordogne
The Château de Castelnaud dominates the valley of the Dordogne, facing the castle of Beynac located on the other side of the...
4.8
Castelnaud-la-Chapelle

Fernand Desmoulin Museum

The museum presents the mediumistic work of the painter and aquafortist Fernand Desmoulin (1853-1914). Gained by the fever of spiritualism very much in...
Brantôme

Quercyland

Quercyland : Water park and adventure
There is no age to have fun, come and spend a day with family or friends in Quercyland! More than 3 hectares where...
Rue des Ondines
Souillac

Grand Roc Cave

An exceptional gem of concretions in the Dordogne
Discovered by Jean Maury on April 29, 1924, the Caves of the Grand Roc were arranged and opened for the visit in 1927 they open to...
Road to Périgueux
Les Eyzies de Tayac

Gold Gallery

Learn all about precious metal
Located in an old cellar adjoining the tourist Office and a few steps from the Château de Jumilhac, the Gold Gallery presents an exhibition...
Jumilhac-le-Grand

The Caves of Maxange

Let yourself be caught by a unique and magical cave.
The Caves of Maxange, in the Dordogne valley are surprising in more than one way By their history already, which is not trivial... The...
4.8
Le Buisson-de-Cadouin

Belvès

Classified as the most beautiful villages in France, troglodytic dwellings
Belvès is ideally located in the heart of Périgord Noir 15 kilometers north of Monpazier and 20 km south of Sarlat you will find a...
Belvès

Biron Castle

An exceptional stone giant!
The Château de Biron, one of the 4 baronies of Périgord with Beynac, Biron and Mareuil, presents an impressive architectural ensemble in the...
3.9
town
Biron

Fortress of Miremont

Miremont: Military Castle of the Middle Ages
The fortress of Miremont is in line with the great military castles of the Middle Ages, with its Romanesque dungeon with flat buttresses of the...
5.0
Mauzens-et-Miremont

St. Front Cathedral

A Byzantine architecture in Périgueux
The Cathedral of Saint Front, Cathedral of Périgueux, seat of the Diocese of Périgueux and Sarlat is a Roman Catholic cathedral located...
4.7
Place de la Clautre
Périgueux

Castle of the Harris

A Autenthique site, a marvel of flamboyant architecture
The castle of the Harris, masterpiece of flamboyant Gothic architecture built between 1500 and 1520 by Jean de Calvimont will be abandoned...
4.7
Rouffignac-Saint-Cernin-de-Reilhac

The Belvès Spinning Mill

Discovering the craft and industrial heritage
Situated at the foot of the village of Belvès, classified as one of the most beautiful villages in France, in an old mill in the Nauze valley, with...
5.0
Pleasant

Lascaux International Center of parietal Art

Lascaux International Center of Parietal Art (Lascaux 4)
In perfect harmony with the landscape: 9 000 m² of buildings merge into the landscape, stretched like a scratch-side façade, almost...
Montignac

Low Laugerie Shelter

Unesco World Heritage Prehistoric deposit
At the prehistoric shelters of Laugerie Basse, stroll under a real habitat occupied by man from the time Magdalenian, and which...
Les Eyzies de Taillac

Bara-Bahau Cave

The bear sanctuary
The cave of Bara-Bahau (or Bara-Bao), one hundred metres long, is one of the ornate caves of the Paleolithic valley...
The Bugue

Calviac Zoological Reserve

Conservatory of Endangered species
The zoological reserve of Calviac is a non-profit institution that has a mission of conservation of endangered species the actions of...
5.0
Calviac-en-Périgord

Planbuisson Bamboo Gardens

A dream of bamboos in Dordogne Périgord
A dream of Bamboos in Périgord: The Bamboos of PlanBuisson are a unique collection in Europe of bamboos and other grasses from all over the world...
4.7
Rue Montaigne 18
Le Buisson-de-Cadouin

Jacquou Park

Amusement park and leisure for the whole family in the Dordogne
Jacquou Parc is a large leisure area located on the route Périgueux/Le Bugue We offer you unlimited access to the 22 rides of the...
3.7
La Ménuse-D710
The Bugue

Museum of the street of time passing

A jump in time...
What is the museum of the street of time that passes imagine you can go back to the past, the time of a walk in the streets...
4.8
Allas-les-Mines

At the Bos ponds

A water park and family leisure in Périgord Noir
An entertaining interlude for the whole family awaits you at the Bos ponds, young and old will be able to indulge in their activity...
4.0
Saint-Chamassy

Caves of the Rock of Cazelle

Prehistory, history and nature in the country of man
Come discover in this striking prehistoric park, the reenactments of the life of our distant ancestors and this in the same places...
Road of Sarlat
Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil

Exotic Garden of La Roque Gageac

An astonishing garden in the heart of the Black Perigord
An Exotic Garden in Perigord Well yes it is possible This surprising garden where you can find palm trees, banana trees, ...
4.7
La Roque-GAGEAC

Aquarium Périgord Noir

The largest freshwater aquarium in Europe is in Périgord
...
5.0
Allée Paul-Jean Souriau 99
The Bugue

Domme Cave

Visit the Cave of Domme, you will love!
Beneath the Bastide de Domme, a village listed as one of the most beautiful villages in France, lives the fantastic world of the largest cave in the...
Place de la Halle
Domme

Foie Gras House

Foie Gras House, from the beginning to the present day.
Due to the sanitary situation, we are not able to welcome you to visit the Foie Gras House The office part of the Foie Gras House is...
Place Mar Foch 8
Thiviers

Gorodka

Village of Art singular 4 km from Sarlat
Gorodka is part of the itinerary of the singular art (published by the Palace of the horse factor) "If there was a competition...

From (see sheet)
Rue Louis de Champagne
Sarlat-la-Canéda

Roque Saint Christophe

La Roque Saint-Christophe Fort and Cité Troglodityques
Halfway between Les EYZIES and MONTIGNAC-LASCAUX, rises in pic on the Vézère the cliff of La ROQUE SAINT CHRISTOPHE this real wall...
4.7
La Roque Saint-Christophe
Peyzac-le-Moustier

Caves of Cougnac

Caves of cougnac : authentic prehistoric drawings in the middle of concretions
The site of the caves of Cougnac is made up of 2 caves 200m apart. The first cave was discovered in 1949. It contains a very large...
Caves of Cougnac
Payrignac

The Wild Park

Raptors and farm animals
The Parc Sauvage, in La Tour-Blanche, is a zoological park composed of an educational farm with rare domestic breeds and a zoo....
The White Tower circles

Montreal Castle

Renaissance Castle, historical monument
Located 7 km from Mussidan, the elegant Chateau de Montréal overlooks the valley of the Crempse This is a castle of the...
Issac

Panoramic Gardens of Limeuil

The panoramic gardens of Limeuil
The panoramic gardens remain at the top of the medieval village of Limeuil classified "most beautiful villages in France"....
4.3
Place des Fosses
Limeuil

Cap Blanc Shelter

A carved bestiary of the Magdalenian
The shelter of Cap Blanc is located on the commut of Marquay to the east of Les Eyzies, it is a site managed by the National Monuments...
Marquay

Costi Museum

A remarkable collection of sculptures by the artist Costi
The former presbytery of Saint Jacques in Bergerac hosts under the remarkable vaults of the cellar of the Petite Mission the museum of the...
Bergerac

The farm of the Four Winds

Angora goat Breeding-Mohair Production
If you want to discover an atypical breeding in the heart of Périgord Noir, Mathieu Lauvie opens the doors of his goatry of the farm...
4.0
Peyrillac-et-Millac

Abbey of Saint Mary

Saint Mary of Souillac Abbey
The Abbey of Sainte-Marie de Souillac owes its origin to the Benedictine monks of Saint-Pierre d'Aurillac who established a dependency in this area....
Place Pierre Betz
Souillac

Country Castle Park

Country estate, park, arboretum and castle
The park of the Château de Campagne, between Le Bugue, Saint Cyprien and Les Eyzies-de-Tayac is open all year round and is free of charge (closed from 1 January to 31 December)....
Campaign

Monbazillac Castle

Historic Monument listed in the sixteenth century
Listed as a historical Monument of the sixteenth century, the Château de Monbazillac presents a unique and original architecture, a mix of...
The village
Monbazillac

The castle of Losse and its gardens

Castle in the Dordogne: witness of the Renaissance "1576"
"There is the spirit of the Places" at 5 km from Montignac-Lascaux on the D706 in direction of Les Eyzies, the Castle of Losse...
4.6
Alley of the Château de Losse
Thonac

Museum of Art and Archaeology of Périgord

Prehistory, ethnography and fine Arts
The Museum of Art and Archaeology of Périgord is the oldest of the Department of the Dordogne, it presents more than 45 000 works...
Tourny Course 22
Périgueux

Puymartin Castle

The castle of the White Lady
History of the Castle of Puymartin the construction of the castle began in the 13th century in 1357, the castle becomes English possession...
Marquay

Cloister of Cadouin

Masterpiece of flamboyant Gothic art, Unesco PM
This cloister, listed as a historical Monument and enshrined in UNESCO's World Heritage, is a masterpiece of flamboyant Gothic art...
Abbey Square
Le Buisson-de-Cadouin

Church of Rouffignac

Listed as a Historic Monument
The church of St Germain de Rouffignac has been classified as a historical monument since May 1900. It was built between the 15th and...
Church Square
Rouffignac-Saint-Cernin-de-Reilhac

Brantôme Abbey

An exceptional site
The abbey of Brantôme known as Saint Peter of Brantôme was founded according to the legend in 769 by Charlemagne him MêmeElle was...
Boulevard Charlemagne 14
Brantôme

Chateau de la Marthonie

Chateau de la Marthonie
The first constructions of the Château de la Marthonie date back to the 12th century, destroyed during the Hundred Years War, it was...
The village
Saint-Jean-de-Côle

Castle of the bishop

One of the thirty most beautiful castles in Périgord!
The castle of Château l'évêque was a fortress as early as the 11th century, the current castle was built and then rebuilt in the 14th, 15th and 18th centuries....
5.0
Rue du Château 14
L'évêque

Cave Font de Gaume

One of the most beautiful Paleolithic shrines in the world
Classified as a Unesco World Heritage site since 1979, Font-de-Gaume is an ornate cave, and one of the most beautiful Paleolithic shrines...
5.0
Cave Avenue 4
Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil

Ecomuseum of the truffle

Unravel the mysteries of the black diamond
It is quite naturally in Sorges that the truffle ecomuseum is installed. Indeed Sorges is a small town in the north-east of France....
5.0
Sorges

Durandal Park

Parc Durandal in Rocamadour: Equestrian Show
Equestrian stunts, fights, atypical characters, offbeat humour, great complicity and proximity to the artists await you at the park...
5.0
Rocamadour

Village of la Madeleine

A walk of 17000 years in the rock
An exceptional natural site, among the best preserved of the Vézère Valley, the Madeleine has attracted the man of prehistory to our...
5.0
Tursac

Reignac's Strong house

"Cliff Castle" troglodytic unique in France, Museum of torture
The strong House of Reignac is preserved in an exceptional State since the 14Th century and entirely of period very well known in the...
4.0
Tursac

Chateau des Milandes

Josephine Baker's old home-Raptor show
Not to be missed in Dordogne Périgord! The visit of the Château des Milandes in Castelnaud is a wonderful dive into the life of a castle in the Dordogne....
4.8
Castelnaud-la-Chapelle

Fénelon Castle

Feudal fortress of Périgord noir
Feudal fortress of Périgord Noir enrolled in a double enclosure, the Château de Fénelon on the roof in Lauze draws its powerful...
Sainte-Mondane

Neuvic Castle

Château de Neuvic and its botanical park
The Castle of Neuvic During a guided tour, come and discover the castle of Neuvic, full of history and anecdotes...
The Castle
Neuvic

Echourgnac Abbey

A Cistercian abbey in Périgord
The abbey of the hatch of Our Lady of Good Hope is located in the heart of the Double, in the commune of Échourgnac (400 inhabitants),...
Échourgnac

Grotto of Villars

Cave adorned with prehistoric and concretions paintings.
The grotto of Villars is the only cave in Périgord to house both original prehistoric paintings and concretions the river...
4.6
The Cluzeau
Villars

La Rouzique Paper Mill

Discover the secrets of artisanal papermaking!
Couze and Saint-Front, the cradle of papermaking in the South West, is a small village on the banks of the Dordogne which has housed up to 13 mills...
5.0
Route de Varennes
Couze

JUMILHAC Gardens

The gardens of the Château de Jumilhac
The Marquis de Jumilhac wanted to modernise his castle in the seventeenth century and draw it from the ancestral times present at the Court of Versailles...
Castle Square
Jumilhac-le-Grand

The gardens of the Chartreuse du Colombier

Remarkable garden
Around a bucolic and refined Chartreuse, from the 17th and 18th centuries, hunting pavilions and farmhouses, the gardens of the...
D31
Paunat

Maison de la Châtaigne

Ecomuseum of chestnuts and Perigord undergrowth
The Chestnut is an emblematic fruit of the Black Périgord in the same way as ceps and truffles The house of the chestnut located in....
Villefranche du Périgord

Lardimalie Winery Museum

Wine Museum, Chai de Lardimalie
Near Périgueux, in the centre of the Dordogne, in the Périgord Blanc, the Chai Museum of Lardimalie is located in a wine building built...
St Pierre de Chignac

Bories Castle

An exceptional place : a family home
The Château des Bories stands on the commune of Antonne-et-Trigonant on the edge of the Isle, on the eastern outskirts of Périgueux. The...
Antonne

Chateau de Commarque

At the heart of 15000 years of history in the Dordogne
The Castle of Combrand: a medieval castrum overlooking the valley of the Beune, the castle of Commarque was built in order to...
5.0
Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil

MARQUEYSSAC Gardens

Romantic and picturesque gardens overlooking the Dordogne masterpiece of topiary art
The gardens of Marqueyssac perched on rocky spur overlooking the valley of the Dordogne offers you in a magical place one of the most beautiful...
4.3
Vezac

Gageac Castle

Chateau Classé, one of the most charming of the Bergeracois
At the 12th, a guard tower dependent on the Château de DURAS, the stronghold of Gageac is made up of a unique dungeon whose access...
GAGEAC-et-Rouillac

La Roque GAGEAC

Village between the cliff and the River Dordogne
La Roque Gageac is one of the most beautiful villages of France nestled against a huge limestone cliff in the hollow of a meander of the Dordogne, it...
La Roque-GAGEAC

The

Come and travel through time.. In the Dordogne
The Dinosaur park is a journey through the eras to discover the first Earth lizards, edaphosaurs and meet creatures...
4.0
Saint-Léon-sur-Vézère

The Park of Thot

Extend Your Prehistory Experience
In the park of Thot, you discover the man of Cro-Magnon and his relationship with the species that lived in his time, which he sometimes painted or...
Thonac

Combarelles Cave

More than 800 engravings of the Magdalenian, classified as a UNESCO World Heritage site
The Cave of the Combarelles, located at the bottom of a valley at the exit of Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil in the Dordogne, on the road to Sarlat, is a...
5.0
Cave Avenue 1-4
Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil

Jumilhac Castle

5 Centuries of history, Art and Architecture in Haut-Périgord
Just like Saint-Yrieix at 12 kilometers, the Château de Jumilhac formed, on the steps of the Limousin and Périgord, a line of defense during the...
4.0
Castle Square
Jumilhac-le-Grand

General company of Minerals and jewellery

Workshop-Museum of minerals and jewellery in the Dordogne, free visit.
Free visit of our museum remarkable by their riches of shapes and colors, the minerals enchant the man from...
5.0
Vezac

Padirac Abyss

Reality is beyond imagination!
Close to Rocamadour, Le Gouffre de Padirac is in the Dordogne Valley on the Causse du Quercy in the Lot region, just an hour from Sarlat. The...
The Abyss
Padirac

Beynac Castle

Emblematic medieval fortress of the Dordogne
The Château de Beynac is one of the best preserved and one of the most famous of Périgord it was built in the 12th century by...
4.0
Road of the Castle
Beynac-et-Cazenac

Chasm of Proumeyssac

The Crystal Cathedral of Dordogne Perigord
History of the chasm of Proumeyssac already in the 18th century, the chasm of Proumeyssac is known in the Dordogne for its terrifying legends: it...
3.6
Proumeyssac
Audrix

Bourdeilles Castle

Travelling through the Middle Ages and Renaissance
Built on a rocky spur, the Château de Bourdeilles brings together two exceptional buildings, a medieval fortress of the 13th century...
4.3
Place de la Halle
Bourdeilles

Eyrignac and its gardens

The Most Beautiful Garden of the Périgord
The Gardens of the Manor of Eyrignac, Historic Monuments since 1986, are without a doubt the most beautiful gardens of the Périgord. They are...
5.0
Salignac-Eyvigues

National Museum of Prehistory

More than 18,000 pieces in a completely new museography
Installed in the former Château des Eyzies de Taillac since 1911, inlaid in the cliff overlooking the village The National Museum of the...
4.5
Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil

PARC LE BOURNAT

Theme park: Life in 1900 in the Dordogne
Meet the villagers of Bournat by walking the alleys of this village reconstructed with authentic stones from the Périgord Le...
4.1
Allée Paul-Jean Souriau
The Bugue

Hautefort Castle

The Jewel Castle of Périgord Noir
The elegant silhouette of the Château de Hautefort is on top of a plateau that dominates the valleys of the Bernier and the heavy, two...
Hautefort

Tobacco Museum

Original museum by its theme
Bergerac is home to the Tobacco Museum, it is not a promotional tool and is not intended only for smokers (smoking is recognized as a serious problem in the...
Bergerac

Vésunna

Gallo Roman Museum Site in Périgueux
Vesunna is the ancient Périgueux, it occupied on 60 hectares a meander of the right bank of the Isle the museum Vesunna is a museum...
26th Street Infantry Regiment 20
Périgueux

Excideuil Castle

Fortress watching over the passage from Périgord to Limousin
The castle of Excideuil is located in the north-east of the Dordogne department in the green Périgord. It is a fortified castle...
Excideuil

Préhisto Park

Prehistory as if you were there!
Journey to the heart of our origins, from Neanderthal to CRO-MAGNON nestled in a haven of greenery and situated between two cliffs in the heart of the valley of...
Reignac Faure
Tursac