The troglodyte sites of Dordogne Périgord

Since the prehistoric times, the Périgord cliffs have sheltered Cave dwellings, an impressive natural architecture, sometimes in the state of mere visible vestiges that and there at the whim of your travels some sites are remarkably preserved and visit.
Discover the selection of Périgord.com of the most beautiful sites once inhabited by our ancestors in the Dordogne, whole villages built in the rock and overlooking the Perigord valleys.
At your choice you can use the term Troglodyte Yes Troglodytic.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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