THE BLACK PERIGORD,
FLAGSHIP DESTINATION FOR TOURISM IN THE DORDOGNE
Renowned for its tourist wealth, the Périgord Noir is located in the Dordogne, in the southeast of the department. Former natural region, this territory gathers several communes of which Sarlat-la-Canéda is its capital. Here, the landscapes are varied, between valleys and forests, and are all more beautiful than the others.
It’s a certainty: your vacation in a 4-star campsite in Montignac Lascaux is a remedy against boredom!
Take advantage of one of the best located campsites in the Dordogne to visit the sites of the Lascaux caves, taste the gastronomic specialties of the Périgord such as foie gras, go for a bike ride, walk, canoe or kayak, and visit the charming villages of Sarlat-la-CanédaLe Bugue in the Vézère valley, from Montignac LascauxDomme, Castelnaud la Chapelle, La Roque Gageac or Les Eyzies de Tayac with its prehistoric remains on the banks of the Dordogne.
Other places not to be missed around the campsite include the medieval city of Rocamadour, the castle of Vassinhac in Collonges la Rouge, the castle of Beynac in Beynac et Cazenac, the railway of Martel, the gardens of Limeuil, the martyred village of Oradour sur Glane, the tower of Vésone in Périgueux, or the Tobacco Museum of Bergerac in the Purple Périgord and finally, Brantôme, the Venice of the Green Périgord.
There is something for everyone, as you can see during your vacations at our campsite or by contacting the tourist office.
And if you are looking for ideas for your outings, here is our little guide that you can consult on our site to prepare your stay.
THE MANY ANCIENT MONUMENTS TO VISIT IN THE DORDOGNE PERIGORD
Although we are not a tourist office, we know the region well and we have selected for you several sites to discover in the Dordogne Périgord.
Located not far from our 4 star Dordogne campsite, they are easily accessible on foot, by car or by bike.
To begin the visit, we recommend historical monuments. Indeed, the department has several prehistoric sites in the Vézère Valley, such as Lascaux, which are impressive.
There are also castles, ruins, beautiful gardens, troglodytic sites and many charming villages. And if you need any information about these places, such as addresses, opening hours and prices, do not hesitate to contact our team or the reception of our domain.
THE NATURAL SITES OF THE BLACK PERIGORD AND THE DORDOGNE VALLEY
Very old, this region has an exceptional natural environment. You can walk, cycle, ride a horse, take a boat or a canoe on the rivers and discover ancient sites during guided tours.
Discovery tours of the Périgord Noir are also available. Maps and itineraries are often available free of charge in the tourist offices of the department. If not, you can use our interactive map to find the locations. In the valleys of the Dordogne and Vézère, many outdoor activities can be practiced. Also, the quiet and green setting is ideal for relaxation and rejuvenation.
DISCOVER THE BLACK PERIGORD IN VIDEO
Incredible images shot in our beautiful region of Perigord in Dordogne, to see and review to prepare your vacation at camping La Fage!