Short Breaks

Discover Sarlat and the beautiful medieval villages nearby; a one day guide

SarlatMedieval Dordogne and the Dordogne River

Sarlat is at the very heart of the Dordogne area and as well as being in itself a highpoint of a trip to the Dordogne there is lots to do in the surrounding area. Sarlat and many of the local villages date back to medieval times and a trip here really is like stepping back in time.

Here is an insider's guide as to what to do with a day to spend in the Dordogne in the area in and around Sarlat.

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Discover Les Eyzies and Prehistoric Dordogne; a one-day guide

Font de Gaume caves
 

The Dordogne is famous for its prehistory and so if you only have a day to devote to the Vezere valley what should you aim to see?

Read more: Discover Les Eyzies and Prehistoric Dordogne; a one-day guide