7 days in Dordogne Itinerary

7 days in Dordogne Itinerary

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1
Brantome en Perigord City
— 2 nights
2
Sarlat-la-Caneda
— 4 nights

2
nights
Brantome en Perigord City

Brantome en Perigord City ©
On the 2nd (Sun), Head underground at Grotte de Villars, make a trip to Saint-Jean de Cole, then get outside with Velorail, then Head underground at Grotte de Tourtoirac, and finally stop by Au Comptoir d'Augustine. On the 3rd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, then explore the fascinating underground world of Grottes de Abbaye de Brantome, then head outdoors with Les Croisieres de Brantome, and finally get outside with Vert Auvezere.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Brantome en Perigord City online travel planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Brantome en Perigord City is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can go by car to Sarlat-la-Caneda.

Things to do in Brantome en Perigord City

Outdoors · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Au Comptoir d'Augustine, Grotte de Tourtoirac, Grotte de Villars, Saint-Jean de Cole, Velorail
Highlights from your plan
Velorail ©
Velorail
Grotte de Tourtoirac ©
Grotte de Tourtoirac
Grotte de Villars ©
Grotte de Villars

4
nights
Sarlat-la-Caneda

Sarlat-la-Caneda
Sarlat-la-Caneda is the capital of the former Périgord Noir, now referred to as the Aquitaine region that is home to a historical area consisting of impeccably preserved 14th-century buildings and sites.
Explore Sarlat-la-Caneda's surroundings by going to Le Gouffre de Proumeyssac (in Audrix), Le Bugue (Parc Le Bournat, Aquarium du Perigord Noir, &more) and Grotte de Rouffignac (in Rouffignac-Saint-Cernin-de-Reilhac). There's still lots to do: explore the historical opulence of Chateau des Milandes, contemplate the long history of Chateau de Castelnaud, see the interesting displays at Lascaux Caves 4, and take in the views from Viaduc de Sarlat-la-Caneda.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Sarlat-la-Caneda itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Brantome en Perigord City to Sarlat-la-Caneda takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. August in Sarlat-la-Caneda sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sarlat-la-Caneda

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Le Bugue, Peyzac-le-Moustier, Castelnaud-la-Chapelle, Montignac, Le Gouffre de Proumeyssac
Highlights from your plan
Vieux Sarlat
Vieux Sarlat
Chateau de Castelnaud ©
Chateau de Castelnaud
Les Jardins de Marqueyssac ©
Les Jardins de Marqueyssac