The Dordogne Travel Guide


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Plan Your The Dordogne Vacation

Want to smile happily ever after? Discover a picture-postcard fantasy of castles, cliff-top châteaux, flocks of geese, storybook villages, and prehistoric wonders? Join the club. Since the 1990s the Dordogne region has become one of the hottest destinations in France. Formerly one of those off-the-beaten-path areas, it's now in danger of getting four-starred, boutiqued, and postcarded to death, but scratch the surface and you can find one of the most authentic and appealing regions of rural France.


The Dordogne Hotels

Advance booking is particularly desirable in the highly popular Dordogne, where hotels fill up quickly, particularly in midsummer. Many country or more


The Dordogne Restaurants

If you're traveling in the Dordogne between October and March, it's essential to call restaurants ahead of time to avoid disappointment, as some close more

Things To Do

Things To Do in The Dordogne

Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.


The Dordogne Experiences


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