The Office de Tourisme in Sarlat offers general guided tours (€5:50) of the town in English every Wednesday from mid-May to mid-October at 11 am. The guided tours in French are much more frequent.
If it's truffles you're after, you should go on a guided tour of the truffle groves in Sorges (a picturesque village to the northeast of Périgueux) every Tuesday and Thursday in July and August.
Sorges Truffle Museum. If it's truffles you're after, take a guided tour of the truffle groves in Sorges, a picturesque village northeast of Périgueux. Organized by the Sorges Truffle Museum (L'écomusée de la Truffe), the hour-long outings run every Tuesday and Thursday in July and August, beginning at 3:30. The rest of the year, guided tours are only available, by reservation, for groups of more than 20 people. Le Bourg, 20 km (12.5 mile) northeast of Périgueux via the N21, Sorges, 24420. 05–53–05–90–11. www.ecomusee-truffe-sorges.com. €5. Mid-June–late Sept., Mon.–Fri. 9:30–6:30, Sat.–Sun. 9:30–12:30 and 2:30–6:30; other months, Tues.–Sun., 10–noon and 2–5.
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