The Dordogne

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  • 1. Cathédrale St-Sacerdos

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    The elaborate turreted tower of the Cathédrale St-Sacerdos, begun in the 12th century, is the oldest part of the building and, along with the...Read More

  • 2. Eco-Musée de la Noix

    Museum/Gallery

    If you're nuts about nuts, Sarlat is your town—the Périgord is the second-biggest producer of walnuts in France, and those from the Sarladais...Read More

  • 3. Jardin des Enfers

    Garden/Arboretum

    The sloping garden behind the cathedral, the Jardin des Enfers, contains a strange, conical tower known as the Lanterne des Morts (Lantern of...Read More

  • 4. Place du Peyrou

    Neighborhood/Street

    Sarlat's Cité Médiévale has many beautiful photo ops. Of particular note is Rue de la Liberté, which leads to Place du Peyrou, anchored on one...Read More

  • 5. Rue des Consuls

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    The church of Ste-Marie points the way to Sarlat's most interesting street, Rue des Consuls. Among its medieval buildings are the Hôtel Plamon...Read More

  • 6. Rue Montaigne

    Neighborhood/Street

    Running the length of the Enfer gardens is Rue Montaigne, where the great 16th-century philosopher Michel de Montaigne once lived. Some of the...Read More

  • 7. Ste-Marie

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    Opposite the town hall and overlooking Place du Marché aux Oies, the deconsecrated Gothic church of Ste-Marie was redesigned by star architect...Read More

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