Events and Activities
Boat Trip on DordogneJ F M A M J J A S O N D
24220 Beynac et Cazenac
Sarlat Vintage Cars MeetingJ F M A M J J A S O N D
Bergerac Tabacco Museum and Automobile Museum of Sanxet CastleJ F M A M J J A S O N D
The Tobacco museum, unique in France, traces the history of tobacco since pre-Columbian times.
The Automobile Museum of Sanxet Castle is located 8 km south of Bergerac in the heart of Monbazillac vineyard. Sanxet Castle itself is on old 14th century English fortress.
The visitor is invited to tour the winery before visiting the museum the displays 30 rare and prestigious cars. The visit finishes with the chateau wine tasting.
Chesnut and Cèpe FestivalJ F M A M J J A S O N D
Animations include: farmer's market, arts and crafts market, parade of Chesnut Brotherhood, dances, gourmet meals, chesnut cake contest, chestnut spitting contest (!) etc. Dates: October 21st to 22nd 2017
Dordogne Cruise from La Roque-GageacJ F M A M J J A S O N D
Guided tours of the medieval town of SarlatJ F M A M J J A S O N D
Following a tour guide, discover its winding streets, its vaulted passages, its cathedral and its mansions dating from the fifteenth and sixteenth century
Centuries of history unfold in the course of the visit.
Famous events are of course mentioned, but some well-kept secrets will also be revealed.
Every day during the months of April, May, June, July, August, September and October at 10:30am except Saturday at 3pm (Every Thursday at 11:00am guided tours in English)
Duration: 1 hour and a half
Departure from the Tourist Office.
Festival of Folkloric TraditionsJ F M A M J J A S O N D
Date: October 8, 2017
Prehistory Welcome CenterJ F M A M J J A S O N D
As is is written on the center's web site: "The Prehistory Welcome Center, open in July 2010, is dedicated to the discovery and knowledge of prehistory and the Vezere Valley. It will fulfill several functions for the general public: welcoming tourists and providing them with information on the subject of prehistory...".
The center organizes also (free) events centered around the prehistory and its most important sites in Dordogne.
Entrance free for under 25 y.o. and THE FIRST SUNDAY of the month.
The Dordogne River by BargeJ F M A M J J A S O N D
Le Bourg, 24250 La Roque Gageac