DORDOGNE SIGHTSEEING TOURS
DORDOGNE SIGHTSEEING TOURS

ESSENTIAL DORDOGNE

5 DAYS / 4 NIGHTS IN 4* HOTEL                                                             SHARED TOURS - From 825€ per person

ITINERARY

 

DAY 1 ARRIVAL IN SARLAT

Arrive in Sarlat and settle into your hotel. Night in Sarlat.

 

DAY 2 SARLAT VISIT / DOMME VILLAGE / DORDOGNE BOAT RIDE - SHARED           B

Breakfast at your hotel.

In the morning, follow a guided walking tour of historic Sarlat, a rich merchant town of the 18th century. Then reach the small village of Domme. Enjoy a walking tour and some free time for personal discovery. Then we drive to the beautiful village of La Roque Gageac where you will depart on a boat ride on the River Dordogne. Finally, we head to Beynac where you will admire a truly spectacular view and one of the most impressive medieval castles of the Dordogne. Walking tour in the village and free time for personal discovery. Night in Sarlat.

 

DAY 3 LASCAUX II VISIT & THE ART OF THE CAVES - SHARED                                  B

Breakfast at your hotel.

Some 15,000 years B.C. unknown painters created breath taking cave paintings of which the most extraordinary examples are found in the Dordogne area. During this day enjoy some time in Les Eyzies and follow your guide on a commented visit of the National Prehistory Museum. Continue to Rouffignac Cave that possesses original and authentic engravings dating back to the late Magdalenian. Finally, visit of Lascaux II a perfect reproduction of the original cave. Night in Sarlat.

 

DAY 4 ROCAMADOUR HALF DAY MORNING TOUR - SHARED                                   B

Breakfast at your hotel.

Depart for the pilgrimage and fortress village of Rocamadour that has attracted visitors for its setting in a gorge above a tributary of the River Dordogne. The village is renowned for its historical monuments and its sanctuary of the Blessed Virgin Mary, which for centuries has brought pilgrims from every country, among them kings, bishops, and nobles. Here, follow your guide and visit the renowned Notre Dame Chapel, part of an extraordinary 13th-century chapel complex perched on a cliff and one of the most dramatic pilgrimage sites in Europe. Enjoy some free time for personal discovery and return to Sarlat. Afternoon in Sarlat is free for you to enjoy. Night in Sarlat.

 

DAY 5 SARLAT                                                                                                          B

Breakfast at your hotel. End of our services.

 

INCLUSIONS

  • 4 night accommodation in 4* Hotel (Double occupancy) including Breakfast
  • English speaking guide/driver
  • Travel in recent, comfortable & fully equipped Mercedes Minivans
  • 3 days of shared tours in small groups of 8 persons maximum
  • Guided walking tour of Sarlat
  • Entrance fees to Lascaux and Rouffignac Cave
  • Entrance fee to Prehistory museum
  • Boat Ride on the Dordogne river
  • Bottles of water in the minivan

 

EXCLUSIONS

  • Meals, drinks
  • Personal insurance and expenses
  • Entrance fees to monuments, museums, attractions unless specified
  • Gratuities for the driver/guide

 

 

Contact Us

Sarl NCDK - OPHORUS

21 Bis Boulevard Pierre 1er

33110 LE BOUSCAT

 

ATOUT FRANCE REGISTRATION IM031130002


Telephone : +33 556 152 609

 

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