: Brive (Vallee de la Doordogne), Bergerac
: dordogne river
Les plux beaux villages de France of Domme, Beynac, and La Roque Gageac are a five-minute drive from the house. The medieval village of Sarlat is a ten-minute drive away. Rocamadour, Château de Beynac, Chateau de Castelnaud, Chateau de Montfort, Chateau des Milandes (of Josephine Baker fame) are nearby, as are all of the prehistoric sites along the Vezere River (Lascaux, Les Eyzies). The nearest town is the magnificent medieval site of Sarlat. In a region renowned for its gastronomy, the gourmet will find no end of high quality restaurants. The vineyards of Domme, Bergerac, Bordeaux, Cahors and Gaillac are all within easy driving distance.
The house is well-situated in a village which has all of the necessary shops (supermarket (SHOPI at .5 km), baker, butcher, newsagent...) and services (post office, doctor...) and in a holiday region with country tracks for walking, mountain-biking or horse-riding and facilities on the Dordogne River for swimming and canoeing.
Other Activities: Pot-holing, canoeing, kayaking, hot-air ballooning, local airport in Domme