Dordogne
History & préhistory
History & préhistory
History & préhistory

An exceptional heritage


The Dordogne's valley and her 1001 castles

The river flow between cliffs and castles of the middle ages and of the renaissance period.
Castles of Castelnaud, Beynac, Fenelon, Montfort, Milandes (Joséphine Baker's residence)
and the splendid Domme's walled town with an exceptional panorama.   
www.castelnaud.com

www.beynac-en-perigord.com

 


The Vezere's valley : Human's valley

The royal road of the world prehistory with its shelters and decorated caves.
15 are ranked by Unesco.
“Lascaux” II, the most famous Palaeolithic sanctuary of the world, and « Font-de-Gaume,
Cap Blanc, Proumeyssac ...
Les “Eyzies”, national museum of the prehistory, a road of 400 000 years of history.
www.semitour.com
www.musee-prehistoire-eyzies.fr