Trip Planner: Europe / France / Nouvelle-Aquitaine / Dordogne / Cadouin / Historic Sites / Cloitre de Cadouin
Built in the 12th century and renovated in the 15th, Cloitre de Cadouin represents a Gothic architectural gem. For centuries, monks here devoted their lives to prayer and hosted the shroud of Cadouin, long believed to have been the cloth placed on Jesus' face after his crucifixion. In the past, pilgrims visited and venerated this cloth, believed to possess healing properties. Today, you can tour the cloister and visit a reproduction of the shroud. Make Cloitre de Cadouin part of your personalized Cadouin itinerary using our Cadouin family vacation planner.
Create a full Cadouin itinerary
Unable to display map at this time. Please try again later.
Plan your trip to Cadouin
Get a personalized planA complete day-by-day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your plan. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Plans in Dordogne by other users
8 days in South of France BY A USER FROM CANADA July, kids, culture, outdoors, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, kids, culture, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in South of France BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Nouvelle-Aquitaine BY A USER FROM IRELAND June, teens, popular PREFERENCES: June, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Domme BY A USER FROM FRANCE May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in South of France BY A USER FROM FRANCE August, culture, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in South of France BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Dordogne BY A USER FROM ISRAEL September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in South of France BY A USER FROM BELGIUM July, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Bordeaux, Biarritz & Dordogne BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Dordogne BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 17 days in France BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 28 days in France BY A USER FROM FRANCE July, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans
Très beau cloître qui vaux la peine d'être vue. Malheureusement je n'ai pas eu la chance d'avoir une visite guidée ce jour là. L'audio guide propose de très bons commentaires mais on s'y perd parfois ... more »Beautiful cloister which are worth to be seen. Unfortunately I have not the chance to have a guided tour that day. The audio guide offers very good comments but you get lost sometimes (orientation of our look has hardly arise on a figure described by the audio guide so there are sculptures). On the other hand, I loved the videos and interview which decorate the visit. The welcome is warm. I will return for a guided tour.View original
Très belle endroit , mais à part faire le tour du carré (certes très beau) rien d'autre à voir, on reste sur sa faim. Prix de la visite 6,80 euros un peu cher sachant que si vous voulez un audioguide ... more »Very nice place, but other than going around the square (admittedly very nice) nothing else to see, we stay hungry. Price of the visit 6,80 euros a bit expensive knowing that if you want an audioguide is 3 euros more.View original
Belle architecture pour un si petit village ,l'abbaye de Cadouin est à voir absolument pour les amoureux de belles pierres more »Beautiful architecture for such a small village, Cadouin Abbey is a must see for lovers of beautiful stonesView original
Sander BroosNice for what it is. However, you have to pay € 7.0.-per person for a ride around the courtyard. That is also really literally everything. Pretty courtyard garden, beautiful walls, but 7 euro for 10 minutes to a courtyard garden is going too far.View original
Guillaume SaupinSuperb restoration of the cloister. The sculptures are beautiful. The ticket price is a bit high though!View original
Cla CacBeautiful cloister, fine restoration. A bit expensive ticketView original
Rubén LópezIt was closed in March, possibly for being low season. Despite this the village has much charm and the Church and Abbey look much from the outside. If you come from Beaumont or surrounding it costs nothing to pass and stop.View original
Laurence redondoI was surprised by so much beautyView original
Best things to do in Cadouin
Things to do around Cadouin
Chateau de Castelnaud
Visit for: 3h
Les Jardins de Marqueyssac
Visit for: 2h 30min
Chateau des Milandes
Visit for: 2h 30min
Le Gouffre de Proumeyssac
Visit for: 2h
Chateau de Beynac
Visit for: 2h
Visit for: 3h 30min
Are you the owner of this business?Click here for promotion tips.