15 days in France Itinerary

15 days in France Itinerary

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15 days in France Itinerary

Start: Bordeaux
Drive:  2​h
1
Bergerac City
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h
2
Monpazier
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
3
Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil
— 7 nights
Train:  1​h
4
Perigueux
— 3 nights
Train:  1​h 30​min
End: Bordeaux

3
nights
Bergerac City

Bergerac City ©
Bergerac is a commune and a sub-prefecture of the Dordogne department in southwestern France.EconomyThe region is primarily known for wine and tobacco. You've now added Montcaret Archaeological Site to your itinerary. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Chateau de Bridoire and Eglise Notre-Dame. Your inner history buff will appreciate Clocher de l'eglise Monolithe and Eglise Saint-Felicien d'Issigeac. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bergerac: Chateau de Duras (in Duras), Les Jardins de Sardy (in Velines) and Saint-Emilion (Château Franc-Laporte & Chateau Cantenac). There's much more to do: do a tasting at Chateau de Monbazillac, appreciate the history behind Statue Cyrano de Bergerac, and stop by Inter Caves Bergerac.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Bergerac tour itinerary builder app .

Bordeaux to Bergerac is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train. May in Bergerac sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Monpazier.

Things to do in Bergerac City

Historic Sites Wineries Parks

Side Trips

Saint-Emilion, Les Jardins de Sardy, Chateau de Duras, Chateau de Monbazillac, Eglise Saint-Felicien d'Issigeac
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Chateau Cantenac ©
Chateau Cantenac
Chateau de Bridoire ©
Chateau de Bridoire
Chateau de Monbazillac ©
Chateau de Monbazillac

1
night
Monpazier

Monpazier ©
Monpazier is a commune in the Dordogne department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in southwest France. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Abbaye de Cadouin, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cloitre de Cadouin, then head outdoors with Parc En Ciel, and finally contemplate the long history of Château de Biron.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Monpazier online holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Bergerac to Monpazier takes an hour. In June in Monpazier, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil.

Things to do in Monpazier

Tours Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Cadouin, Parc en Ciel, Château de Biron
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Parc en Ciel ©
Parc en Ciel
Château de Biron ©
Château de Biron
Cloitre de Cadouin ©
Cloitre de Cadouin

7
nights
Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil

Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil ©
Best known for its discovery of the first five skeletons of Cro-Magnons, the earliest known examples of Homo sapiens sapiens, Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil is home to the rock shelter that held skeletons included a fetus, and remarkably modern looking skulls with a much rounder shape than the earlier Neanderthal.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Musee Napoleon and Pole International de la Prehistoire. Your inner history buff will appreciate Chateau de Castelnaud and Chateau de Beynac. Venture out of the city with trips to Le Chateau de Fenelon (in Sainte Mondane), Reserve Naturelle du Marais de Grolejac (in Grolejac) and Reserve Zoologique de Calviac (in Calviac-en-Perigord). The adventure continues: Head underground at Le Gouffre de Proumeyssac, don't miss a visit to Chateau de Campagne, contemplate the long history of Grotte du Grand Roc, and get in on the family fun at Le Bournat.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil trip itinerary maker website .

You can drive from Monpazier to Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil in an hour. In June, daily temperatures in Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Perigueux.

Things to do in Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Le Bugue, Airparc Perigord, Galerie Magis, Reserve Naturelle du Marais de Grolejac, Le Chateau de Fenelon
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Chateau de Castelnaud ©
Chateau de Castelnaud
Chateau de Beynac ©
Chateau de Beynac
Chateau de Commarque ©
Chateau de Commarque

3
nights
Perigueux

Perigueux ©
Périgueux is a commune in the Dordogne department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in southwestern France.Périgueux is the prefecture of the départment. Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): head outdoors with Velorail, then Head underground at Grotte de Tourtoirac, and then see the interesting displays at Musee du Chai de Lardimalie. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Musee de Perigord, relax in the rural setting at Ferme Andrevias, then don't miss a visit to Abbaye de Brantome, and finally experience rural life at Laurence Of Arabians.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Perigueux trip planner .

Traveling by car from Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil to Perigueux takes an hour. In June, daytime highs in Perigueux are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. You will have some time to spend on the 12th (Tue) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Perigueux

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Velorail, Musee du Chai de Lardimalie, Laurence of Arabians, Grotte de Tourtoirac, Ferme Andrevias
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Cathedrale St-Front ©
Cathedrale St-Front
Musee du Chai de Lardimalie ©
Musee du Chai de Lardimalie

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