6 days in Dordogne Itinerary

6 days in Dordogne Itinerary

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6 days in Dordogne Itinerary

Start: Dinan
Drive:  6​h
1
Villars
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Sarlat-la-Caneda
— 3 nights
Drive:  7​h
End: Dinan

1
day
Villars

Villars ©
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): explore the activities along Grand Etang de Saint-Estephe, then head outdoors with La Grotte de Villars, and then explore and take pictures at Ferme Andrevias.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Villars itinerary planner .

Dinan to Villars is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also fly. When traveling from Dinan in May, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Villars: temperatures range from 25°C by day to 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Sarlat-la-Caneda.

Things to do in Villars

Parks Nature

Side Trips

Grand Etang de Saint-Estephe, Ferme Andrevias
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Grotte de Villars ©
Grotte de Villars
Ferme Andrevias ©
Ferme Andrevias

3
nights
Sarlat-la-Caneda

Sarlat-la-Caneda ©
Sarlat-la-Caneda is the capital of the former Périgord Noir, now referred to as the Aquitaine region that is home to a historical area consisting of impeccably preserved 14th-century buildings and sites.
Get a sense of the local culture at Chateau de Montal and Cave Dwellings. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Les Pans de Travassac and Abri de Cap Blanc. Get out of town with these interesting Sarlat-la-Caneda side-trips: La Cascade d'Autoire (in Autoire), Eglise Saint-Pierre (in Carennac) and Abbatiale Saint-Pierre (in Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne). Next up on the itinerary: Head underground at Les Combarelles, grab your bike and head to Voie Verte et Veloroute, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Abbaye d'Aubazines, and stop by La Maison du Foie Gras.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Sarlat-la-Caneda trip maker website .

Traveling by car from Villars to Sarlat-la-Caneda takes 2 hours. In May, daytime highs in Sarlat-la-Caneda are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Sarlat-la-Caneda

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Les Combarelles, La Cascade d'Autoire, Abbaye d’Aubazine, Habitations Troglodytiques, Denoix
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Chateau de Montal ©
Chateau de Montal
Eglise Saint-Pierre ©
Eglise Saint-Pierre
Abbaye d’Aubazine ©
Abbaye d’Aubazine

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