36 days in Dordogne Itinerary

36 days in Dordogne Itinerary

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36 days in Dordogne Itinerary

Start: Perth
Fly + Drive:  30 h
1
Gageac-et-Rouillac
— 9 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Perigueux
— 12 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Sarlat-la-Caneda
— 12 nights
Drive + Fly:  31 h
End: Perth

9
nights
Gageac-et-Rouillac

Gageac-et-Rouillac ©
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Gageac-et-Rouillac: Issigeac (Eglise Saint-Felicien d'Issigeac, Atelier D.Z' arts, &more) and Foret du Vignoble (in Mussidan). There's lots more to do: do a tasting at Chateau Lestevenie, put a fun spin on your tour with La Vallee Mysterieuse, step into the grandiose world of Chateau De Gageac, and tee off at Golf des Vigiers.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Gageac-et-Rouillac road trip planner.

Perth, Australia to Gageac-et-Rouillac is an approximately 30- hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Perth to Gageac-et-Rouillac. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Perth in March, with highs in Gageac-et-Rouillac at 17°C and lows at 3°C. You'll set off for Perigueux on the 15th (Sun).

Things to do in Gageac-et-Rouillac

Wineries Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Issigeac, Ribagnac, Monbazillac, La Force, Prigonrieux
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Chateau Lestevenie ©
Chateau Lestevenie
Golf des Vigiers ©
Golf des Vigiers
Chateau De Gageac ©
Chateau De Gageac

12
nights
Perigueux

Perigueux ©
Périgueux is a commune in the Dordogne department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in southwestern France.Périgueux is the prefecture of the départment. Explore Perigueux's surroundings by going to Julien de Savignac (in Brantome en Perigord City), Villars (Chateau de Puyguilhem & Abbaye de Boschaud) and Chateau de Bourdeilles (in Bourdeilles). There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale St-Front, steep yourself in history at Forges de Savignac-Ledrier, relax in the rural setting at Laurence of Arabians, and take an in-depth tour of Musee d’Art et d’Archeologie du Perigord.

For where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Perigueux trip planner.

You can drive from Gageac-et-Rouillac to Perigueux in 1.5 hours. March in Perigueux sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to drive to Sarlat-la-Caneda.

Things to do in Perigueux

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Bergerac City, Piegut-Pluviers, Villefranche-de-Lonchat, Cendrieux, Villars
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Brantome Police Horses & Friends ©
Brantome Police Horses & Friends
Cathedrale St-Front ©
Cathedrale St-Front

12
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.
Explore Sarlat-la-Caneda's surroundings by going to Roque Saint-Christophe Fort et Cite Troglodytiques (in Peyzac-le-Moustier), Le Barrage de Mauzac (in Mauzac) and Le chateau de Bannes (in Beaumont-du-Perigord). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Vieux Sarlat, take in nature's colorful creations at Eyrignac et ses Jardins en Dordogne, explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Beynac, and stroll around Les Jardins de Marqueyssac.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Sarlat-la-Caneda online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Perigueux to Sarlat-la-Caneda takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In March, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 3°C. On the 8th (Wed), you're off to home.

Things to do in Sarlat-la-Caneda

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil, Montignac, Beynac-et-Cazenac, Monpazier, Castelnaud-la-Chapelle
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Vieux Sarlat
Vieux Sarlat
Chateau de Castelnaud ©
Chateau de Castelnaud
Les Jardins de Marqueyssac ©
Les Jardins de Marqueyssac

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