Destination guide

The historic city of Dordogne awaits you

The area's history and culture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Dordogne. This city's boating, restaurants and shopping draw many visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Dordogne

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Dordogne a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Perigueux Golf Club (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Aquarium du Perigord Noir (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • Proumeyssac Chasm (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)
  • Chateau de Tiregand (19.5 mi / 31.4 km)
  • Bergerac Maison des Vins (21.7 mi / 34.9 km)
  • Piscine Municipale (22.1 mi / 35.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Dordogne

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Dordogne is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cave of Lascaux (21.1 mi / 34 km)
  • Jardin des Arenes (5.6 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Parc le Bournat (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Vezere Valley (18.9 mi / 30.4 km)
  • Etang de Tamnies (22.6 mi / 36.4 km)
  • Gardens of Marqueyssac (28.3 mi / 45.6 km)

Transportation options to and around Dordogne

The nearest airport is in Perigueux (PGX), located 7.2 mi (11.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Bergerac (EGC-Bergerac - Perigord - Dordogne), which is 22.5 mi (36.2 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Niversac Station, Saint-Pierre-de-Chignac Station and Les Versannes Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Where to stay around Dordogne?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 6,496 holiday lettings near Dordogne. From 3,171 Houses to 359 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Dordogne is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Dordogne?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Dordogne. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Église-Neuve-d'Issac: 339 holiday homes
  • Saint-Crépin-d'Auberoche: 442 holiday homes
  • Sainte-Mondane: 1,360 holiday homes
  • Beynac-et-Cazenac: 1,742 holiday homes
  • Sarlat-la-Canéda: 2,030 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Dordogne! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Dordogne?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Dordogne with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Église-Neuve-d'Issac: 339 holiday lettings
  • Saint-Crépin-d'Auberoche: 442 holiday lettings
  • Sainte-Mondane: 1,360 holiday lettings
  • Beynac-et-Cazenac: 1,742 holiday lettings
  • Sarlat-la-Canéda: 2,030 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Dordogne?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Dordogne are:

  • Sarlat-la-Caneda (XSL-Aerodrome de Sarlat): 2,635 self catering accommodations
  • Roumaniere Airport (EGC): 1,304 self catering accommodations
  • La Roche Airport (BVE): 1,058 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Dordogne?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Dordogne. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Vezere Valley: 2,847 holiday rentals
  • Chateau de Hautefort: 1,043 holiday rentals
  • Grotte du Grand Roc: 2,947 holiday rentals
  • Milhac-d'Auberoche Station: 1,614 holiday rentals
  • Les Jardins de Sardy: 931 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Dordogne listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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