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Tourism in the Dordogne - Lot, rich of history and gastronomy

Prehistory in Perigord-Quercy Dordogne-Lot: cottages holiday resort in Gavaudun   Middle-ages in Perigord-Quercy Dordogne-Lot: holiday cottages in Gavaudun   Farms and vineyards in Dordogne Lot et Garonne: gites holiday park in Gavaudun

 

Domaine de Gavaudun is located on the border of Aquitaine and Midi-Pyrénées regions, near the famous historical provinces of Perigord, Quercy, Guyenne and Gascony, at the crossroads of the three departments Lot et Garonne, Dordogne and Lot, in the middle of the golden triangle Bergerac - Cahors - Agen, 60 km from Sarlat.

From the holiday resort, you will visit a tourism region of exceptional richness :


To find your way, you can print a Michelin map of the region centered on the Domaine de Gavaudun (DDG) covering part of the historical provinces of Perigord, Quercy, Guyenne and Gascogne (departments Lot-et-Garonne, Dordogne and Lot), the Mecca of historical and cultural tourism :

 

Area around Domaine de Gavaudun cottages resort and holiday park in Dordogne Lot

 

Suggestions for a week tour with your car : click on one of the links :
Scenic tours with your car in the Dordogne Lot et Garonne around Gavaudun (Friday arrival)
Scenic tours with your car in the Dordogne Lot et Garonne around Gavaudun (Saturday arrival)

 

Scenic tours day by day (www.viamichelin.fr) :
Nearby tour : Biron castle, Bastides of Monpazier, Villereal and Monflanquin
Quercy tour : Rocamadour, Pech Merle cave, Saint-Cirq-Lapopie
Black Perigord tour : Les Eyzies, Lascaux cave, Cadouin abbey
Black and Purple Perigord tour : Cadouin abbey, Les Eyzies, Lascaux cave, Bergerac
Black Perigord tour : Sarlat, valley of the Dordogne river
Thursday tour : Monsempron-Libos market, Bonaguil castle, gardens of Latour-Marliac, Foie Gras museum (farm)
Guyenne and Quercy tour : Buzet vineyards, Agen (canal-bridge), Moissac abbey
Guyenne, Gascony and Quercy tour : Buzet vineyards, Condom (Armagnac), Moissac abbey
Purple Perigord tour : Bergerac and its vineyards, Cadouin abbey

 

Recommended travel guides on the Dordogne - Lot area :

http://www.roughguides.com/shop/rough-guide-dordogne-lot/

http://www.independent.co.uk/travel/europe/travellers-guide-the-dordogne-and-the-lot-1985798.html

http://www.interlinkbooks.com/product_info.php?products_id=2071&osCsid=76da17b7b7a657d27b2e0dcaa4b901ff

http://www.newhollandpublishers.com/details.asp?pid=9781860113543&t=Dordogne-and-The-Lot

http://www.dk.co.uk/nf/Book/BookDisplay/0,,9781405368872,00.html?/DK_Eyewitness_Travel_Guide:_Dordogne,_Bordeaux_&_the_Southwest_Coast_DK_Publishing

 

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