* France – Perigord : Rambles in Black Perigord – Tailor made holiday
Period : April, May, June, July, August, September, October
Reference : 10B240
Prix : 1€ Ask for a quote
Step back in time in this region of forests, fortresses and castles, on ancient paths through the sun-drenched Dordogne valley with its meandering river and dramatic cliffs.
Our Hiking Hallmark :
– Tailor made Walking Holidays to suit all levels, from rambles to Nordic Walking
– Expert Local Walking Guide
– Small, convivial groups (max. 14 )
– Discover local heritage
– Free Pedometer for every group member
– Excursions for Non-Walkers
D1 * Beynac (15 km)
Lunch in the Sarlat region. Hiking towards the mediaeval village of Beynac, a charming muddle of steep cobbled streets and timeworn stone stairways. From the battle weary fortress you have a fantastic panorama over the Dordogne valley. Dinner and overnight.
D2 * Eyzies Valley (50 km)
Ochre cliffs and green oaks accompany you as you travel in our ancestors’ footsteps in Les Eyzies village and the valley of the Vezere River, renowned worldwide for their prehistoric caves and grottoes. Picnic lunch. Dinner and overnight.
D3 * Dordogne Valley (30 km)
Hike around the village of la Roque Gageac, huddling at the cliff base, on a bend in the Dordogne River. Restaurant lunch then a cruise down the river on traditional barges, a reminder of bygone times when much of the region’s produce travelled this route. The surrounding scenery is stunning with some of the most beautiful Dordogne castles scattering the hills and countryside sloping down to meet the river banks.
D4 Bournat and its arts and crafts (35 km)
Near Le Bugue village you can tour Bournat, a reconstructed village where time has stood still in 1900 and craftsmen bring a forgotten world back to life : meet the cooper, the wood turner, the blacksmith and discover their age-old trades! Lunch.
Full Board in a 2* hotel in the region of Sarlat
* Mountain Guide (3 days)
Entrance Fees : Beynac Castle, Bournat village
Barge Cruise (50 mins)
Mondoramas is also a Destination Management Company (DMC) specialized in group travel to/for :
Single Room (3 nights) : 84 €
Extra Guide. 1 day (more than 14 walkers) : 390 €