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 features

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)
How to get there

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 near Dordogne?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 6,437 house rentals near Dordogne. From 3,227 Houses to 362 Villas, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Dordogne for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Dordogne?

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

  • Sarlat-la-Canéda: 1,971 vacation rentals
  • Bergerac: 627 vacation rentals
  • Domme: 1,537 vacation rentals
  • Beynac-et-Cazenac: 1,701 vacation rentals
  • Issigeac: 450 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Dordogne! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Dordogne?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Dordogne:

  • Sarlat-la-Canéda: 1,971 rentals
  • Bergerac: 627 rentals
  • Domme: 1,537 rentals
  • Beynac-et-Cazenac: 1,701 rentals
  • Issigeac: 450 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when travelling by plane to Dordogne?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of lodging choices in Dordogne are:

  • Sarlat-la-Caneda (XSL-Aerodrome de Sarlat): 2,722 home rentals
  • Roumaniere Airport (EGC): 1,323 home rentals
  • Bassillac Airport (PGX): 1,103 home rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holiday in Dordogne?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Dordogne. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Chateau de Biron: 1,702 vacation homes
  • Terrasson Station: 1,764 vacation homes
  • Chateau de Fayrac: 3,000 vacation homes
  • Perigueux Cathedral: 1,004 vacation homes
  • Saint-Capraise-de-Lalinde Station: 1,656 vacation homes

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.

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