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 around Dordogne?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 6,358 vacation rentals near Dordogne. From 3,105 Houses to 366 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Dordogne for a holiday or a weekend are 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: 1,986 vacation rentals
  • Beynac-et-Cazenac: 1,710 vacation rentals
  • Bergerac: 610 vacation rentals
  • Domme: 1,550 vacation rentals
  • Périgueux: 2,684 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 traveling 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: 1,986 rentals
  • Beynac-et-Cazenac: 1,710 rentals
  • Bergerac: 610 rentals
  • Domme: 1,550 rentals
  • La Roque-Gageac: 1,515 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 traveling 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 vacation rentals in Dordogne are:

  • Sarlat-la-Caneda (XSL-Aerodrome de Sarlat): 2,717 vacation rentals
  • Roumaniere Airport (EGC): 1,287 vacation rentals
  • Bassillac Airport (PGX): 1,067 vacation 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 holidays in Dordogne?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals 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:

  • Sarlat Station: 2,900 rentals
  • Chateau de Beynac: 2,986 rentals
  • Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil Station: 2,844 rentals
  • Grotte de Font-de-Gaume: 2,885 rentals
  • Lalinde Sauveboeuf Station: 1,943 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.

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