Belvès is a medieval town perched on a rocky spur above the Nauze Valley in Périgord Noir. It boasts 7 bell towers and although it endured invasions and wars, it has miraculously managed to preserve superb relics of its built heritage.

Information : Périgord Noir-Vallée de la Dordogne Tourist Office - Tel : +33 (0)5 53 29 10 20

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Must-sees and must-dos

  • Cave dwellings
  • The Castrum
  • Organistrum Museum and hurdy gurdies


  • Unusual sights : Cave dwellings

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