Beynac-et-Cazenac

Beynac-et-Cazenac lies 10 kilometres southwest of Sarlat, on the banks of the Dordogne, and boasts an imposing castle, once besieged by Richard the Lion Heart, around which "lauze" stone slab-roofed houses with their creamy façades are built.

+ d'infos : www.sarlat-tourisme.com

Information : Sarlat-Périgord Noir Tourist Office - Tel : +33 (0)5 53 31 45 45


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Must-sees and must-dos

  • Beynac Castle
  • The Archaeological Park
  • A guided tour of the village
  • La Causerie Médiévale (history of the Périgord told by tapestry)

Themes

  • By the waterside : The river Dordogne
  • Castles and ramparts : Beynac Castle
  • Gastronomy : Geese and ducks
  • Unusual sights : The Archaeological Park

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