The medieval town Beynac-et-Cazenac and the famous Beynac castle
Located in the Périgord Noir near Sarlat, on the cliffs of the Dordogne, Beynac-et-Cazenac is classified as one of the Most Beautiful Villages in France and opens its doors to you for a discovery through time. This medieval city with golden walls and roofs made of Perigord lauze stones is full of history and breathtaking landscapes. Follow your guide who will take you to the nooks and crannies of the town to discover its typical houses, its two churches, its fortified gates, its narrow streets and cobbled squares or its castle. The castle of Beynac has succeeded in crossing 5 centuries of history and proposes you to return on the traces of Richard the Lionheart, Simon de Montfort, Eleanor of Aquitaine and the Hundred Years War thanks to a guided tour which will make you travel in the heart of the history of Périgord.
To delight your taste buds, make a gastronomic stop at one of the famous markets of the region to discover exceptional products and local producers. If you are not afraid of heights, take a hot air balloon ride in order to have an unobstructed view of the valley and to admire its exceptional panoramas.