The Dordogne is without doubt the most beautiful and most interesting part of France. The Dordogne has far too many attractive towns and villages to mention here, so we have chosen just a small handful of them, all within 30 minutes drive from Le Chevrefeuille to wet your appetite.
Les Eyzies de Tayac (7 kms from Le Chevrefeuille)
Les Eyzies de Tayac is the capital of the Vezere valley, famous for its pre-historical remains. It is one of the main centers in the world for research in this field. Numerous interesting objects and ancient works of art have been discovered in this town and the surrounding areas. Many of these can be admired in the prehistoric museum, or by visiting local caves and prehistoric sites.
Les Eyzies is situated at the bottom of the Vezere Valley with Montignac sitting at the top where the famous Lascaux caves are located. From Les Eyzies, the following prehistoric sites are very worth a visit: