FRANCE'S MOST FAMOUS HISTORICAL REGION

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The Dordogne region of France offers a microcosm of the best France has to offer. Boasting enchanting medieval villages, scenic rolling countryside, and incredible prehistoric landmarks, the Dordogne department offers travelers an authentic French experience somewhat removed from the typical tourist path. Also notable are the exquisite French wines that originate in this region, which can be sampled at some of the many chateaus that dot the countryside. The cuisine of the region is among the most exquisite and affordable in France.

With its diverse offerings, the Dordogne region beckons to be explored over many days. Join Ophorus in the Dordogne on an array of excursions: Journey with us through historic villages; explore the alluring countryside and its prolific vineyards; take a jaunt to the sparkling coast; discover singular prehistoric sites. With our Essential Dordogne packages, we’ve done the leg work in combining a few of our Dordogne tours to offer a comprehensive experience of the Dordogne department over a few days. Whatever you choose, we ensure you that at the hands of Ophorus, your Dordogne experience will be one to remember and cherish!

Departing from Sarlat la Canéda, we organize small group exclusive private tours and more affordable shared tours to all the major attractions of the area. Our day tours are conducted by Expert Guides that speak impeccable English and transportation is done in new or recent fully equipped air conditioned minivans. Our destinations include the Dordogne Valley, Les Eyzies de Tayac with its Prehistory Museum and close by Rouffignac Cave. We also organize guided tours of Sarlat or Périgueux and have included some great activities such as canoeing or a boat ride along the dordogne River.

 

EXPLORE OUR SHARED TOURS DEPARTING SARLAT

Experience the excitement of bustling Sarlat on market day.
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A wonderful afternoon exploring highlights of the marvellous Dordogne.
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A full day exploring the fascinating history of the cave paintings of the Dordogne.
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Prehistoric sites like you’ve never seen before.
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Unique, small group, full-day tour to the Gouffre de Padirac and the village of Rocamadour. Experience the breathtaking Padirac Chasm.
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Visit the incredible village of Rocamadour.
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Get to know the Dordogne on this perfect mix of experiences.
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EXPLORE OUR PRIVATE TOURS DEPARTING SARLAT

A lovely half-day visit of the most enchanting villages of the Dordogne.
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Rocamadour - A picture-perfect visit awaits.
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The Quercy region is on your program for today. Located next to the small village of cabrerets in the lot area, the grotte du pech merle is one of the most amazing caves to visit.
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Small group private Dordogne wine tour departing from Sarlat la Canéda to discover local wines of the area.
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Get acquainted with the local wines and beautiful ruins of the Lot Valley.
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Rocamadour - A picture-perfect visit awaits.
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Explore two of France’s most beautiful towns.
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KNOWLEDGABLE, CERTIFIED & LOCAL GUIDES

At Ophorus all our expert guides hold the WSET level 2 in Wines & Spirits, and our drivers are fully accredited and licensed guides.

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Live the experience of your dreams with a personalised private tour, visiting France’s most unique areas with the local knowledge of your guide.