Leisures in Périgord
Thanks to the great variety of its heritage and its terroir, Le Périgord, and the valley of Isle in particular, offers a wide range of activities.Cultural or sports, in the heart of nature or gourmet, restful or frenetic, All activities are possible. A tip: do a little of everything in the first year and next year you will select your favorite activities!
Nature & hiking
-kayak rental at the bridge of Mussidan to discover the hidden beauty of the Isle of muscle power,
-Hikes are marked throughout the canton with card support. The best are those that combine walking in a forest valley with that of the Dual
The farm Parcot evokes, with background and animation, life of yesteryear in this double secret and seductive,
– Isle River which borders the castle meets the expectations of anglers and water sports silencer.
-Few restaurants for tourists but strong village bistros, gourmet restaurants in town and farm inns where the duck is king,
-The many farmers markets quickly fill our baskets, as well as visits farms specialized
-Strawberries, raspberries, nuts and melons are the most wanted local fruits,
-In September, the Perigord only thinks mushrooms, chestnuts and pigeons,
The vineyards of Bergerac give us Pécharmant Monbazillac, Rosette and to the west is the St Emillon the Pommerol and between two seas.
Families can break away from the pool to swim … go to the water of Jemmaye. This is a large pond beautifully furnished and equipped in the magnificent and mysterious forest of the Double.
It is said that the good doctor was Voulgre pay once consultations objects .. Today, in his delightful monastery of Musselburgh, the museum that bears his name offers a fascinating retrospective of the old life . Entertainment for children are held in summer.
The friendliness and good cheer, inseparable from the Perigord, offered in many farmers’ markets and village festivals throughout the summer.
Culture & heritage
Great moments in classical music are offered: Festival Baroque Ton Koopman in small churches Ribéracois late July to late August Sinfonia Chancelade festival in early August in Black Perigord Saint Amand de Coly, organs and to Montpon Ménestérol ….< br /> “But a multitude of concerts in small churches like to Tresseroux, or Sourzac.
-modern music and variety also with Mirédorama Montpon to the great souk or late July in Riberac
-Du Jazz every Wednesday in the heart of old Bergerac
-Paintings, sculptures, photographs are exhibited in the summer Riberac Sourzac …
Of the 1 200-castles in Dordogne, the most famous are Neuvic and Montreal and other smaller but full charm and history as Frateau Grignols and restored by enthusiasts.