Between the Dordogne valley and the Vézère valley, Sarlat is THE town to visit in Périgord Noir.
Sarlat is the capital of the department and its one and a half million visitors per year make it the most visited tourist site in the Dordogne.
You will be able to take part in the guided tours organised by the Tourist Office to discover the cultural wonders of this small town, or stroll along the narrow streets and admire the architectural wealth of the heritage. Squares, alleys, abbeys, churches… Sarlat is full of magnificent places and cultural events not to be missed.
Situated in the magnificent department of the Dordogne, on the borders of the Causses and Quercy, only 25 minutes from the Camping LE PORT DE SIORAC, Sarlat is one of the most beautiful cities in France classified as a “city of art and history” with no less than 66 monuments listed …
Former Saint-Sacerdos cathedral, chapel of the White Penitents, La Boëtie castle, La Canéda church, former Sainte-Marie church, let yourself be seduced by the medieval city and rediscover all the history through these timeless monuments which make Sarlat one of the most famous cities in the world for its historical heritage.
Sarlat is a capital of history and flavors, and is also famous for its markets where you can find the richness of the soil, especially thanks to the church of Sainte-Marie which houses a large covered food market with a glass elevator in its bell tower …
Situated 25 minutes from our campsite, Sarlat is a gourmet town where it is good to stroll along the small streets.
Strawberry, walnut, boletus, truffle, oil and foie gras are sold and enjoyed in a warm and friendly atmosphere. Gourmet markets and night markets, gastronomic appointments not to be missed several times a week.
To visit Sarlat is to awaken all your senses, especially your taste buds. A visit to Sarlat will awaken your taste buds for a gourmet visit.