Local attractions links

About 1 mile away from Le-Verger is the chateau de Savignac-Lédrier and its Forge, Ironworks museum. Click the below link to find out more: http://www.ecomuseesdelauvezere.fr/forges.html

 

Chateau de Hautefort- 23 km, 25 mins by car (travel guide in English):

http://www.northofthedordogne.com/chateauhautefort.php

Hautefort is a pretty small  town with restaurants, antique shops, bakeries, cafes, winding streets. Click the below link to view youtube clip on Hautefort castle: http://youtu.be/7fcdRSfYTaE

 

Museum of Medecine in Hautefort with its charming garden full of plants with healing properties:

http://www.musee-hautefort.fr/index.php/en

Learn about early Cro Magnon Man at Les-Eyzies 73 kms away 1 hour 20 mins: http://leseyzies-tourist.info/

 

Tourtoirac Caves -24 kms - 30 drive mins: http://www.grotte-de-tourtoirac.fr/english-nederlands/

 

 

Sports and leisure

 

Canoeing on the Vezere river: http://www.canoesvalleevezere.com/gb/accueil.php

 

Rouffiac Lake 15 kms 25 mins drive (canoeing and pedaloes)

 

Walks and hikes in the lovely quiet surrounding countryside and along the river

Horse-riding

 

Dining and restaurants

 

Our local restaurant a few minutes away in Savignac-Lédrier: https://www.google.co.uk/maps/@45.363435,1.22013,3a,75y,154h,90t/data=!3m4!1e1!3m2!1sHLvGh4kYBnIVo4SJv12yTg!2e0

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At Le Verger in beautiful South-West France we offer:

 

· Writers and Artists retreats

 

· French courses

 

· English courses

 

· Sing! in the Dordogne

 

· Holiday rentals

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