Things to see and do - Beynac
Beynac Travel guide
Beynac : Michelin's recommendations
The village of Beynac-et-Cazenac is worthy its place in the ranks of the most beautiful villages in France. Situated on the banks of the Dordogne and at the foot of a cliff, it is dominated by the impressive Château (castle) of Beynac. The powerful medieval atmosphere (paved alleys, views to the villages of Marqueyssac, Fayrac and Milandes) draws the visitor deep into the region's history.
Tourist attractions Beynac : Things to see and do
F - 24220 Beynac
This castle belonged to Richard the Lion Heart and then to Simon of Monfort in 1214. It achieved its definite from when Lord of Beynac undertook its reconstruction. The massive architectural ensemble, which can be seen today, is fruit of a constructi..
F - 24220 Beynac-et-Cazenac
The Parc Archéologique focuses on late Neolithic settlements during the Gallic period. The park organises educational flint cutting, weaving loom and pottery firing demonstrations and is a real hit with children.
La Balme. F - 24220 BEYNAC CAZENAC
Le Bourg. F - 24220 BEYNAC CAZENAC
In the heart of Black Périgord, in the Dordogne valley, the Hotel Pontet, situated at the foot of the chateau, is ideal for rest and relaxation. Enjoy a lazy meal on the banks of the Dordogne, prepared by Arlette Maleville, perpetuating the family t..
La Balme F - 24220 Beynac-et-Cazenac
Located in one of France's most beautiful villages, this hotel is a 5-minute walk from Château de Beynac and 10 km from Sarlat. It is set in an ancient sheep barn and offers en suite rooms with views of the medieval village of Beynac-et-Cazenac and f..