Périgord, land of castles. The many castles in the area tell the story of the Périgord's rich past. Many castles have fallen into ruins, or they can't be visited, because the owners still live there. Fortunately, a great number of castles has opened it's doors to the public.

A selection of castles that can be visited:


Château de Hautefort

Château de Bonneval

Château de Jumilhac

Château de Pompadour

Château de Losse

Château de Beynac

Château de Commarque

Château de Castelnaud