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Visit outstanding cultural attractions or take a hike amongst the peaks? A romantic tour of the wine route or a family cruise? What will this year's
French holiday bring?

The Dordogne for families

Family Dordogne

This practical guide is aimed at parents and grandparents with children aged from 3 to 12 who are looking for fun holiday activities for all the family. The brochure lists around 100 ideas which are suitable for children, including visits and activities on land, in the air, in the water and underground.

All of the sites and activities listed share a common attribute – they are designed with children’s enjoyment in mind and ensure that their young visitors not only enjoy themselves but also learn something new and interact with the world around them, including their parents.

The borchure "Family Dordogne" is free and in French.

Ask for our new brochure! cdt24doc@tourismeperigord.com (External link)

The "Pass Perigord"

Le Pass Périgord is an free Passport which provides access to about forty different tourist sites and activities where you will enjoy special discounts of up to 50% upon presentation of the relevant coupons. It’s valid for the whole family (maximum 6 members) up to 31 December.
More information: www.dordogne-perigord-tourisme.fr/voir-faire/pass-perigord-avantages (External link)
Ask for the free paper version via e-mail: cdt24doc@tourismeperigord.com (External link)

List of new family activities

International Centre for Cave Art in Montignac: www.lascaux.fr/en (External link)
VIP Tea Tour at « les Deux abbesses en Vert » in Mareuil-sur-Belle: www.lesdeuxabbessesenvert.fr/en-GB (External link)
VIP animation at The Thot: Wolfhealer: www.lascaux.fr/en/preparez-votre-visite/visitez-lascaux/parc-du-thot (External link)
The eco visit of the chasm of Proumeyssac in Audrix: www.gouffre-proumeyssac.com/ (External link)
Climb between the trees in the gardens of Marqueyssac marqueyssac.com/entertainment (External link)
Big Bird in Le Bugue sur Vézère: www.big-bird.fr/visite (External link) (French only)