Welcome to Périgord

Fasthotel Perigueux has an ideal location to visit and enjoy “Perigord”.

Les quatre Périgord

Stay in Perigueux and you will be ideally located to discover Perigord.

  • Périgord blanc : around Périgueux
  • Périgord vert : at 20 km north of Périgueux
  • Périgord noir: at 20 km west of Périgueux
  • Périgord pourprez : at 30 km south of Périgueux

The canoe is one of the outdoor adventures to discover Périgord differently. Paddling on five major rivers of the department, you will discover wild and magnificent landscapes, where mix heritage, cliffs and gorge. www.dordognecanoe.com


Château de Hautefort

At 50 km from Périgueux

The castle of Hautefort in Dordogne, former(old) medieval fortress, became a house of sailing for the 17th century. Discover surprising architecture on a remarkable location.


Ecomusée de la Truffe

At 26 km from Périgueux

Among 40 species of truffles existing in the world, the most known and the most the appreciated are famous Tuber melanosporum, called also “truffle of Périgord” by the mycologists.
Paradise of the gourmands and the esthetes of all the countries, Sorges is a world reference for the amateurs of truffles and of trufficulture.

Considered from the beginning of the XIXth century at the gourmets of the whole world as the aromatic quality of its truffles and its country, Sorges dedicated in divine mushroom an Ecomuseum the visit of which is of a big interest.

Of this exceptional museum leave nature trails which cross the truffle and allow the visitor greenhorn to approach the truffle, this mystery of the nature which fascinates us and delights our senses.

Aquarium du Périgord Noir

At 47 km from Périgueux

On 4 000 m ² discover 66 ponds and more than 3 million liters of water welcoming more than 6000 fishes !


At Périgueux

Designed by the famous contemporary architect Jean Nouvel, it protects the vestiges of a rich Gallo-Roman house and emphasizes the antique magnificent collections.
Glass walls and mezzanines of the museum offer a perspective on vestiges.

Golf course of Périgueux

At Périgueux

Cathédrale de Saint-Front

At Périgueux

Grotte de Lascaux

At 66 km from Périgueux

Château des Milandes

At 70 km from Périgueux


Gouffre de Proumeyssac

At 55 km from Périgueux

Grotte de Maxange

At 58 km from Périgueux


Les jardins de Marqueyssac

At 72 km from Périgueux

Les jardins de Marqueyssac

Office de Tourisme de Périgueux