To commemorate the landmark opening of the International Centre of Parietal Art Lascaux, we are offering groups an unforgettable cultural 3 day mini break discovering Black Perigord in Southwest France. You will stay at an exclusive 4*hotel in the heart of the medieval town of Sarlat-la-Canéda, capital of Black Perigord. This is an ideal location to discover this amazing town, richly steeped in history and art, together with its neighbouring visitor attractions.
Group tariff from 215,00€ per person 3 days / 2 nights in a 4*Hotel
Based on 20 persons / twin rooms
All meals and drinks included
Coach driver – no charge
Visit the following must see sites in the region:
Arrive late afternoon.
Check in to the Grand Hotel, Sarlat: You will appreciate the contemporary elegance of this hotel with its antique furniture and sumptious colourful fabrics. Access to the indoor heated swimming pool, sauna, fitness and spa room.
Dinner at a restaurant in Sarlat.
Visit to Milandes Castle : the evocation of one of the most famous women of the 20th century, a visit around the castle’s grand renaissance of the modern French Garden and an unforgettable bird of prey display.
Your visit will begin with a comprehensive introduction by one of our guides to the history of Milandes castle and its illustrious former owner, Josephine Baker (20 mins). You will then be able to submerge yourself into the extraordinary life of this amazing woman. On your journey through this remarkable reconstitution of her life, you will discover all aspects of Josephine Baker, Music-hall artiste, Militant, Resistant and generous mother (Free flow visit to the castle interior).
Following your visit around the castle our falconers will present their birds during a spectacular bird of prey display featuring: Eagle Owls, Great grey owls, Laner falcons and Bald eagles; In all, a dozen species of birds will be presented to you in this enchanting setting!
The programme ends with a visit to the castle’s grand renaissance of the modern French garden. Enjoy a leisurely stroll around the numerous waterfalls and different plant designs.
Lunch at Milandes Castle brasserie.
Our team of chefs at the castle brasserie have had the pleasure in creating a menu for you using local produce and typically Perigourdine:
Apéritif : Nut wine liqueur, Warm duck gizzard salad, Cured duck leg served with sarladaise potatoes (sauteed in garlic & parsley), Cabécou (goat’s cheese), Apple & walnut gateau, ¼ carafe AOC Bergerac wine, coffee.
Guided tour around the Grand Roc caves : Magnificent captivating cliff overlooking the Vézère, this natural masterpiece offers an array of crystallizations famous for their diversity.
Free evening, dinner in restaurant of your choice.
Guided tour of the amazing new International Parietal Art Centre Lascaux : Enter into the immersive experience of the new International Centre of Parietal Art. An exceptional visit to these reproduced caves, a dedication to human history using screen scenography.
Lunch at Cafe Lascaux or Côté Jardins Restaurant at Eyrignac gardens.
Guided tour of Eyrignac gardens : These gardens have been owned by the same family for around 500 years, sculptured gardens alongside interspersing flower gardens presents a unique collection of the traditional “French Garden” and “Country Garden” in one.
Other cultural sites and activities are possible to create a tailor-made break.
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