The Perigord Vert, or Green Perigord, as mentioned by Jules Verne, is in the northern area of the Dordogne Department. This underestimated, green region is criss-crossed with numerous streams (Isle, Auvezere, Dronne), that follow the curvature of the hills and valleys.

  • Visits: castle of Puyguilhem, Boudeilles, and troglodyte habitats.
  • Brantome, the “Venice of the Dordogne”.
  • Varaignes Castle, Museum of the Slipper and the Weavers.
  • Nontron: One of the oldest flatwear and hand made knives institutions in France