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Pays-de-Belvès

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Dordogne

Pays-de-Belvès - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Dordogne
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Medieval city of the 11th century, Belvès is perched on a rocky outcrop. Also called the village to the 7 towers or "City of the Pope", this village has retained its authenticity and its natural charm. Qualities that earned him today to be among the "Most Beautiful Villages of France" and the Stations Vertes de Vacances.

Geographical information

MunicipalityPays-de-Belvès
Postcode24170
Tourism labels
Latitude44.7774230 (N 44° 46’ 39”)
Longitude1.0054320 (E 1° 0’ 20”)
AltitudeFrom 82m to 288m
Surface area30.72 km²
Population1574 inhabitants
Density51 inhabitants/km²
PrefecturePérigueux (64 km, 1h12)
Insee code24035
IntercommunalityCC Vallée de la Dordogne et Forêt Bessède
DepartmentDordogne
RegionAquitaine

Nearest cities & towns

Monplaisant2 km (5 min)
Saint-Pardoux-et-Vielvic2.5 km (4 min)
Sagelat2.6 km (6 min)
Siorac-en-Périgord6 km (7 min)
Larzac6.5 km (8 min)
Saint-Germain-de-Belvès7 km (14 min)
Urval7.3 km (11 min)
Carves7.6 km (13 min)
Sainte-Foy-de-Belvès8.3 km (14 min)
Coux-et-Bigaroque-Mouzens8.8 km (9 min)
Grives9.4 km (13 min)
Bouillac9.6 km (14 min)
Doissat10.6 km (14 min)
Marnac10.8 km (14 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres
Monuments
Transport

Events and festivities

Photos

Belvès of the castle
Belvès of the castle
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of the town of Belvès
of the town of Belvès
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The hall of the fifteenth century
The hall of the fifteenth century
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The Mayor
The Mayor
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Hotel of the village
Hotel of the village
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The Notre Dame
The Notre Dame
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Gothic House
Gothic House
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View Belvès
View Belvès
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Hospital Tour
Hospital Tour
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Murals of church
Murals of church
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porch of the fortified city entrance
porch of the fortified city entrance
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cave dwellings of Belvès
cave dwellings of Belvès
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medieval Tower
medieval Tower
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the Notre Dame
the Notre Dame
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Inside the Notre-Dame church
Inside the Notre-Dame church
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church Inside Notre Dame
church Inside Notre Dame
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Inside the church Notre Dame
Inside the church Notre Dame
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Interior of Notre Dame
Interior of Notre Dame
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the War memorial
the War memorial
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the village
the village
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Maiden flight and microlight lessons
Sports sensations45 € to 159 € Pays-de-Belvès
Visit an Impressionist painter’s studio
Arts and CraftsFreeBeynac-et-Cazenac (12.8 km)
Guided tour of a truffle wood in Périgord
Local flavours6 € to 10 € Saint-Cyprien (13.5 km)
Horse rides and lessons in Black Périgord
Nature and the great outdoors6 € to 59 € Campagne (14.6 km)
Hire a canoe or kayak in the Vézère Valley
Sports sensations15 € to 22 € Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil (18.1 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Between walled towns and abbeys
HikeEasy5h00Saint-Avit-Sénieur (14.8 km)
Loop Limeuil
HikeIntermediate4h30Limeuil (14.9 km)
Beaumont, Town Mill circuit
HikeEasy1h00Beaumontois-en-Périgord (18.8 km)
Around the fortified town of Montcabrier
HikeEasy1h30Montcabrier (27 km)
Balade N°1 de la Cité Médiévale de Gourdon
HikeEasy20 minGourdon (30 km)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels