Head of Canton, Vayrac nearly 1350 inhabitants, who call Vayracoises and Vayracois.
Vayrac has the Gallic oppidum of Puy d' Issolud which beheld the battle of Uxellodunum in 51 BC
Julius Caesar himself came here to defeat a few thousand rebel Gauls post Alesia ( see the museum on the town hall square ).
During World War II, a number of works from the Louvre Museum were hidden in a barn and a house to Vayrac.
Vayrac is in Lotoise part of the valley of the Dordogne, ranked Great Sites of Midi -Pyrénées and World Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO.