Bastide and castles in guyenne

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DepartureMONFLANQUIN (47)
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In the heart of the south-west, located between Périgord and Quercy, the Guyennne region offers a lot of cultural and sporty activities and entertainment as well as  a great gastronomy.


Visits in Monflanquin

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The village of Monflanquin: Looming over the valley reminding Tuscany, the village of Monflanquin is inviting. It was created in 1252 by Alphone of Poitiers, Count of Toulouse and Saint Louis 's brother.

The fortified castle of Gavaudun is a mjor historical site of the Agen region. The 70 m high dungeon is impressive and has 6 floors reminding cathar castles. Located at the entrance of the Lede valley, it used to control the main road linking Perigord to Agen.


Accommodation nearby

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Hôtel Restaurant du Lac

  • Villereal
  • 05 53 36 01 39
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Village des Cigales

  • Mauroux
  • 05 65 36 49 01
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Camping les Nauves

  • Belves
  • 05 53 29 12 64
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Hôtel Restaurant le Belvedère

  • Belves
  • 05 53 31 51 41

Visits nature

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The Lede Valley is a listed natural site since 1999. Steeps rocks, vineyards as well as many other beaturiful natural sites are part of the local landscape:

  •  Gavaudun castle
  •  Lacapelle-Biron
  •  Saint-Avit
  •  The caves
  •  The Romanesque church of Laurenque
  •  The vestiges of the Benedictine abbey

Accommodation nearby

hotel-restaurant-du-lac villereal

Hôtel Restaurant du Lac

  • Villereal
  • 05 53 36 01 39
village-des-cigales mauroux

Village des Cigales

  • Mauroux
  • 05 65 36 49 01
camping-les-nauves belves

Camping les Nauves

  • Belves
  • 05 53 29 12 64
hotel-restaurant-le-belvedere belves

Hôtel Restaurant le Belvedère

  • Belves
  • 05 53 31 51 41

Discover the mill of the Cros

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In the mill of the Cros, one can discover how the water mill dating from the 16th and 17th century, works.

The tour is about the history of bread  and cereals set up in a real traditional bakery.


Accommodation nearby

hotel-restaurant-du-lac villereal

Hôtel Restaurant du Lac

  • Villereal
  • 05 53 36 01 39
village-des-cigales mauroux

Village des Cigales

  • Mauroux
  • 05 65 36 49 01
camping-les-nauves belves

Camping les Nauves

  • Belves
  • 05 53 29 12 64
hotel-restaurant-le-belvedere belves

Hôtel Restaurant le Belvedère

  • Belves
  • 05 53 31 51 41



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