Experience the authentic provincial character of Dordogne for one full week in Sarlat-la-Canéda, one of the most beautiful and well-preserved mediaeval villages in France. Stay in the family-owned PLAZA MADELEINE HÔTEL, formerly a grand 19th-century townhouse. Discover the region’s charming villages, mediaeval castles and prehistoric treasures through specially arranged excursions and cultural enrichments—the mediaeval pilgrimage site of Rocamadour and the fascinating prehistoric cave paintings of Rouffignac and Cap Blanc, all UNESCO World Heritage sites; the perfect replica cave art in Lascaux II; a specially arranged performance of French folk music and dance; Sarlat’s famous open-air market; the English-style Gardens of Eyrignac; a specially arranged gabare cruise on the Dordogne River; and the exclusive VILLAGE FORUM™ with a local resident who will share candid insights into daily life in Dordogne. Complement your exploration of France’s rich culture with the two-night Bordeaux Pre-Program Option, featuring an excursion into St. Emilion, one of France’s world-famous wine regions and a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Tour Operator: Thomas P Gohagan & Co
Tour Dates: May 16 - 24, 2013
Early Booking Deadline: October 29, 2012
Tour Cost: $3,270 USD per person, based on double occupancy
Activity Level: Moderate
PDF version of the brochure coming soon
Reservations: Call the Queen's Alumni Travel office at 1-800-267-7837 or Gohagan at 1-800-922-3088