Dordogne Nontron Gites

Local Area Information


Perigord Vert as its aptly named has soo much to offer in terms of diversity. Rich landscapes,National parks,hundreds of kilometres of walks,cycle routes and bridal paths.Many places of historic and natural beauty,all within easy reach..Located 5 minutes drive from both Nontron and St Pardoux La Riviere and a further fifteen minutes to the medieval town of Brantome (little venice of the south west classed as one of 'les Plux Beaux Detours' in France.) with its stunning architecture, gastronomique restaurants and Benedictine Abbey.

Throughout the year, there are fêtes and events to celebrate everything imaginable,

jazz, salt, flowers, onions, garlic, cheese,cepes,chestnuts even the famous Nontron knives where thousands gather fromsveral continents!

Any excuse to throw a fete and celebrate the good things inlife, that's the Perigord way!!.

Fifty minutes to Limoge.Forty minutes to both Angouleme and Perigueux,the cultural and Gastronomic capital of the Dordogne.Sarlat Le Canada to the east and Bordeaux to the west are lovely day trips and reachable within 2 hours.An ideal location to discover the Aquitaine and Dordogne regions.

All you would want in a holiday is on your doorstep at Le Puy be it exciting or "tranquille"  the choice is all yours....