Discover the troglodyte fort. After climbing 140 steps, you will be rewarded with a majestic view of the Dordogne, with the Château de Castelnaud and the Domme fortifications in the background. Although it was partially damaged in 2010, major renovation works enabled its re-discovery in 2020, thus modern architecture and medieval remains have been harmoniously combined.
The exotic garden and its bamboo forest
La Roque-Gageac is a surprising village. Enjoy the particularity by visiting the exotic Gérard Dorin garden where luxuriant vegetation blossoms with: oleanders, lemon trees, orange trees, palm trees and banana trees. Nearby, the Bamboo Forest, a 5-hectare bamboo garden, offers an open and free visit with stone benches for you to relax in the shade.
Explore the alleyways of La Roque-Gageac. In addition to the magnificent ancient houses, you will discover these jewels: the Notre-Dame Church and the Manoir de Tarde. Enjoy pleasant summer evenings to prolong your stay up until nightfall when the village dons a golden glow. The sunset and the nocturnal illuminations create a magical atmosphere.