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Where is the Dordogne Valley in France?

By: Israel CagampanUpdated: February 07, 2021

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Dordogne
Dordogne Dordonha (Occitan)
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Prefecture Périgueux
Subprefectures Bergerac Nontron Sarlat-la-Canéda

Similarly, what is Dordogne known for?

The heart of the "Dordogne" area is, naturally, the department of the Dordogne, centered on its capital Perigueux: the French tend to refer to this area not as "la Dordogne" but as "le Périgord", and in France the area is most famous for its gourmet delights, notably paté de foie gras, walnuts and truffles.

Beside above, how far is Dordogne from Paris?

How far is it from Paris to Dordogne? The distance between Paris and Dordogne is 432 km. The road distance is 547.5 km.

Where do you fly to for the Dordogne?

By Air. The nearest airport is Bergerac, 8km away. Ryanair fly from London Stansted, Liverpool and East Midlands to Bergerac whilst Flybe fly from Southampton, Bristol and Birmingham. British Airways fly from London Gatwick to Bordeaux (Merignac), 1 to 1.5 hours away by car or rail .