Summer Fun in Pays Ribéracois

Are you still wondering where  to spend your holiday? Why don’t you try the  “Pays Ribéracois/Val de Dronne” ?

Located on the borders of Charentes, it is situated on the west south side of Périgord Vert.

During your visit, you’ll drive through mosaics of beautiful rolling landscape, hills planted with trees, flat cereal fields,ploughed  farmland, and so much more.  You’ll marvel at the timeless Double forest and its wild ponds and admire the Dronne River of which Elysee Reclus used to describe as « the most beautiful river in France. »


Nature is everywhere in this part of Dordogne and many outdoors activities are on offer : tree-climbing, long walks through the countryside, canoeing, horse-riding, … There’s plenty to do for a healthy holiday with outdoors activities.

In addition to admiring beautiful  landscape, you’ll be touched by charming centuries’ old traditional architecture. While visiting roman churches, you’ll notice  their elegant  lines and, sometimes, picturesque graphic details.

France is world famous for its summer  festivals and this part of Dordogne is not short of entertainment. Top performance from  famous artists during the Grand Souk in La Jemaye  every year draws large amount of people. Many  festive occasions will be on offer throughout  the summer season  and you’ll be able to  enjoy local cultural events and sample our joie de vivre, making this a holiday to remember.

Below, the summer bulletin with Pays Ribéracois’s latest info.

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