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Things to do

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Hiking and Cycling

This is a great area for walking, hiking and cycling. Bicycle hire is also available. There are many tracks around the area and all the routes are covered by the IGN maps, local area maps are 2136ET and 2036ET. Unsure of the best local places to
go, we provide information on special local walks taking in countryside, views and historical features.


Rivers & Lakes
canoeing Lot

The Dordogne River is a wonderful place for canoeing, trips can be taken of various lengths, also there are many beaches along the river which are ideal for swimming and sunbathing. Also the Lac du Causse near Brive is a beautiful area for walking, swimming and watersports activities. There is also a local open air swimming pool in Souillac and a water park.

Horse Riding & more
paragliding Lot

Fishing is very good on the Dordogne River, and fishing permits can be obtained easily. Other activities are paragliding as tandem or solo with the local school. Horse riding treks or hot air ballooning over the Dordogne Valley.