What to do in the Dordogne Valley?

Take the time !
Take the Time to discover breathtaking landscapes in the heart of unspoilt nature along the many hiking trails.
Take the time to visit all the small villages and sometimes go back in time by visiting sites steeped in history.
Take the time to understand the subterranean worlds by walking through the many cavities and chasms.
Take the time to get on your bike and ride through the landscapes of the Causse.
Take the time to revel in the local gastronomy.
Take the time to meet the local population, generous, authentic, and so friendly.

You won't get bored in the Dordogne Valley !

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 If the weather is good (it's very often the case)!

Hiking :
Numerous hiking trails start from the mill but also from the nearby villages. We are at your disposal to give you information on the different routes, their routes, their difficulties and our favourites.

Canoe / Kayak :
Several leisure centres are located less than 10 minutes from the Moulin du Boisset and offer you different routes down the Dordogne.
We recommend SAFARAID Dordogne. It is a professional and dynamic team. 
More info. 

Golf :
Golf de Montal at 25 mn from the Moulin du Boisset. 
More info.
Golf de Souillac at 25 mn from the Moulin du Boisset. 
More info.

Hot-air balloon :
A unique way to discover Rocamadour! Take-off from the bottom of the canyon, facing the site. Flight over the houses clinging to the cliff and the limestone moors.
An unforgettable experience! 
More info. 

ULM :
Discover the Dordogne valley from the sky and fly over Rocamadour: a real spectacle for the eyes.

Caving, climbing :
The Causse de Gramat is a paradise for underground adventures with its numerous caves, chasms, underground rivers and resurgences. Climbing is practised on more and more cliffs.

Horse riding :
In the neighbourhood, several equestrian centres offer you their activities.

Fishing :
The Dordogne is full of little corners where you can practise your favourite sport.

Cycling :
You can also discover all the beauty of the region, by bike or mountain bike, along the roads or hiking trails such as the one to Santiago de Compostela.

 If it's cloudy (it can happen)!

Visit of caves and chasms :
There is of course the most famous, the Abyss of Padirac. Not to be missed. 
More info.
But also the caves of Lacave, close to the Moulin du Boisset neighbourhood. In addition to the numerous underground lakes and concretions, these are equipped with a remarkable light scenography. More info.

Visit of castles :
One medieval, the Chateau de Castelnau-Bretenoux, one of the most imposing fortresses in the region. 
More info..
The other renaissance, the Chateau de Montal, with its magnificent facade and French garden. More info.

Farm visit :
The best known is the Borie d'Imbert near Rocamadour where you can watch the milking of the goats almost every day and then shop for local products in the shop. 
More info.
Reptiland :
An incredible and very important collection of reptiles to discover. Plus d’info.

Museums :
The Jean Lurçat Museum in Saint-Laurent-les-Tours, home and workshop of the famous upholsterer, recognised as the great craftsman of the revival of 20th century tapestry.
 More info.

The Automaton Museum in Souillac, which with its 300 automatons and mechanical toys is the largest in Europe. More info.

The interactive map below will allow you to visualise all the main activities close to the mill, which you can discover or practise.
The first circle represents a perimeter of 30 km while the second is 50 km.
You can click on each icon for more information.