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9 DAY EUROPEAN SUPER BREAKS
Highlights of the
9 DAY ADVENTURES
ugged, majestic mountain scenery,
complimented by pretty flower filled
villages, historic castles, beautiful
rivers and subterranean worlds. Acklams
Holidays welcomes you to the Dordogne...
Fri 12 March
Fri 16 April
Fri 21 May
Witness the Gouffre de Padirac, one of the
largest chasms in Europe. We take you to explore
subterranean caves and rivers of pristine
turquoise water. It’s another world!
Best Western Le Pint D’or, Figeac
Located in the heart of the historical town of Figeac,
overlooking river Célé, The Best Western Le Pont
d'Or, enjoys a typical Quercy atmosphere in an
Hotel Features: All bedrooms with en-suite
facilities, Television with Satellite, Free Wi-Fi,
Swimming pool (in season), Fitness Centre, Sauna,
Billiard room, Bar, Restaurant,
Pretty Cahors, with its narrow streets and its
delightful architecture and the historic Valentré
bridge built in the 14th century is today a
UNESCO World Heritage Site. Sit back with a
glass of local wine in a pavement cafe and enjoy
a perfect view of the Valentré Bridge from the
The cliff side village of Saint-Cirq-Lapopie is
among the most remarkable sights in France.
Perched high on the edge of the cliff face the
beautiful flower-filled narrow streets of the
village are lined with craft workshops and art
Sarlat-la-Canéda is home to one of the
Dordogne’s best markets and on market day the
pretty town square will be a sea of activity selling
local produce and gifts from the area. Explore the
nearby streets to discover many delights.
The pretty village of Beynac spreads along the
northern bank of the Dordogne river. Guarded
by its castle, the quaint village lanes wind
towards the village square with its traditional
white and yellow stone buildings.
Our fully guided boat trip along the River
Dordogne, reveals castles and wonderful
landscapes that provide a highpoint to the
Historic Domme is entered by an impressive
fortified gate, with huge towers either side of the
entrance which once housed Templar prisoners
during the 14th century. Such history combined
with pleasant shops and cafes ensure Domme
lives long in your memory.
£669 Fri 3 September
£689 Fri 8 October
9 days: 8 nights
4 Coach travel throughout
4 Reserved seating
4 2 overnight stays in the Paris area on a
bed and breakfast basis
6 nights' dinner, bed and breakfast
at the Best Western Le Pint D’or, Figeac
All bedrooms with en-suite facilities
Included visit to Gouffre de Padirac Caves
Enjoy a visit to Cahors
Time to explore Saint-Cirq-Lapopie
Discover delightful Sarlat-la-Canéda Market
Included visit to Beynac-et-Cazenac
Savour the beauty of Domme
Included boat trip at La Roque-Gageac
After departure from your pickup point,
we make our way over the channel to
the Paris area to our overnight hotel.
We carry on through France with suitable
stops making our way to our hotel.
We head for our trip to the Gouffre de Padirac
We make our way to Cahors before making our
way to Saint-Cirq-Lapopie for the rest of the day.
We give you a day of leisure today to explore the
resort and have a relaxing day.
Today we head for Sarlat-la-Canéda for the weekly
market, then make our second stop of the day at
We take a cruise on the Dordogne river today
before spending the rest of the day in Domme.
We make our way back to the overnight hotel in
the Paris area.
We head to the UK, with suitable stops en-route,
before returning to our drop off points.
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