Hotels in Champagnac-de-Belair

Champagnac-de-Belair Details

Champagnac-de-Belair is one of the many picturesque villages situated in the Green part of the Dordogne region of southwestern France, famous for its magnificent countryside, historical places, and fine wines and cuisine. Begin your getaway by checking into a Champagnac-de-Belair hotel and walking or biking around the village and its outskirts to enjoy the breathtaking landscape. Canoeing, horseback riding, and fishing are readily available for your outdoor enjoyment.When it’s time for sightseeing, you will want to visit the historic chateaux nearby. Among them is the sixteenth-century Chateau de Puyguilhem near Villars, which is an exquisite example of Renaissance architecture and includes furnishings of the period. Another is the twelfth-century Chateau de la Marthonie located in the tiny village of Saint-Jean-de-Cole, known as the most beautiful village in France. The area surrounding Champagnac-de-Belair has many points of interest in addition to its magnificent chateaux. Thiviers, near Saint-Jean-de-Cole, is known for its history of faience production and its status as the foi-gras capital of the region. Your stay in this part of the Dordogne must also include Grotte de Villars with its magnificent cave formations and prehistoric cave paintings, and Brantome with its eleventh century abbey, fine restaurants and shops, and a popular weekly market. When planning your stay, check with for great deals on hotels in Champagnac-de-Belair and discount hotels nearby. Because public transportation in the region is limited, plan to travel by car, bike, or foot once you arrive in this quaint and quiet destination.