Bergerac is a beautiful tourist destination located in the Purple Perigord, next to the Dordogne river. Thanks to its numerous sites and the various activities it offers, the city of Bergerac attracts thousands of visitors every year who come to discover all its assets. Moreover, the city of Bergerac offers a clever mix of innumerable testimonies of the past and modernity. A modernity that is expressed through companies at the forefront of their technology, as well as in the many shows and exhibitions that take place each year. A past that is alive and well through the architecture of the houses and alleys of the old town that you will have the pleasure of discovering.
What to see and visit in Bergerac ?
The city of Bergerac has several sites to discover. To begin, you can visit the famous House of Bergerac wines. Located in an old house dating back to antiquity, it allows you to discover more than ten appellations from the surrounding vineyards.
Visit of the Museums of Bergerac
Your visit can then continue with the Tobacco Museum, a site where you will have all the information about tobacco and its culture. The information provided explores the culture from antiquity to the present day. Something to delight the most curious as well as the history lovers!
To satisfy your desire for cultural discovery, you can also visit the Costi Museum. This one explodes several collections of sculptures that have something to feed your curiosity.
Walk through Bergerac
The visit of Bergerac, cannot be done without passing by its historical center. During a stroll, you will have the opportunity to discover all the architectural splendors of the city. And for the more curious and the epicureans who have come to discover the land of the Purple Perigord, opt for a guided tour organized by the Tourist Office. As for self-guided tours, they can be done with the help of a leaflet and a mobile application (more information at the tourist office).
Sports activities in Bergerac in the Purple Perigord
During their visit to Bergerac, the more athletic or adventurous will be able to take advantage of a wide range of sports activities to do on site. From horseback riding or biking, to paddleboarding or canoeing, there is something for everyone!
If you are traveling with children and teenagers, they will certainly enjoy this getaway by joining the Aquapark, Trampoline park, Paint ball, Laser Games, Karting, etc. If you choose to visit with your family, the miniature port will be ideal for you. You will be able to spend moments of pleasure there. To walk there, you just have to take a boat.