Château de Castelnaud
La Roque-Gageac, the ideal holiday destination!
Dreaming of an outdoor holiday surrounded by exceptional heritage to explore? Come camping with Sandaya and discover the sumptuous landscapes of the Périgord! Not far from Sarlat, the famous village of La Roque-Gageac is as iconic as it is picturesque, nestling between towering cliffs and the waters of the Dordogne. It’s hardly surprising then that this is one of the “most beautiful villages of France”! Load up the campervan or pack up the tent and head off for adventure in the enchanting narrow streets of La Roque-Gageac.
Amidst the lush green countryside of the Périgord, your campsite near La Roque-Gageac offers the ideal opportunity to combine endless bathing, relaxation and leisure. After a cosy night under the canvas of your tent, in your campervan or in one of our upmarket cottages, enjoy a holiday doing exactly what you love best: diving into the covered and heated swimming pool, competing in outdoor sports tournaments, discovering the gastronomy of the Périgord... And as for the kids, they’ll be busy making a host of new friends in the playgrounds or the free mini clubs!
Visit La Roque-Gageac with the family
Manor houses, châteaux, ramparts... In La Roque-Gageac the children will be plunged into the very heart of the Middle Ages ready to live an epic adventure! And, to make their journey back through time as large as life and twice as real, how about a truly unique visit with all the family? Head off on the trail of the secrets of La Roque-Gageac with a guided tour brimming with passion and mystery!
In search of something more refreshing? Grab your paddle for a fun canoe trip! At La Roque-Gageac, there are plenty of hire facilities that promise you a wonderful time all together. And if you still have a moment to spare before returning to the campsite, stop off at the famous Château de Castelnaud and make the adventure last even longer!
Visit La Roque-Gageac as a couple
Stretching for 472km, the valley of the Dordogne offers countless exceptional sites and La Roque-Gageac is very definitely one of them. Indeed, it’s from down on the water that the town is at its most beautiful! So why not treat yourselves to a romantic boat trip aboard a traditional gabarre? Totally charming and wonderfully quirky, the voyage will reveal all the hidden secrets and captivating tales this village steeped in history has to offer.
Once back on dry land, take time out to wander the narrow alleyways of La Roque-Gageac. Facing due south, the village enjoys such an exceptional microclimate that it gave rise to a tropical garden, free to visit all year round. So come and take a journey to the far side of the world as you breathe in the wonderful fragrance of the palm, fig and banana trees.
Camping La Roque-Gageac: our handy tips for a successful stay
Leading on from the tropical garden, the bamboo forest in La Roque-Gageac is ideal for an exotic stroll in the shade!
A good head for heights? Live an unforgettable experience aboard a hot-air balloon as you float high over the Dordogne!
Foie gras, strawberries, Bergerac wine... Settle yourself comfortably on the riverbank to enjoy a picnic that’s 100% Périgord.
Don’t leave without a souvenir photo of the sublime Manoir de Tarde whose tower dominates the heart of the village!