Private Tour of Eyrignac Manor Gardens in Salignac
Enjoy a private tour in the heart of the "Périgord Noir", between Sarlat and Lascaux Caves and discover 10 hectares of greenery sculptures. You will observe a unique example of Topiary art in France. Visit with your own private guide the 7 gardens and fully explore this wonderful 500-acre-forestry estate.
Meet your guide either in the morning or in the afternoon in Salignac to start your 1.3 hour private tour with your own private guide. Here at Eyrignac, you will find one of the best examples in France of the art of Topiary designated as one of the most beautiful gardens in France ("Plus Beaux Jardins de France").
In this 10ha site of sculpted plants between Lascaux and Sarlat, you can admire the delicate tapestry of the various shades of green that is box, yew, hornbeam and ivy.
Gaze at the purity of the white garden, the kitchen garden and all the flowers and fruits growing together in the new "Jardin des Sources" (Garden of Water Sources). Your guide will accompany you around the various parts of the garden to tell you all about their history. He will also explain each area's essential plants, the quality of the gardeners' work using the traditional skills of clipping by hand, and keeping the lawns in perfect condition.
You will appreciate to share the atmosphere of the family living in the Manor House in the heart of the gardens : 500 years of patrimony embellished and protected with love and care.
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability"
"The 2,5 and 4,5km botanical paths invite you to discover plants of the Périgord, their virtues and their use"
"Easily accessible, ideally shady, they will lead you to the contemplation of the surrounding hills from the orientation table overhanging the gardens"
"Nature, calm and discovery await you for a very special moment"
"Dogs on leads are welcome"
"Free parking also suitable for coaches"
"Immediate proximity to the fully accessible ticket office"
"Overlooking the green pathways of the garden, the restaurant welcomes you on a shady terrace or indoor for a lunch with local products and all day long for a drink, a pastry or an ice-cream under the sunshades.The restaurant provides a varied menu for every taste at lunchtime between 12 and 3 p.m. From 3 p.m., several gourmand snacks served on slates are proposed (not included)"
"Minimum age is 18 years"
"A minimum of 2 people per booking is required"
"Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers"
Hora de Inicio:
1st January to 31st March :
from 10:30am to 12:30am and from 2:30 pm to nightfall
1st to 30th April :
10am to 7pm
1st May to 30th September :
from 9.30am to 7pm
1st to 31th October :
from 10am to nightfall*
1st November to 31st December :
from 10.30 am to 12.30am
and from 2.30pm to nightfall
*Ticket office closes at 7pm
Duración: 1 Hour 18 Minutes
Lugar de comienzo:
Central place in Salignac
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.