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Perigord Vert | the green Dordogne

Boussenat is located in the Perigord Limousin Natural Park within the Perigord Vert region of the Dordogne. An area distinguished by its rolling green hills and pine trees. The Dordogne is known for its cuisine, vineyards, natural beauty and tranquility. The vast forests offer lots of opportunities for hiking and cycling, and the many rivers are made for canoeing and fishing. The area offers lots places of historic interest, here are some suggestions as to where to spend your long summer evenings:

3 km

St. Jean de Cole

One of the most beautiful villages in France. Town square with castle and church. There is a flower fair every year

7 km


Traditional French village, regional center. Weekly market, cattle market. In Thivier you find all the amenities you need.

10 km


Also called "Venice of the Perigord". Lovely small town with lots of bars and restaurants, offering you the best the regional kitchen has to offer.

30 km


Capital of the Dordogne with lots of historical sites dating back as far as to the Roman era. The place to go for shopping and having a romantic dinner


Airports with regular flights to the UK and Holland are in Limoges (70 km), Angouleme (77 km), Bergerac (90 km) or Bordeaux (160 km)


Both Angouleme and Bordeaux have regular TGV trains to Paris. In Thivier trains depart in the direction of Perigueux and Limoges. From Limoges there is an express train to Paris.