Ferme de Tayac

Hiking Trails from Ferme de Tayac

The historic and beautiful 12th century B&B Ferme de Tayac has been busy adding some fantastic local hiking trails that start and end at their door.     These loops vary from 1 hour to 6 hours, some follow marked trails and others follow un-marked…

Going Underground

Going Underground

Going Underground is not to be missed, it’s an adventure of a lifetime and includes sections of Walking Dordogne’s Ode to the Neanderthal and /or In the footsteps of the Mammoth . Going Underground is a “High Cave” that takes a bit of climbing to reach…

Hells Gorge

Hells Gorge

  History of  Hells Gorge   Although the area was used by our Prehistoric ancestors, it was the Romans that were convinced that  Hells Gorge was the entrance to Hell.    In 56 BC Publius Crassus, a lieutenant of Julius Caesar setup camp in what…

he Ring of Les Eyzies

The Ring of Les Eyzies

  Today Les Eyzies de Tayac is a quaint peaceful  touristy little village in the heart of the Vezere Valley, known for being the undisputed  Prehistoric Capital of the World. However, it has not always been like this…   A bit of history : Our Prehistoric…

ode to the Neanderthal

Ode to the Neanderthal

  Ode to the Neanderthal has been our most popular hike since we launched it about 5 ago. This hike offers everything Prehistoric you could wish for, such as caves, caves, shelters, caves, troglodytes and caves and did I mention caves?   Ode to the Neanderthal…