La Roque Gageac

- Albi, Carcassonne and Dordogne -

La Roque Gageac 1

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2 : Introduction (Hotels etc.)
3 : Albi
4 : Najac
5 : Cordes Sur Ciel
6 : Bruniquel
7 : St Antonin Noble Val
8 : Gaillac Vineyard
9 : Castres
10 : Carcassonne
11 : St Cirq Lapopie
12 : Rocamadour
13 : Sarlat
14 : La Roque Gageac
15 : Cahors
16 : Guest Book:
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LA ROQUE-GAGEAC lies on one of the cingles (hairpin curves) of the Dordogne huddled on a cliff that drops vertically into the valley.

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The view from La Roque looking east into the Dordogne valley towards the village of Domme  (Right)

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Looking westward from the village centre.  (Above)

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The narrow streets are lined with houses constructed of local sandstone. (Left and Below)

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The medieval troglodyte fort is built into the cliff face and is accessible by a wooden staircase.  (Left and Above)

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The local church, situated high on the slope, is surrounded by old properties many with exotic gardens.  (Right and Below)












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