6 days

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Summary

Famed for its caves, the Dordogne Valley has some of the earliest and finest examples of prehistoric cave art. That’s not all, on this trip to rural France you’ll discover picturesque villages, sensational cuisine and a wealth of history.

Vividly brought to life in ochre and charcoal are wild animals and human figures up to 30,000 years old. Our Guide Lecturer's tell the story of the art, its discovery and what is known of the people who created it. We will see some of the world famous rock art sites – taking you as close as it is possible to get to the lives of our most remote Ice Age ancestors.

Tour highlights:

  • Discover images from the world-famous painted cave of Lascaux at the new Interpretation Centre, Lascaux IV
  • Enjoy a tour led by our experts in rock art and the archaeology of the last Ice Age
  • View the UNESCO-listed cave system at Grotte de Rouffignac
  • Admire the beautiful French landscapes and enjoy the regional cuisine on this tour

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Meet your Experts

Expert guides, whenever you travel

We are proud of our team of expert guide lecturers. Whenever you travel, your guide lecturer will be on hand to answer questions, tell stories and deliver insights to make your trip truely remarkable.

Dr Rob Dinnis

Guide Lecturer

Dr Rob Dinnis is an expert on the Palaeolithic, and particularly the archaeology of the last Ice Age.

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Yamina Labed

Tour Manager

Travel is in Yamina's blood, discovering and experiencing the differences in culture and habits is what she loves the most. Yamina speaks both French and English fluently and she is currently learning Spanish.

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Tour dates & prices

Included in your cost:

  • Expert Guide Lecturer
  • Professional Tour Manager
  • Local travel aboard a private air-conditioned coach
  • Meals as per the itinerary, wine and tea or coffee with dinner
  • Accommodation
  • Entries to all sites as per the itinerary
  • All taxes & gratuities
  • Field notes
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2 June 2020 ADOR200602 2 June 2020 (Tuesday) 7 June 2020 (Sunday) Dr Paul Bahn Tina Cresswell £2,295
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8 September 2020 ADOR200908 8 September 2020 (Tuesday) 13 September 2020 (Sunday) Dr Rob Dinnis Yamina Labed £2,195
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15 September 2020 ADOR200915 15 September 2020 (Tuesday) 20 September 2020 (Sunday) Dr Rob Dinnis £2,195
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