Jardins de Marqueyssac - Belvédère de la Dordogne

Parcs et jardins

Company name: 
Jardins de Marqueyssac - Belvédère de la Dordogne
24220
Vezac
Phone. 
+33 5 53 31 36 36
Fax: 
+33 5 53 31 36 30

Description

The Gardens of Marqueyssac : the greatest views of the Périgord …
It is the most visited garden of the Périgord. A listed site, the romantic and picturesque gardens of Marqueyssac offer more than six kilometers of shaded paths bordered by 150000 hand-pruned box trees a hundred years old, the whole embellished with belvederes, waterways, rockeries and grassy clearings.
The Belvedere, at 130 meters above the river, gives an exceptional view of the Dordogne valley with its castles and some of the most beautiful villages of France. Playgrounds, swings and huts. Workshop of the woodworker during the season.
Dioramas on Perigord’s wildlife. Gift shop and bookstore. Tearoom and restaurant with a panoramic terrace from April to November.

OPEN EVERYDAY, ALL THE YEAR LONG.

ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR 2018 : 

  • The great easter egg hunt : on Sunday 1st and on Monday 2nd of April 2018 in the afternoon
  • The wood turner shop : from April to October
  • Via ferrata : from the 16th of April 2018 to the 4th of November 2018 according to schedule. Please contact us. Everyday in July and Augut, from 9.30am to 12.30pm and from 2.30pm to 5.30pm
  • Meeting in gardens : on Sunday 3rd of June 2018. Candlelight Night from 7pm to midnight on Saturday evening 2nd of June 2018
  • Art & crafts workshop "Curious of nature" : on easter holidays, Pentecost Sunday and Monday, everyday in July and August, everyday on All Saint's Day holiday
  • Marqueyssac ’s Candlelight Night : every Thursday evening, two thousand candles are placed throughout the gardens and more than 150 sources of light outline the cliff walk and falls

Services

Services: 
Interactive terminal
Shop
Games area
Equipments: 
Picnic area
Bar cafeteria tea room
Restaurant
Activities: 
Specific themed events
Workshop for children
Temporary exhibitions
Sound and Light
Access for people with reduced mobility 
Pets Allowed 
Animals with Conditions 
Conditions for animals: 
Les chiens sont autorisés en laisse.
Spoken languages: 
French
German
English
Spanish
Dutch

Rates

Rates: 
Individuals :
- adults : 9,80 €
- children (from 10 to 17 years old) : 4,90 €
- Candlelight night, adults : 15 €
- Candlelight night, children (from 10 to 17 years old) : 7,50 €
- children (- 10 years old) : free
Groups (from 20 pers) :
- adults : 7 €
- children : from 3 € to 3,60 €
Twin ticket :
- Twin ticket with Castelnaud Castle, adults : 18 €
- Twin ticket with Castelnaud Castle, children (from 10 to 17 years old) : 9 €
- children (- 10 years old) : free
Opening: 
From 01/01/2018 to 31/12/2018

OPENING PERIOD

Feb, March and from oct. to nov,11. : 10 am-6 pm
April, may, june and september : 10am-7 pm
July, august : 9 am-8 pm (Candlelight every thursday from 7 pm to midnight)
From nov,12 to end of january. : 2 pm-5 pm.

Last entrance 1 hour before closing

DURATION Free visit from 1h to 1h30
 
 
Means of payment: 
Payment cards
Cheques and postal orders
Chèques Vacances
Cash
Siret number: 
40129143000023
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