The Castelnaud castle, only 4 km from 3-star campsite Bel Ombrage, dominates the friendly valley of the Céou with the river winding its way through poplars, willows and walnut trees before flowing into the Dordogne.
Bel Ombrage is conveniently located near the beautiful medieval town of Sarlat, the charming villages Domme, Beynac, La Roque-Gageac, Les Milandes, Castelnaud la Chapelle with their splendid castles, Les Eyzies, the world capital of prehistory, the famous Lascaux caves, the garden of Marqueyssac with a breathtaking view across the valley…
But also boat and canoe trips on the Dordogne, often ending in a cheerful and memorable bath in the river.
Sport enthusiasts will enjoy climbing the cliffs overlooking the Céou valley, well equipped for both beginners and experienced climbers… The newly created ‘greenway’ path links Castelnaud-la-Chapelle with its famous medieval castle to Bouzic, about 15 km away. Bikes can be rented and delivered to the campsite. The wide range of canoe trips enables you to discover the natural landscape of the Céou and Dordogne valleys, offering a different view on the many castles that adorn its banks.
Coming to Bel Ombrage also gives you the opportunity to taste the many dishes of our beautiful region. The Dordogne is renowned for its good food and gastronomy. You’ll be delighted by the regional products of the many markets in our villages.
And in the restaurants you can taste all their specialties: potted duck, pork conserve, mushroom omelettes, ‘foie gras’, potatoes ‘sarladaise’, walnut cakes.