Attractions & guided tours

Rocamadour and Saint Cirq Lapopie full day private tour from Sarlat

Sarlat La Caneda, France
Free cancellation
Language : English, French
Mobile voucher accepted
Validity: Duration upto 9 Hours
What to expect

Start your small group private full day tour with pick-up from your centrally located hotel or accommodation in Sarlat la Caneda. You'll meet your driver-guide who will go over the program and itinerary of the day as you begin to make your way to the Unesco World Heritage site of Rocamadour and the Quercy region of France.Depart for the pilgrimage and fortress village of Rocamadour, renowned for its historical monuments and its sanctuary of the Blessed Virgin Mary then follow your guide as you stroll through the streets of the medieval village. You'll reach the steps that will take you to the village center where the church square is located, Place St Amadour, surrounded by its 7 sanctuaries. The 216 or so steps that make up the Great Staircase takes you from the lower part of town to the religious complex.Upon arrival, your guide will introduce you to the sanctuary where you can visit the renowned Notre Dame Chapel, part of an extraordinary 13th-century chapel complex. Hanging from the ceiling are a number of ship models, given by thankful survivors that were saved from shipwrecks by calling upon the Black Madonna.Facing Notre Dame chapel, you'll be able to admire the beautiful frescoes, that represent the Annunciation and Visitation, that date back to the 12th century. Afterwards you'll have some free time to discover the village on your own then you'll continue your tour to the small village of St Cirq Lapopie.Upon arrival, follow your guide for a short walk in the historic part of the village. Most of the houses that you will see date back to the 13th - 16th century. Enjoy some free time in this wonderful village before you begin your journey back to Sarlat where the tour ends.

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