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Ophorus Sarlat Day Tours

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Address: 30 Avenue Thiers, 24200 Sarlat-la-Caneda, France
Phone Number: 0033 633 051 009
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Description: Your day trip and excursion specialist in Sarlat. All our tours take place...
Your day trip and excursion specialist in Sarlat. All our tours take place on board comfortable and recent minivans and all tours are conducted by English speaking driver guides. Our destinations include Lascaux caves, Rocamadour, St Cirq Lapopie and many more...
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Beautiful Dordogne region !!!!

Took the 1/2 day tour of '' the Villages of the Dordogne '' recently in June 2015 whilst staying 3 days in Sarlat , highlights of the tour included the village of Domme , visit to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 8, 2015
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Sydney, Australia
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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Took the 1/2 day tour of '' the Villages of the Dordogne '' recently in June 2015 whilst staying 3 days in Sarlat , highlights of the tour included the village of Domme , visit to La Roque Gageac and the river boat cruise and finally to Beynac castle and waslk down to the village . This area of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

My sister and I were on a holiday in Sarlat from 11 - 16 June 2015. We are both above 60 so can be considered senior in age. We were not sure how we could see Sarlat on our own. Before we arrived in France, we did some homework on the internet to look for local Sarlat tours. We have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

We went on a full-day tour the Dordogne with Marion, an outstanding tour guide.She took us on a walking tour of Sarlat, a interesting, well- preserved medieval town. Then we went on an hour-long boat ride on the Dordogne, which was pleasant and scenic. Marion recommended a nice place for lunch. Next, we toured Lascaux 2, which was very interesting,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Recently returned from a trip to France in May, and was delighted with my time and money well spent with Orphorus guides, Marion and Florence, both treasures themselves in seeing attractions of the Dordogne. I looked forward to the days I would be seeing the area's natural and cultural "gems" while having wonderful conversations along the way, learning much about... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

We did the Lascaux and the art of the caves tour and it was just lovely. A meaty tour. Our guide Florence was excellent. She speaks English perfectly, is passionate about the area and is very knowledgeable regards the caves. The tour was well designed. We started from the national museum of pre-history which gave us a great overview of... More 

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Bothell, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

We went on the Ophorus Garden tour, their Lot Valley tour, and the all-day Dordogne tour. All three tours were excellent; we could not have seen and enjoyed so many sites on our own. And the tour guides were local, knowledgeable, personable and great to work with. We enjoyed walking through beautiful estate gardens, ancient cliff-top villages, a boat ride... More 

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ophorus, General Manager at Ophorus Sarlat Day Tours, responded to this review

Dear Nancy, Thank you so much for your comments and review of our tours in the Dordogne. As you mention our guides there are local, knowledgeable, caring and the region is certainly one of the most beautiful of this country. No wonder we call it: The smile of France! Kind regards, Christophe More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Long having wanted to visit Lascaux II and also an original display of prehistoric art in another cave if possible, and not wanting to rent a car, my wife and I booked a day tour with Ophorus Excursions from Sarlat. Marion, our driver and tour guide, picked us up in a blue van at nine in the morning and we... More 

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Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

During a week's visit to Sarlat in October, we took four tours offered by Orphorus. These were: Beynac, Domme & Boat Ride; Castles & Gardens of the Dordogne Valley; Rocamadour; and Lascaux II. They were all wonderful! Marion was our driver/guide for Rocamadour, and Annalise for the other three. Apart from being extremely competent drivers, they both displayed a thorough... More 

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Saluda, NC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Orpheus Tours with guide Marion Charles is the way to see and understand the many scenic and historical sights in Sarlat La Caneda. Marion will take you to historical museums to view Sarlat Cave history in a tour guided by her that shows major items that you would fail to recognize on your own. After you see the museum she... More 

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Semarang, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

In July, after enjoying Sarlat Saturday Market in the morning, I took Ophorus Tour in afternoon. Marion took me to Domme, (one of the most beautiful village In France with its unique city plan), La Roque Gageac, (where i can have a peaceful cruise in a very clean Dordogne river), and Beynac (i really admire the castle and the village).... More 

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Address: 30 Avenue Thiers, 24200 Sarlat-la-Caneda, France
Phone Number: 0033 633 051 009
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Aquitaine  >  Dordogne  >  Sarlat-la-Caneda

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