SARLAT-LA-CANÉDA , capital of Périgord Noir, lies in a hollow between hills 10km or so back from the Dordogne river. You hardly notice the modern town, as it's the mainly fifteenth- and sixteenth-century houses of the vieille ville in mellow, honey-coloured stone that draw the attention.

Tourism office : + 33 5 53 31 45 45 

Sarlat , Main Square