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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...more
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30 avenue Thiers, 24200, Sarlat-la-Caneda, France
+33 6 33 05 10 09
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our tour guide Benoit was charming and extremely knowledgeable. He obviously loved what he was doing and that made our experience so much more interesting.

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Reviewed July 10, 2018

This full day caves tour was even better than we expected. Our guide, Benoit, offered a wealth of local knowledge about the area and the museum and caves we visited. He timed our visits to the National Museum of Prehistory, Rouffignac caves, the charming town...More

Thank HW M
Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

We booked our tour expecting to see the prehistoric cave paintings (which we did) , but got so much more! Our guide, Florence, was amazing, providing not only history facts, but explanations about art techniques were we were seeing, regional information, and answering just about...More

Thank Fencl-Family
Reviewed July 2, 2018

Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and that showed through the whole day. We learnt a lot about the area and the significance of the art to the people. But it just wasn't educational - our guide made it fun.

Thank Karen C
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

We did the "Villages of the Dordogne" half day tour with Marion. The sights were just amazing and Marion was really friendly and knowlegeable (36°C & pregnant!) And more than happy to answer our many questions. There were only her and the 2 of us...More

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Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

Marion was a local, guide very knowledgeable on pre-history, local producers, products. The Rouffignac Cave and Lascaux 4 were mind-blowing. Thank you Ophorus Tours. Russell and Joy from Australia Rusty001

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Reviewed June 13, 2018

We did 2 tours with Ben. The first to caves having a lovely lunch on the Vezere River. Ben was helpful and informative all day long as well as a great driver. The next tour with Ben took us to three old villages, one with...More

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Reviewed June 12, 2018

We went on the Prehistoric Cave Art day tour with Ben, who was an excellent guide - so knowledgeable, and really attentive to the group's comfort, questions and interests. He included a lunch stop at an idyllic village, and a couple of photo stops along...More

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Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

We did three tours with Ophorus during our stay in the Dordogne. They accommodated us in every way even modifying a private tour to accommodate a private commitment we had made. We’ve taken a lot of tours during numerous trips to France and it’s always...More

1  Thank Don R
Reviewed June 5, 2018

We took two Ophorus tours -- Rocamadour with Ben and Villages of Dordogne with Marion. Both tour guides were extremely knowledgeable and shared many aspects of the history and culture of the area. They paced the tour so that we we stayed within the time...More

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Heidi P
March 11, 2018|
Response from ophorus | Property representative |
Bonjour Heidi, Thank you for your message. You can find all our tours listed on our web site. I would suggest that you take the tours departing from Sarlat if you are aiming to see prehistory and archeological... More
April 2, 2017|
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Response from ophorus | Property representative |
Bonjour, Could you please be a bit more specific as to which tour you are interested in ? Best Christophe
Matt M
April 12, 2015|
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Response from ophorus | Property representative |
Dear Matt, Yes our guides can adapt to children but this is possible only on a private tour and not on a shared tour. Kind regards, Christophe