Pech Merle Cave / St Cirq Lapopie


Full-day tour (8 hours)
Minibus (8 people max.)
Starts in - Place Pasteur , Sarlat-la-caneda, france
Conducted in English, French, Spanish
Duration Of The Tour - 8 hours
$ 179.20 USD / adult
Infants free

See some of the oldest cave paintings known to man at Pech Merle. You will have free time for personal discovery and lunch at St. Cirq Lapopie considered one of the most beautiful villages in all of France. Youll also take a visit to the famous medieval bridge in Cahors called Pont Valentr. Entrance fee to Pech Merle included.


The painted walls at Pech Merle extend for more than a mile from the entrance. Dating back as far as 25000 BC it is one of the few prehistoric cave painting sites in France that remain open to the general public.

Then you’re off to St. Cirq Lapopie considered to be one of the most beautiful villages of France. It was discovered by the Post-Impressionist Henri Martin and became popular with artists and writers alike.

Continue to Cahors to visit St. Stephen's cathedral. You will have free time to enjoy lunch before the Pont Valentré.

Entrance fee to Pech Merle included.


Please Note:

  • Tours depart from Sarlat la Caneda pick up at Place Pasteur bus stop.
  • Hour departure - 9:00 a.m.
  • Pick up option - Hotel pick up in Sarlat is available for an additional charge of 10€.
  • Return details - Tour returns to original departure point.
Payment and Cancellation policy
  1. Full payment is required at the time of booking.
  2. 80% of the total price will be refunded in case of a cancellation occurring more than 15 days prior to Tour Date. In case of a cancellation occuring closer to the Tour Date, it is to the Tour Operator's discretion to issue a refund, which may be partial or complete. Tours that cannot be confirmed within 2 business days will be refunded in full.
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