Vézère Valley

Lascaux Cave, Vézère Valley Lascaux Cave, Vézère Valley

Vézère Valley - Visit time : 2 to 3 days.

The Vézère Valley possesses many treasures. Indeed, a part of the history of mankind was written here and left numerous, priceless testimonies.

Over 30,000 years ago the valley was inhabited by men and women known as the Cro-Magnons. This unique site holds a special place in the history of mankind, and informs us about the very existence of our ancestors. And there is so much evidence, thanks especially to the richness of the Lascaux cave, that a chronological framework of human history was possible. Immerse yourself in the prehistoric era and discover cultures of unsuspected wealth!


Vallée de la Vézère, Patrimoine Mondial CDT Dordogne-Périgord