Near Brantôme one of the four baronies of Périgord classified as a Historical Monument.
One has to distinguish in Bourdeilles between two châteaux overlooking the Dronne river from a stony terrace surrounded by a rampart.
The feudal fortress (XIIth - XIVth centuries) is a machicolated enclosure with gemeled windows, dominated by a unique 35 metre-high octagonal donjon composed of 4 vaulted storeys with 2 metre-thick walls.
The logis Renaissance (XVIth century) with ceremonial rooms sumptuously decorated, like the richly painted " salon doré " where you will discover, among prestigious furniture (XVth to XIXth centuries), the bed of King Charles Quint and its gold decorations.
Opened everyday during the high season.
During the low season : opened everyday, but Tuesdays.
The guided tour lasts approx. 1 hour
Possible visit of the donjon
Not accessible to disabled persons
Information and reservations
Château de Bourdeilles
24310 Le Bourg BOURDEILLES
Tel : +33 (0)5 53 03 73 36
Adults : €8.20
Children (5-12) : €5.30