Camping Château de Fonrives
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The wonders of south-west France await you here!

At the camping Château de Fonrives, come and enjoy your holidays in an exceptional and authentic setting. With its rich cultural, historical and natural heritage, south-west France is itself an invitation to travel and get away from it all. You'll be astonished by the variety of landscapes and panoramas you'll encounter here! Fine food and a whole way of life; traditions and festivals; famous castles and caves; wonderful countryside and fabulous hiking; rivers and bathing; fishing and canoe trips and plenty more besides! You'll just love your stay in this captivating region!

Villages

During your camping holiday at Château de Fonrives, take the time to explore the surrounding area. You’ll be surprised how many villages are well worth the trip! Between small towns rich in character, charming hamlets and villages listed as being amongst the “most beautiful in France”, head off to explore some exceptional places: Monflanquin and its legendary Place des Arcades, the mediaeval town of Pujols overlooking the Lot Valley or Belvès and its 7 bell towers... With the family or with friends, you’ll be blown away by the wonders nearby!

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Monflanquin
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Monpazier
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Pujols
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Villeréal
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Issigeac
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Belvès

Châteaux

During your camping holiday awaken your knightly spirit and head off to conquer some of the captivating castles in the Lot et Garonne. The ideal occasion for you and the family to discover the many local places steeped in history: the châteaux of Biron, Bridoire, Monbazillac, Bonaguil, Gavaudun, Castelnaud or Les Milandes... So how about taking a journey down the centuries and travel all the way back to the Middle Ages?

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Biron
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Bridoire
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Monbazillac
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Bonaguil
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Gavaudun
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Castelnaud
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Les Milandes

Caves

Make the most of your stay at the camping Château de Fonrives to pierce the mysteries of the hidden world below your feet with a visit to some of the many nearby caves! The Lascaux cave with its world-famous paintings and Palaeolithic engravings, the caves of Fontirou with their stalactites and other concretions dating back over 30 million years, not forgetting the Lastournelle cave and its impressive rock formations in so many fabulous shapes and sizes... These amazing underground caverns are simply waiting to be explored! So ready for the adventure?

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Lascaux Cave
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Maxange Caves
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Lastournelle Cave
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Fontirou Caves
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Proumeyssac Chasm

Gardens

Take a relaxing stroll, explore a sumptuous landscape or simply an enchanting break with friends or family, it’s time to discover the remarkable gardens near your Yelloh! Village Château de Fonrives. Latour-Marliac and its water lily garden, the panoramic gardens of Limeuil overlooking the Dordogne and Vézère rivers, Marqueyssac with its hanging gardens that are as romantic as they are picturesque, or Planbuisson and its bamboo gardens... All the charms of nature await but you!

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Latour-Marliac water lily garden
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Limeuil Panoramic Gardens
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Marqueyssac Gardens
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Planbuisson bamboo garden

Take to the water

Treat yourself to the pleasures of water in all its forms during your campsite stay with Yelloh! Village and discover the Dordogne as you’ve never seen it before. Revel in the bucolic beauty of an exceptional natural landscape as you watch it slip gently by. Whether by boat, aboard one of the traditional “gabarres”, originally used to ship goods by river, or as you paddle your canoe past some of the Dordogne’s most fabulous châteaux... the wonders of the region await. So, a relaxing restful holiday? Or something more active and sporty? Whichever your preference, you’ll be spoilt for choice at the camping Château de Fonrives!

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Gabarre Fuméloise
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Gabarres Caminade in La Roque-Gageac
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Périgord Gabarres in Bergerac
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Nautilius BKS
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Canoë Détente

Museums

Because a holiday is also the perfect opportunity for cultural exploration and discovery, the Yelloh! Village Château de Fonrives invites you to visit some of the museums close to the campsite. History buff? Discover the famous museum of prehistory and immerse yourself in the heart of the Palaeolithic age. Perhaps you’re more of a foodie? Enjoy a memorable gourmet escapade with visits to the prune, foie gras and walnut museums. From the youngest to the oldest, passionate or simply curious, one thing is certain: everyone will be delighted!

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SauveTerre Museum of Prehistory
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Prune Museum and Farm
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Foie Gras Museum
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Walnut Ecomuseum