We recommend you drive down or hire a car at the airport as you will need transport if you wish to explore the area.Taxis are very expensive.
Low cost flights are available from many locations flying into Limoges airport (1 hour to the north) and Bergerac airports (1:45 hours south west) also Brive ( ! hour south) with Ryanair or Flybe. Car hire is available at airports and other airlines may also provide flights. Flying schedules are subject to change and so, to check flight availability, departure times and prices, visit: www.ryanair.com or www.flybe.com
It is a day’s drive from the English Channel. There are a number of alternative routes south and they are being improved all the time. View Gites de Rouffiaguet in a larger map.
Our GPS co-ordinates are: N45.42029 E01.15804.
From Limoges airport / the north –
Head east from Limoges airport, towards the A20 where you will join at junction 28 and turn south towards Toulouse. Exit the A20 at junction 36, south of Limoges, sign posted St Yrieix la Perche.
Take the D704 continue through St Yrieix, following signs to Perigeux.
In about 9 miles, you come to the hamlet of L’Hepital, with the village of Angoisse to the right. Stay on the D704 out of L’Hepital and take the first left onto the D80, signposted Payzac and Base de Loisirs.
ROUFFIAGUET is signposted to the right after about a mile, at the end of a green crash barrier, (opposite a bungalow set back). The lane is marked as a no-through-road. Follow the lane up the incline to ROUFFIAGUET.
From Bergerac Airport / the south west –
There are a number of alternatives but we would recommend you travel north from Bergerac to Perigeux on the N21, take the toll (only a few Euros – change given) motorway A89 to junction 17 where the D704 can be used to head through St Agnen (past Hautefort) towards Lanouaille. Continue through Lanouaille still on the D704 and take the D80 right turn signed to Payzac & Base de Loisirs (Angoisse is on the left).
ROUFFIAGUET is signposted to the right after about a mile. The lane is marked as a no-through-road. Follow the lane up the incline to ROUFFIAGUET.
If travelling from the south –
Exit the A20 at junction 45 follow signs for Arnac-Pompadour. After passing the chateau on your right, take the second right to Payzac and Angoisse. After Payzac you take the D80 to Angoisse, after the hamlet of Chalard, ROUFFIAGUET is the first turn on the left after the nightclub on your right. The lane is marked as a no-through-road. Follow the lane up the incline to ROUFFIAGUET.