Curemonte, The Hidden Treasure of the Dordogne Valley

In the heart of the Dordogne Valley, Curemonte stands majestically, revealing its architectural treasures and old-world charm. Listed as one of France’s most beautiful villages, Curemonte takes visitors on a journey back in time, amid breathtaking scenery and historic buildings.

Immerse yourself in the history and timeless beauty of a Medieval Village

A Walk Through the Centuries

From the moment you arrive, you’ll be amazed by Curemonte’s rich heritage. Three castles, built between the 14th and 17th centuries, dominate the village and bear witness to its prestigious past. Stroll through the cobbled streets, admire the noble houses and learn about the fascinating history of this unique place.

Churches and Chapels: Spiritual Jewels

Curemonte is also home to several remarkable religious buildings. The churches of Saint-Barthélemy and Saint-Hilaire, with their magnificent frescoes and sculptures, are must-sees for lovers of sacred art. The Chapel of the Penitents, meanwhile, offers a moving insight into the village’s spirituality.

An exceptional natural setting

Surrounded by green hills and picturesque valleys, Curemonte is a haven of peace. The hiking trails that wind around the village offer breathtaking panoramic views. Whether you’re a walking enthusiast or simply looking for some peace and quiet, the surrounding countryside promises unforgettable moments of serenity.

La Vie de Village: Between Tradition and Conviviality

The village square, with its weekly market, is the beating heart of Curemonte. Here, local producers invite you to discover the flavours of the land: cheeses, wines, fresh fruit and vegetables. It’s the perfect opportunity to sample the authenticity and conviviality of rural life in the Dordogne.

Activities and discoveries in the surrounding area

Curemonte offers a wide range of activities. Explore the region’s other listed villages, such as Collonges-la-Rouge and Turenne. Take advantage of the rivers for canoeing or refreshing swims. And for the more curious, the prehistoric caves and botanical gardens offer fascinating discoveries.

Staying at Camping Le Ventoulou

To extend your stay in this magnificent region, the 4-star Le Ventoulou campsite, located just a few kilometers from Curemonte, welcomes you in warm, comfortable surroundings. With its modern accommodation and quality services, our campsite is the ideal base for exploring the wonders of the Dordogne Valley.

Curemonte awaits you for an unforgettable getaway in the heart of history and nature. Come and discover this medieval gem and let yourself be enchanted by its timeless beauty.