In the Périgord the roads wind alongside the Dordogne or the Vézère rivers, through valleys with spectacular landscapes, to the delight of bikers. Those wishing to explore France outside the main thoroughfares will find a great number of routes to satisfy them - department roads as they are called in France, or even smaller ones, always perfectly secured and marked to explore on a motorbike. Going camping with a motorbike in Dordogne enables you not to miss a single interesting spot in the department. During your trips you can visit sites which have been classified by the UNESCO, prehistoric caves and towns and villages which rank among the most beautiful in France. You may also choose to explore the vineyards of Bergerac and while riding through these, stop for a tasting of the Monbazillzac or Pécharmant wines … with moderation of course! , in some of the cellars - Monbazillac or Pécharmant for instance - or visit the region’s elegant castles.
If you're on a two-wheeled road trip and chose to go camping with your motorbike in Dordogne, don't forget to visit the North of the department. Indeed, North of Périgueux, the valleys of the Dronne, the Bandiat, the Isle or the Auvézère rivers wander through the lush, forested landscape. It allows you to discover an authentic territory where the natural or cultural heritage is protected by the regional park of the Périgord-Limousin.
Many campsites are dotted along your way while staying in the Périgord. Riding then camping with your motorcycle in Dordogne appears quite easy as the list below shows. Some of these campsites specifically welcome bikers and their membership with the association of the Relais Motard, guarantee you a welcome respectful of the charter published by the Motorcyclists Journal. Depending on your preferences, you’ll find campsites of all sizes and different levels of equipment. You can either choose a stay with your own tent or rent a comfortable accommodation like a Lodge Tent, a mobile home, a chalet, etc. Numerous "motorcycle campsites" in Dordogne are also equipped to accommodate groups, offering you full board or half board during club rallies or private motorcycle trips.