Bergerac, France

A city that is the gateway to Bordeaux, surrounded by wonderful vineyards, hundreds of castles and scenic landscapes. This is Bergerac.

Fly to Bergerac. The town’s central location makes it the perfect gateway to Bordeaux and the Périgueux. Bergerac, also known as the 'Purple Périgord', is the second largest wine growing area of the Aquitaine region. Only Bordeaux is larger. So wine lovers are in the right place! The Dordogne, one of France’s longest rivers, runs right through the town. Take a walk along the river and explore the heart of the town with its winding streets, old alleys and medieval houses.

Book a ticket to the fairy-tale Bergerac.

Walking through the surroundings of Bergerac feels as if you have landed in a fairy tale. Green landscapes and wooded hills give way to wide farmlands. The town’s hundreds of castles complete the fairy-tale feeling. Do you want to see Bergerac in a different way? Then step aboard a traditional ‘gabarre’ boat for a trip on the Dordogne river. These barges used to transport goods. You will learn everything about Bergerac’s rich history!

Practical information

Time zone

GMT +1 (summer time +2) 
There is no time difference between Bergerac and the Netherlands.


The currency used in Bergerac is the Euro (EUR).

Duration of flight

The flight to Bergerac lasts approximately one and a half hours. The outbound and inbound flights may be shorter if the wind direction is favourable.