Les Jardins du Manoir d’Eyrignac
24590 SALIGNAC Dordogne – Périgord
Phone : +33 5 53 28 99 71 - Fax : +33 5 53 30 39 89
Here at Eyrignac, you will find one of the best examples in France of the art of Topiary making it one of the 'Plus Beaux Jardins de France' (most beautiful Gardens in France).
On a 10 ha site of sculpted plants between Lascaux and Sarlat, visitors come to admire the delicate tapestry of the various shades of green that is box, yew, hornbeam and ivy together with the purity of a white garden, a kitchen garden and many flowers and fruits growing together in the new "Jardin des Sources" (Garden of Water Sources).
To get there
The gardens are situated at 13 km north of Sarlat.
Railroad stations : Sarlat 13 km, Souillac 20 km, Brive 40 km
A20 Highway : Brive or Souillac freeway exit
A89 Highway: La Bachellerie or Terrasson freeway exit
N°17 (Montignac-Lascaux) freeway exit from Perigueux-Bordeaux
Airports Brive-Vallee de la Dordogne 40 km
Bergerac 90 km, Limoges 150 km,
Toulouse 190 km, Bordeaux 200 km
« Salignac-Eyvigues » (Château d’Eyrignac)
In the heart of the "Périgord Noir", very close to Sarlat, discover 10 hectares of greenery sculptures. A unique example of Topiary Art in France with new worlds, more and more colourful: visit the 7 gardens as you wish and make the most of the 500-acre-forestry estate through a walk out in the country.
You will walk around, at your own pace in the gardens, with the information provided by the visitor’s guide, available in 6 languages you will be given at the entrance. Numerous panels will punctuate the path through a precise and relevant description of each environment that forms the Gardens of Eyrignac
SELF-GUIDED TOUR (with audio guide)
Let yourself be guided by the iPodTouch, available for rent at the ticket office: you will follow step by step the interactive explanations of our virtual guide at your disposal in 4 languages. A real personal guide, it’s playful and user-friendly.
Visit the gardens with your Smartphone by downloading the application “Les Jardins du Manoir d’Eyrignac” from Apple Store or Google Play Store. Make the most of your iPhone, iPad or Android Smartphone to personalize an interactive tour.
The 2,5 and 4,5km botanical paths invite you to discover plants of the Périgord, their virtues
and their use. Easily accessible, ideally shady, they will lead you to the contemplation of the surrounding hills from the orientation table overhanging the gardens.
Nature, calm and discovery await you for a very special moment.