Lanterne des Morts
Jardin des Enfeus
Behind the cathedral, the Jardin des Enfeus was Sarlat’s first cemetery. The rocket-shaped Lanterne des Morts may have been built to...
Two medieval courtyards, the Cour des Fontaines and the Cour des Chanoines , can be reached via an alleyway off rue Tourny or from the...
Once part of Sarlat’s Cluniac abbey, the original abbey church was built in the 1100s, redeveloped in the early 1500s and remodelled...
This little bistro is the best of the bunch on cafe-clad place du Peyrou. The menu’s heavy on Sarlat classics, especially walnuts, duck...
Lanterne des Morts information
The rocket-shaped Lanterne des Morts was built to honour a visit by St Bernard, one of the founders of the Cistercian order, in 1147.