Jardin des Enfeus
A passage from Cour des Chanoines leads to the Chapelle St-Benoît, aka Chapelle des Pénitents Bleus, a 12th-century Romanesque chapel...
Cour des Chanoines
This medieval courtyard can be reached via an alleyway off rue Tourny or from the Jardin des Enfeus. The passage from Cour des Chanoines...
Lanterne des Morts
The Lanterne des Morts is a dramatic monument - it's shaped like a giant rocket - that was built to honour a visit by St Bernard, one of...
This touristy little bistro is the best of the bunch on cafe-clad place du Peyrou. The menu’s heavy on Sarlat classics, especially...
Jardin des Enfeus information
Behind the cathedral, the Jardin des Enfeus was Sarlat’s first cemetery. The rocket-shaped Lanterne des Morts may have been built to honour a visit by St Bernard in 1147, one of the founders of the Cistercian order.