Château de Beynac
  • Opening Hours

Days and Opening Hours

The castle is open every day of the week. Booking is not required except for groups.


  • The castle is open everyday of the week from 10am to 6.30pm
  • Tour groups departing every 30 minutes from 10am till 12pm
  • Tour groups departing every 30 minutes from 2pm till 6.30pm
  • Last entry at 6.30pm

Discover the castle at your pace, with helpful information in our visiting guide, available in 4 languages, which will be handed to you at the welcome desk.

Guided tour (Duration: one hour, included in ticket price) Go back in time in the pursuit of Richard I 'the Lion-Heart' and the Lords of Beynac by choosing the guided tour ! Suitable for both young and old, it will hlep you dive into into the heart of the Middle Ages...

Tour groups departing every 30 minutes from 10am till 12pm, and 2pm till 6.30pm (April till October).

Guided tour included in the ticket price. Departure every 30 minutes.


  • Upcoming schedules
  • Access



  • Parking available within 1 minute walk of the castle's entrance.


  • Parking available at the foot of the village.
  • 10 minute walk to the castle's entrance.


  • Prices


0 to 5 years : Free entry
6 to 11 years : 4€
12 to 16 years : 6€
Adults : 8€

Guided tour included in the ticket price.

Discounted tour price available for groups above 25 people, solely upon reservation.

  • Groups and school trips

Groups and school trips

>> Groups :
Reservations for guided tours between November and March are open to groups of 25 persons or more.

>> School trips :
The Fortress of Beynac is a favourite destination for school trips and families in the Dordogne !

>> To prepare your visit :
Contact us to reserve your visit +33 (0)5 53 29 50 40

Guided tour available for school trips included in ticket price. Discounted price available for groups. Download the tour guide. 

  • Visit Assistance

Visit assistance

The tour guidebook is available freely at the entrance of the fortress. You can equally download it here.