The Limousin region of Correze offers a wealth of natural beauty as well as many sites of historic interest.

The town of Pompadour hosts family race days throughout the summer which is always popular.

http://www.semaine-pompadour.com 

 

Many towns boasts magnificent chateau and gardens.

The amazing trogladyte caves at  La Roque Gageac are a must and while you are there take a boat trip down the river to see the 5 chateau along the way.

Rocamadour is a magical old town built on the side of a cliff..it is Frances second most visited site!!

http://www.rocamadour.com/

 

The Goufres du Padirac (caves) can be enjoyed on another boat trip which runs right through them.

http://www.gouffre-de-padirac.com/

 

There are beautiful clean lakes for bathing with sandy beaches at Treignac (Lac du Poncheral ) and Brive ( Lac du Cause Correzien ).

Try an energetic day out on a velorail. Up to 5 on one velo!!!  There are two ..at Excideuil and near Limoges at Bussiere Gallant.

 

Check out these sites

http://www.the-limousin.co.uk

http://www.vacances-en-correze.net/fr

http://www.correze-vacances.com/

 

We are also within reach of some beautiful sites and exciting attractions  in the Dordogne and Lot regions.

http://www.southofthedordogne.com/

http://www.francetourism.com/index.htm

 

For fishing enthusiasts the river Auvezere runs through the village. A tributary of the large Dordogne river it is a calm relaxing spot to try your fishing skills..by the village green, under the bridge or from the wier.

There is an abundance of rivers and lakes in the region for you to enjoy.

The fishing seasons and times  may vary slightly along certain stretches of river and privately owned lakes.

A permit is required  which is available from the Post Office and some Tabacs.

Check out this link for more information..

http://dordognedirect.com/Dordogneaquaguide.htm

 

 

 

 

Les Marches des  Producteurs des Pays..

Not to be missed are the evening markets which are held throughout  July and August.

A variety of local fresh foods are on sale..and there is a free barbeque to cook your meat and a bar area .

Tables and chairs are provided ..so you can sit and enjoy your meal and enjoy free music singing and entertainment which is different every week.

In Segur le Chateau it is held every Monday evening from 5 pm until late.

Nearby St. Pardoux Corbiere has their market evening on a Wednesday..another superb venue.

A party night out under the stars...low on cost..big on fun !!

http://www.marches-producteurs.com/