La Loire

Leisure activities

In and around the village

  • Major national footpath.

  • Nature reserve, discover the groves, wild-life and flowers along the sandy banks of the loire river.

  • Canoeing down the loire river.

  • Moutains-bikes rides (we can rent you some bikes)

  • Tennis (free for the guests) and children 's playground in the center of the village.

  • Fishing in the Loire river.

  • Véloroute Eurovélo6

  • La Bourgogne à vélo


 Decize (10 minutes away by car)


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  • "En Loire assise", historic town, birthplace of St Just, Maurice Genevoix and Marguerite Monnot, built on the rocky island of the Loire.

  • Guided visit of the town by horse and carriage.

  • Sightseeing by pleasure boat or "gabare" (traditional Loire river boat) on the Loire or the "canal du Nivernais"

  • Canal  du Nivernais.

  • Maze. (made with vegetation). 

  • La promenade des halles:  the longuest avenue of plane trees in Europe, with a water-acivities centre "le stade nautique", playground, bathing area and pedal-boats ...

  • Cycle-path along the "canal du Nivernais".

  • Indoor/outdoor swimming pool.  

 The surrounding area

 Musées et Culture

  • The mining museum in La  Machine (15 Km)

  • Visit the  spa-town of Bourbon Lancy in Saône et Loire (25 Km)

  • Visit Nevers , the most important town in the Nièvre, known as "Capital of the  Duke of burgundy" (40 Km)

  • Visit the town of Moulins sur Allier and his museum of stage costume (40 Km)

  • The Septennat  museum in Chateau-Chinon, housing the gifts received by the president Mitterand for foreign dignitries (50 Km)

  • Celtic civilization museum at Bibracte.