There are many other activities to enjoy in the area. Kayaking on the River Dronne is available nearby from various points but the best place is from Brantome where you can hire kayaks for short trips around the town taking on the small waterfalls and rapids or for longer trips stopping off on the way for a picnic along the river. Got to the following sites for more information
Walking trails are a plenty here with tracks leading directly from the property taking you through woodlands and open countryside, via chateaux, churches and villages.
Mountain biking is available using the tracks direct from the property with the mountain bikes we have for guests to use. The many tracks are ideal for enthusiast as there are many up hill and down hill descents.
Grotte de Villars is one of the rare caves open to the public and just 35 min away.It is an impressive cave in the north of the Dordogne department near to Brantome. It is mostly a natural caves full of stalactites and stalagmites but also has a few small prehistoric drawings.
Go to www.grotte-villars.com for more information.
St Emillion is 1.5 hours away, but well worth the trip. Situated in the heart of the Bordeaux wine region it is steeped in history with cobbled streets and beautiful ancient buildings with many fabulous restaurants to choose from and of course many wine shops to test and buy your favourite tipple.
Go to www.saint-emilion-tourism.com/uk for more information.
Lake Jamaye is a large fresh water lake with a beach where you can hire canoes and swim. You can walk around the surrouding woods or have lunch in the 2 restaurants / cafes on the beach front.
Horse riding is available nearby catering for all levels of experience from complete novice to experienced riders. Enjoy the beautiful scenery from horseback at a leisurely pace, taking in sights not seen when travelling by the car.
Fishing is available along the rivers with the purchase of a licence.
Go to www.publicfishingfrance.com for more information.