Located on the Charente/Dordorgne border this area is endlessly fascinating and is a continuous voyage of discovery. It is perfectly situated to explore both the Charente and the Dordorgne and all they have to offer. To the north-west is Cognac with the opportunity to taste the famous Cognacs of the area, tothe south-west, the world famous wine region of St Emillion and Bordeaux. There are Romanesque towns, and villages, chateaux, fortified churches, markets, festivals, a vast range of local food in which to indulge, beautiful countryside as well as lots of activities including swimming, canoeing, kayaking, walking, horse-riding and tennis.
Optional Excursions are available with all packages and include:
Walking - guided or self-guided
Visits to the ancient town of Cognac with Cognac tasting
Village fetes and/or repas
Visits to the Dordorge
Circuit de Ramparts at Angouleme (September)
Please note some activities are seasonal.
Lunch/Dinner at Chalais Castle
Visits to local markets
Left to right: St Emillion, Cognac, Aubeterre, Bordeaux, Circuit de Ramparts
All inclusive accommodation packages can be arranged on request combined with race/rally and or 4x4 experiences. We can also design all inclusive packages to your specific requirements for whatever you are after from a surprise Birthday weekend to a boys holiday.