Local Area and Attractions
Below are just a few of the local attractions...

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Loire Valley Wines
You are in the heart of the Loire Valley wine country. Visit, at your leisure, the numerous vineyards for a dgustation of wonderful  fruity reds, white and sparkling wines.



Saumur Chteau
Saumur is known as 'The Pearl of Anjou'. The chteau dominates the region. The town is full of excellent restaurants, fascinating shops and sunny bars where you can sit and watch the world go by. Other attractions include the famous Cadre Noir (home of the French Cavalry display team) and Combier Liqueurs.



Fontevraud Abbey
Visit this wonderful Abbey in the splendid town of Fontevraud (burial place of Richard the Lionheart, King of England). Also, en route, you can visit Montsoreau and the traditional soap makers 'Martin de Candre'.



Montreuil Bellay Chteau
Visit the Chteau of Montreuil Bellay and the Troglodytes of the neighbouring town Doue la Fontaine.


Golf
The golf course at nearby Baug offers a challenging 18 holes plus 3 practice holes for beginners. Please visit the above golf clubs at http://www.golf-bauge.fr and www.golf-sable-solesmes.com


River Boats & Fishing (Loire & Thouet illustrated)
Enjoy either fishing or boating on the various rivers of this tranquil area.