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La Rochefoucauld

Château de la Rochefoucauld

Foucauld, younger brother of the viscount of Limoges, builds a wooden camp on a rock above the river Tardoire. He named his camp Foucauld’s Rock


Puyguilhem castle

Come and discover the elegant Renaissance lines of Puyguilhem Chateau, set in green surroundings 34km from Périgueux. It was built in the first third of the 16th century and inspired the great chateaux of the Loire valley.


Bourdeilles castle

The Château de Bourdeilles is well worth a visit for lovers of art and history alike. Two castles, one medieval and one renaissance, stand on the same site, built on a rampart overlooking the river Dronne.



Brantôme called the "Venice of Dordogne", famous for the oldest steeple of France.. an absolute must.


The Charente Valley
- Abbaye de Bassac

Running along the river ("Le plus beau ruisseau de mon royaume", in Henri IV's own words), between Angoulême and Cognac, take in the paper mill in Fleurac, the village of Saint Simon, known for its boatsmen, Bassac abbey, Jarnac, the chateau of Bourg-Charente, and much more…


Aubeterre sur Dronne

This old fortified town, hailed as one of the most beautiful villages in France, boasts one of the most striking underground churches in Europe, carved in rock...


Cognac and Jarnac

Visit the museum and the storehouses of the great cognac producers, where you can learn the secrets of how the world-renowned cognac and its lesser-known cousin, pineau, are distilled, and even enjoy a tasting.

Circuit des remparts

Circuit des remparts

The international race of Angoulême. The race inside the city but also elegance contest.
Golf Angouleme
Golf de l'Hirondelle d'Angoulême

Les hirondelles invite you for the 1ére contest of the year with start on shot gun at 9H.

Eden Paintball

Eden Paintball de Garat

A 5 min d'Angoulême, The biggest Paintball indoor/Outdoor in Charente ! come to play over 1000m²

Golf de la Prèze

Golf de la Prèze

Golf International de La Prèze is a really spectacular course, with its beautiful location, its hills, woods and lakes. It offers a main 18 hole champion's course, a unique 18 hole pitch-and-putting competion course, as well as a driving range and two pitch and putting practice greens. Golf de la Prèze is affiliated to the Fédération Française de Golf.

Les Gastronomades

"Gastronomades", c’est un week-end entier dédié aux produits du terroir et à la cuisine d’aujourd’hui.
Office du tourisme

Office du tourisme du Pays d'Angoulême

"Where art and history mingle". Take time to stroll through the narrow streets of the old town centre, with its cathedral, old residences, city walls... Once the "paper" capital, Angoulême now plays host to an annual comic book fair"