With its many rivers full of Trout, Trench, Roach, Carp, and
Pike, just pick up a fishing license from your local bar tabac and you are set for a day
of fishing, however, there are only a very select few
places that you can do night fishing unless on a privately
Le Pays de Trois Lacs, which are held back by three Dams, provide fantastic conditions for
angling and water sports, but also have man-made sandy beaches for those that are not so
energetic. Water lovers can also choose to be spoilt by Lac de Vassiviere, a
favourite holiday destination of the French where
you can enjoy boat trips, windsurfing, sailing, canoeing, water-skiing, cycling, walking,
horse riding, or just being there to relax on the beach.
Treignac is a paradise for canoeing and rafting and on the banks of the Auvezere you'll
find a chateau called Segur-le-Chateau with its looming castle. A medieval town
called Uzerche is worth a visit and it is circled entirely by the river Vezere.
Remains of fortifications dating from around 450BC to the Roman Conquest can be found at
Puy du Tour near Argentat in the Correze. Plus dotted around the region there are
numerous historical sites and museums for all to enjoy.
The Correze has something for everyone and is geared up to give you one of the most action
packed holidays of a lifetime. From fishing to ballooning, or for the even more
energetic adventure holidays such as,
mountain biking, canoeing, hand gliding and horse riding are just some activities on offer
in this part of Limousin.
When on holiday in Limousin you will be spoilt for choice with a wide range of activities
available, and others include rowing, speed boating, jet skiing, and kayaking.
There are over 350km of horse riding trails in the Correze, which link all of the main
riding centres throughout this department in the Limousin region.
But if you prefer something a little lest hectic, then there are more than 400 short walks
offered throughout the department.
For the children there are safari parks, water parks, aquariums and other activities,
designed specifically for the pleasure and safety of your children in mind. There
are four main water fun parks in Limousin, known as Centres
Aqua-Recreatifs and the children can enjoy paddling, swimming and even pedalos in complete
safety under the protection of lifeguards.
Whatever type of holiday in France you are looking
for, with a visit to Limousin, there is something for everyone.