Local Attractions

La Vallée Des Singes

Le Gureau 86700

Just a ten minute drive away from us, meet the inhabitants of the Valley of the Apes...

34 species of primates, i.e. more than 450 monkeys in total freedom on a natural wooded site of 20 hectares. With no cages and no barriers, you can experience these marvelous creatures like nowhere else! Discover the largest group of bonobos in the world, and the largest chimpanzee group in Europe.

More information available on La Vallée Des Singes' website.


Av. René Monory, 86360


About 45 minutes drive away from us, Futuroscope, or Parc du Futuroscope, formerly known as Planète Futuroscope, is a French themed park based upon multimedia, cinematographic futuroscope and audio-visual techniques. It has several 3D cinemas and a few 4D cinemas along with other attractions and shows, some of which are the only examples in the world

More information available on Futuroscope's website

La Planète des Crocodiles

Civaux, 86320

A 40 minute drive away from us, Crocodile Planet is a vast zoological and botanical park which is home to more than 200 crocodiles in carefully recreated habitats. Travel from China to Louisiana via Africa and Australia to see caymen basking by avocado trees and the 1 tonne saltwater crocodile. Plus the albino alligator, one of the worlds rarest animals. Surprises and thrills for all the family, especially at feeding time. Yummy!

More information available on La Planéte des Crocodiles' website

The Giants of the Sky

Chauvigny, 86300

An hour from us, eagles, owls, hawks and many other birds will amaze you with their aerial prowess. The graceful ballet of the storks, the sumptuous colors of the parrots, but also other species make up this large-scale spectacle.

More information available on their website


All around us!

Join the world's largest treasure hunt. The local area is littered with treasures galore! We are right in the middle of this hotspot. Use our bikes (included with the rental) and explore the local area to see what you can find.

Click here to find out more and see an interactive treasure map.

Our Online Guidebook

For more suggestions including restaurants, open public areas and other ideas for all ages please visit the link below which will take you to our Airbnb guide.