Things To Do


AT THE CHÂTEAU DES TERMELLES

Full size snooker table

Table tennis

Boules

LOCAL ATTRACTIONS IN DESCARTES (6KM)

  • PARC DE LOISIRS

The Parc de loisirs offers a range of activities including Base Nautique where you can hire a canoe or kayak and spend time on the river either in a group or go it alone. Espace Aquatique is a water park open all days in July and August offers activities for all ages, water slides and a cafe. Tennis is also on offer or if thats all too much then take a walk in the beautiful public gardens of Parc de loisirs and see the many gorgeous plants and animals there.

  • Visit the home of famous philosipher Renè Descartes (“I think therefore I am”) which has been turned into a museum.

SURROUNDING AREA

  • FUTUROSCOPE THEME PARK(48km -40 mins) So much on offer from fun fair rides, fantastic shows and many other activities for all the family!

www.futuroscope.com

  •  TOURS - About 45mins away Tours is the capital of the Indre-et-Loire and offers everything a usual city will offer, shops, restaurants, and many activities.

www.tours-tourisme.fr

  • LOCHES – (appromiately 30 mins) Vibrant and one of the most beautiful towns in France, there are many shops and restaurants, tourist information centre and of course the Château Des loches
  • CHINION – (approximately 1 hour) If you like french wine and pretty buildings then a visit to Chinion is a must with its many vineyards and tiny streets and of course a Château to explore!
  • CHÂTEAU DE CHENONCEAU – one of France’s most popular tourist stops, this grand and very spectacular Château is a day trip to plan in, hire a rowing boat, lunch in the orangerie  or get lost in the history of the château, you are sure to have a great day.

www.chenonceau.com

  • TELESKI NAUTIQUE, MONCONTOUR – For the adrenaline junkie why not try cable skiing at Teleski Nautique where you are pulled by a cable on your skis around a lake!

www.teleskinautiquemoncontour.fr