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At the heart of a small French village, country walks start at your door, beckoning you to venture out with a picnic and explore this beautiful corner of rural southwest France. 


Take a long walk through beautiful countryside. Discover a local vineyard and taste their delicious wines. Wander along the canals and waterways. Watch butterflies dance over wildflowers. Cast a line for a delectable fish dinner. Play chase amongst the sunflowers. Pack a picnic. Relax in rural France.


Explore the ancient fortified town of Parthenay, wander along the halls and through the gardens of local Chateaux and Abbeys, visit local vineyards and sip delicious wines.

Villages & towns

Pretty villages, breath-taking views, idyllic ancient lanes and impressive historical towns.


Take a rowboat along the canals of Parc naturel regional du Marais Poitevin, try water skiing on local lakes, spot rare birds on the marshlands.


Find detailed direction to our corner of rural France. Including Flights, Trains, Ferries and distances from major European Cities.