From the cottage you can easily discover historic sites, various entertainments and hiking trails, not forgetting:
- The Abbey circuit: Nouaillé-Maupertuis, La Réau, Charroux, Saint Savin and its abbatial church which has the biggest program of Norman wall paintings in the western world (designated UNESCO world heritage site)
- Angles sur l'Anglin, one of the most beautiful villages in France
- The castle circuit: Touffou, Vayres, Dissay, Marconnay, Oiron...
- The city of writing (Montmorillon)
- The medieval city of Chauvigny and the Eagle castle
- The automobile-motorbike museum of Châtellerault.
See www.tourisme-vienne.com and www.patrimoineethistoiredelavoux.com
5 minute-drive: pick your own fruit in jardins de la frolle.