In the surrounding villages, you will discover a nice panel of historical castles which will delight the lovers of heritage.
Aubeterre sur Dronne
This small city of character combines historical heritage, preserved natural areas and art of living. For over a thousand years, it has affirmed its vocation to welcome pilgrims, visitors and tourists.
You will be able to visit the underground church Saint-Jean and the church Saint-Jacques and to benefit from the base of leisures in edge of Dronne offering bathe, canoe kayak, tennis…
Barbezieux (32 km)
Heading east-north-east, in the department of Charente, in the small town of Barbezieux it is the castle that dominates. A 15th century castle, has had many uses over the centuries (prison, hospital, …).
You can also discover the church of Saint Mathias, in the heart of the old town. For many centuries it was a place of pilgrimage because of the relics it contained.
Ribérac (43 km)
Admire the ancient church of the Collegiate Church of Our Lady from the 12th century. This church is one of the many Roman churches you will see while exploring the area.
You will be able to contemplate beautiful wall paintings of the 17th century and the windows of Henri Guérin.
Jonzac (43 km)
The castle of Jonzac was built in the 15th century on the site of an old castle that was destroyed during the Hundred Years War.
You can also visit the 12th century Romanesque church of St Gervais St Protais and the Carmelite Convent built in the 16th century.