Les Granges is in an ideal position for exploring both the Correze and the Dordogne with all the popular tourist sites within easy reach.
In a twenty minute drive you could be in Pompadour exploring the beautiful chateau built for Madame Pompadour or watching one of the famous horse races at the Hippodrome or simply looking around the national Haras and the incredible horses kept there.
Farmers markets/markets in the Correze area
Tuesday - Beynat, Masseret, Ussel, Voutezac
Wednesday- Chartrier Ferriere, Meymac, Naves, St. Pardoux Corbier
Thursday - Ayen, Monceaux Sur Dordogne, St. Fereole
Friday - Neuvic, Saillac, St. Fortunade, Treignac, Uzerche
Saturday - Brive La Gaillarde
Sunday - Objat
There are numerous restaurants nearby in other villages.
There are also many fetes and celebrations in most villages all throughout the summer months.
Within 20 minutes drive from us
Lac De Poncharal - a swimming lake with beach, pedalo hire, fishing etc.
Chateau, Hippodrome (horse racing), Haras (National Stud)
Vibrant sunday morning market
St. Pardoux Corbier
Wednesday evening farmers market with dancing to live bands well into the night
Pearl of the Limousin
Within 20 - 60 minutes drive from us
Collanges La Rouge - Red Sandstone Village
Argentat - beautiful by the river
Gimel Les Cascades- small village with waterfalls
Massif De Mondieres- undulating forms and wild landscapes occupied by alternating areas of heathland, conifer forests and glistening lakes
Brive La Galliarde - our nearest city
Terrason-Jardins De L’imaginaire - beautiful gardens
Treignac- Lac des Bariousses, a very big swimming lake with beach and plenty of activities for old and young alike
Hautefort- beautiful chateau
Tourtoirac- grotte with amazing stalactites and stalagmites
Montignac-Lascaux Cave- prehistoric cave with paintings
Thonac- Parc Du Thot , Dinosaur Park
Chateau Et Jardins De Losse, beautiful chateau & gardens
Tarnac- Village De La Madeleine, Troglodyte village
Sarlat- beautiful small town with many independent small shops and places to eat
Peysac- Roque St. Christophe, Remains of Troglodyte town set in caves
Maison Forte De Reignac, fortified Manor House that has been built into the rock
Within 60 - 90 minutes drive from us
Gouffre De Padirac - historic caverns with boat ride
Rocamadour- incredible historic village built into rockface