Days Out: Correze (19)
Canal des Moines
A canal 1.5km long built by the monks to feed water to the monastery for drinking and to irrigate the garden and work the three watermills. It shows the techniques the monks used to divert water from the River Coiroux to the monastery. Aubazine (19).
Water park with slides, lagoons and swimming pools all supervised. Access to the Dordogne for canoeing. Picnic areas. Rue Louis Bessou, Argentat (19).
Musee du President Jacques Chirac
A museum housing a collection of gifts given to President Jacques Chirac during his official duties. There is a permanent exhibition of 200 gifts. Open everyday, except January 1, December 24 and 25, from 10:00-12:30 and 13:30-18:00. Sarran (19).
Cave Viticole 1001 Pierres
Dating back to 1878 discover the vineyards of Branceilles. 30 hectares of vines of different varieties planted around the village on chalky-clay soil. Open everyday 10:00-12:00 and 15:00-18:00 except Sundays and Bank Holidays. Branceilles (19).
Les Jardins de Colette
Contemporary flower garden covering 5ha near the the Chateau of Castel Novel where the writer Colette lived. The planting pays homage to her great love of nature. There is also a maze for children, a tea room and a boutique. La Chassagne, Varetz (19).