Day Trips: Vienne

The Chateau of Eagles
An encounter with exotic birds, the Chateau of Eagles offers a show of beauty and boldness in a unique and exceptional setting, in Chauvigny (86).
Planete des Crocodiles
Animal park inside a dome which contains tropical habitats where you can see crocodiles, caymans and alligators from around the world. At Route du fond dOrveau, Civeaux (86).
Snake Island
Snake Island offers a tour of the world of reptiles. Discover a variety of species including Snakes, Iguanas and Crocodiles living in their natural environment. At La Trimouille (86).
Le Vieux Cormenier
The small village of "Chez Bernardeau", closely attached to its history, invites visitors to plunge into a world of traditions, in order to relive the rural nature of the past, in a site which has been reconstructed. Museum of rural tools.
Karting Piste de la Boule dOr
Karting circuit close to the town of Loudun.
La Vallee des Singes
Located 30 minutes from Futuroscope in Romagne (86), the valley offers an encounter with more than 30 species of primates from around the world including Gorillas, Lemurs, Macaws and Saimiris.
Theme park located at Jaunay Clan (86), offering a number of themed experiences including dancing with robots and a deep sea encounter. For more information telephone or visit the website.
The Banks of the Belle
Throughout the seasons, the banks of the Belle offer a fabulous display of colours and perfumes. Situated in Gencay.
The Saint Hilaire Leisure Park
Located at the crossroads of the Anjou, the Touraine and the Poitou and only a few short steps from Futuroscope and the Loire Chateaux. On this 120 hectare estate everything is based around pleasure and relaxation: sports facilities.
Lac de Moncontour
Right on the edge of the historic village is this leisure lake with water slide, pedal boats and mini boats. There is a man made beach for safe bathing and also picnic areas. At Moncontour.
Je Regarde
Tailor-made guided tours offered across the Poitou-Charentes region. Specialising in historic and UNESCO registered monuments. Contact Agnes Brillatz
Honey Farm
Visit the workshops and see the process of honey making from start to finish. Products to buy available. Telephone for a tour. At Puyravault, St. Jean de Sauves.