The Colette’s House

After his rehabilitation, The House of Colette opens to the public from May 25th, 2016.

The House of Colette, more than a writer’s house, is a cultural project, a book home.

Web site: maisondecolette.fr

Golf de Roncemay

The Golf de Roncemay is located 35 kilometers from La Maison Jeanne d’Arc.
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Golf de Sancerre

Golf de Sancerre, on the bank of the Loire, is perhaps the most beautiful golf of Central France. It is less than 50 kilometers from La Maison Jeanne d’Arc.

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Guédelon Castle

At the heart of the Puisaye in the department of Yonne in Burgundy, about fifty workers are up to an extraordinary challenge: a castle being built today using the techniques and materials from the Middle Ages.

In the middle of a naturally wooded area , providing all the raw materials required for construction: stone, wood, earth, sand and clay … quarrymen, stonecutters, masons, woodcutters, carpenters, blacksmith, tile makers, carters, basket maker, ropemakers… build day after day a real castle before the eyes of thousands of visitors.

The project, started in 1997 and should last about 25 years.

Guédelon is open from March 17th to november 4th 2015.

In September, October to November 4th 2015 included: Guédelon is open from 10 am to 17:30 or 18h; Closed on Wednesdays

Guédelon website: Le Château de Guédelon

Cabanes at the castle

 La Bussière Castle

In 1962, Henri de Chasseval, with the help of his wife, opened the castle to visitors and installed his unique collection of works of art centered around freshwater fishing. Today, throughout the visit, in living rooms, the kitchen and  the pantry, we always discover  the theme of fisheries and fish, paintings, sculptures, engravings, objects of  folk art (pottery, ceramics, glassware  etc.) … antique material presented amongst family furniture.

The  Fisherman’s Castle set amid the waters, is a  Xll th century fortress  inhabited  for 8 centuries. The entire site is open to visitors who can also admire many exhibits such as the orangery , saddlery ( with its harness collection), the stables, the vegetable garden ( a creation of the eighteenth century), the park with its romantic walk along the water, its cabins and the unforgettable”discovery” game.

Visit the website of the Château de La Bussière to discover activities throughout the season. including Easter, Christmas at the castle, summer concerts, heritage workshops rendezvous at the garden!

Horseback riding at Les Grilles

Centre équestre Les Grilles

Located 170 Km south of Paris in Burgundy, at the foot of a lake, the Ferme Equestre des Grilles is an ideal place to spend a dream vacation! Chosen for their kindness, their horses and ponies quickly become your best adventure buddies. With them, you discover the joys of the obstacle, bivouacs, swimming … And to relax after riding, many activities are proposed to you! So join us now!

The castle farm

La ferme du château

You will discover the Farm Animals, Farmer’s House, the Old Trades and full of Entertainment: milking goats, caring for small animals …

Obstacle courses in the trees with ziplines

Nature Adventure

 

Obstacle courses in the trees with ziplines  

10 progressively difficult courses in the trees and over 130 workshops and 14 zip lines (1500m total) are waiting to experience with family or friends. Top off the emotion sequence with “Le Grand Saut”! For fans of thrills : will you have the courage to jump?

Paintball

Two acres of paintball fields are arranged “nature.” The play sessions are animated and arbitrated for a group of maximum 22 participants at a time and a minimum of 12 people. From 16 years

Boutissaint Nature Park

Parc naturel de Boutissaint

At the heart of Puisaye,  admire  exceptional live animals roaming free in their natural environment.