Around St Pierre

A Selection of Nearby Attractions

The abbey & church at Saint Savin, famed for its medieval frescos

 Angles-sur-l'Anglin, with its ruined cliff-top castle is hailed as one of the most beautiful villages in France

The Castle ruins at Angles-sur-l'Anglin form a striking backdrop to this fascinating village

 Early morning along the Garetempe River near St. Pierre

A selection of goat cheeses at a local weekly market

Ancient stone coffins at the Merovingian necropolis at Civaux

Other Attractions
· The nearby ancient Roman spa town of La Roche Posay, famed for its healing waters
· The great châteaux of the Loire valley
· Idyllic villages. Medieval frescoes
· Prehistoric sites and museums
· Gregorian chant at a 12th Century Benedictine monastery
· Gourmet restaurants and cafés
· Local wineries
· Fêtes, festivals and concerts
· Weekly markets with local produce
· Paris—just 80 minutes away by high-speed train