THE GARDEN WATER OF LILIES LATOUR-MARLIAC (in Temple-sur-Lot)
More than 260 varieties thrive in the oldest nursery in the world of water lilies. Claude Monet was purchasing water lilies in this beautiful botanical garden for his garden in Giverny ; he also immortalized these lilies in several of his paintings. You will walk with delight in this magical garden of over two hectares and its many ponds loaded with water blooms, lotuses and giants water lilies, lulled by the sound of frogs ... Do not miss the most remarkable blooming period on summer, especially on July ...
In the heart of the Lot et Garonne, discover this unusual and unforgettable ecological teaching farm. Both a recreational and educational place, in this farm of 200 goats in the wilderness, you can come into contact with animals (rabbits, pigs, turkeys, ...), feed the the goasts and lambs, make bread and cheese ... That’s a good way to transmit your respect for nature and life to your children ... A lot of fun for children around animals throughout the year. Offer you the opportunity to taste and buy delicious cabécous, honey, meats ...
THE CASTLE OF MILANDES (in Castelnaud-la-Chapelle)
This fifteenth century castle, bought in 1937 by Josephine Baker (until her ruin and expulsion from the castle in 1968) to live with her 12 adopted children, overlooks the Dordogne river, giving an unrestricted view over many miles of country side : this castle will delight the whole family with many exhibitions and activities as falconry displays, festivities and candles illuminations on summer. This is also an opportunity to offer you a pleasant stroll in the gardens of the castle and admire the various species of raptors such as hawks, falcons, great horned owls and owls.
THE CASTLE OF BRIDOIRE
This private medieval castle from the fifteenth century, located in a preserved environment in the heart of the vineyards of Monbazillac, 12 km south of Bergerac and 4 km from the prestigious Castle of Monbazillac, can offer you various activities :
- Free visit of the furnished reception rooms : historical kitchens with an impressive collection of copper, dining room, billiard room, large living room
- In the inner courtyard of the castle: many games are available to the public, and are suitable for all ages (children and adults), including several great games such as the Boulie, the Goose Game, Archery.
Nights at Bridoire : open at nightfall, animated by characters in costumes, traversed