Leisure & discovery

Activities and tourism in normandy


Evasion and gastronomy

The scenery is total at the heart of the forest of Silly en Gouffern , fresh air , greenery , water , animals, ... an invitation to escape .
For total well-being, the lodge makes you enjoy carriage rides (by reservation before arrival date), the heated swimming pool season and a hydro-massage bed.
 
Sports lovers can take advantage of the bike paths to cover the 80 ha of forest near the Pavillon. A fitness room is also available: you can work out on the elliptic bike, the treadmill, or lift weights...
 
 

History & art of living

Normandy is a land of history, marked by the Second World War, the Battle of Normandy memory sites such as the memorial of Montormel or Caen Memorial are worth visiting. Browse the landing beaches or driving on roads that trace the strategy of encircling the Falaise-Chambois.
 
The story goes back to Normandy beyond, in medieval times where Normandy was a powerful duchy with its Duke became King of England, said William the Conqueror was born in Falaise. The castle is a relic of the X and XI century during his reign as Duke of Normandy.
 
The circuit of the Lady of the Camellias, in the footsteps of Alphonse Plessis, a famous lady dazzling destiny and famous lovers native of the Orne.
8 steps that trace the first 14 years of her short life.
 
From the Pavilion you can explore the golden ring of the castles and stud farm country of Argentan.
  • The castle of Bourg Saint Leonard, witness the lifestyle of the eighteenth century
  • Le Pin National Stud, a real "Versailles for Horses" museum, shows, workshops, ...
  • Médavy Castle, built in the seventeenth century, it reflects the noble order of that time and surprised by its two towers of the fifteenth century.
  • Chateau d'O in Mortrée, real Gothic and Renaissance vessel set with moat
  • The Sassy Castle in St Christophe-le-Jajolet, the perfect architectural lines (eighteenth century), stressed a boxwood French garden.
Other small medieval castles grab your attention on this course.
 
Do not hesitate to ask for documentation at the reception.

Escapade Normande

The neighboring areas of the country Argentan, will offer you other sensations and information on the Lower Normandy region.
 
Namely in Switzerland Normande, Rabodanges Lake transports you to its "mountain" environment with water activities (cruising, water skiing, canoeing, fishing ...) or various cultural sites.
 
Local products include cider and calvados, cheeses such as Camembert, Livarot, Port l'Evêque and Neufchâtel.
You will be impressed by its Lisieux Basilique Sainte Thérèse, a place of pilgrimage.
 
The Ornais Grove, a journey through a landscape of farmland planted with hedges and orchards of high-stem pear trees, it is the kingdom of “poiré”.
For a little more magic, go to the Bagnoles de l’Orne side to relive the fabulous history of the Knights of the Round Table, an Arthurian legend embellished with a moment of pleasure with spa and casino.
Activités sportives
  • Mountain bike
  • Golf driving range and putting
  • 9 hole golf course in Trun (15km)
  • Fitness
  • Canoe in Putanges (Suisse Normande)
  • Horse riding
Discover the Normandy terroir
  • Taste wine, cider and calvados accompanied by a oenologist.
  • Visit the home of Camembert
  • Taste local products: cider aspic, poiré, ...
Cultural Tour in Orne
  • Le Pin National Stud
  • Memorial Montormel
  • Castle Médavy
  • The Château d'Ô
  • The Château de Carrouges
  • Cliff Castle William the Conqueror
Team building activity
  • Games Organization with Duprat Concept Fishing in private pond Pavilion