: Poitiers (TGV)
: Exit 30 on the A10 Highway
: La Rochelle
: Les Forges
Les Forges is located in the Poitou-Charentes region, a region that fully meets the image of France in its purest form. You will find a pleasant climate with a high degree of zonzekerheid (225 days of sunshine a year), picturesque villages and towns with a nice relaxed atmosphere, not to mention an excellent regional cuisine. In conjunction with the tranquility and space to meet here the true spirit.
There are shops in Les Forges and in nearby Vasles, which is about 3 km to the village so you can walk or bike to your 'café et croissant and where you can find some shops.
In the area there are many recreational opportunities. Explore the beautiful surroundings on foot or by bike. horse riding, fishing, tennis, swimming and golf. From Les Forges are the major cognac houses in the same city within reach, as well as the Bordeaux vineyards and the beaches of La Rochelle and Ile de Ré (distance 100 km).
Poitou-Charentes is known for its beautiful nature La Venise Verte, the expansive forests and picturesque villages. Roman sites such as the beautiful murals in Saint-Savin and the facade of Notre-Dame-la-Grande in Poitiers, take you back in time. For a look ahead, you can visit Futuroscope, a theme park full of contemporary art.