From the cottage, you will have the opportunity to enjoy beautiful rambles on marked tracks through the countryside.
Segré en Anjou bleu, 5 minutes away: shopping facilites, street markets, cinéma, indoor swimming pool...
Angers, 35 minutes away: city of arts and history (castle, the Apocalypse tapestries, Jean Lurçat museum...), entertainment, concerts.
Château-Gontier, 20 minutes away: towpath on the Mayenne, boating.
The nearest are less than 30 minutes away:
La Lorie (5 minutes away)
Some other famous châteaux are 90 minutes away:
The Fontevraud abbey (1 hour 30) is a unique place that puts together architecture, history, culture and entertainment.
Le Cadre Noir of Saumur (1 hour away): discover the elite of traditionnal french horseriding.
Le Haras National of le Lion d'Angers (20 minutes away): admire the national stallions, discover the stud farm and its activities related to breeding, the broodmares, and care.
Showjumping events are organised regularely on racecourses in Segré, Craon, le Lion d'Angers, and Angers.
You may also have the opportunity to ride horses nearby the cottage.
Mondial du Lion
Mondial du Lion is an international eventing contest. It takes place every year during 4 days in the end of October, in the national stud farm of le Lion d'Angers (20 minutes by car). It gathers evey year more than 40,000 visitors as well as a hundred top-level horsemens and horses.
The contest's key event is cross : horsemens enrol to ride a 5 kilometers - track across the beautiful surroundings of the stud farm. People are allowed to follow this track that is bordered by glens, forests, and rivers.
La Fête du cidre
The "cider fair" has been taking place every year in February for more than thirty years in the little village of l'Hôtellerie de Flée (2 minutes by car). On the programme: events, entertainment for young and older people, craftsmen, thousands of local produce to taste, and last but not least: cider! Come to this great and friendly fair and discover Haut-Anjou's know-hows.
The key event is certainly the organized walk that gathers every year more than 600 striders on a 5 kilometers track with general knowledge questions, logic, observation, and wooden games made on purpose. Take a chance to win one of the many prizes!