Exceed your limits

A message for enthusiasts - it’s your chance to choose your dose of thrills and adrenalin, guided by professionals all year round

On four-wheels:


... for the whole family with quad bikes on the dirt tracks at Lencloître It’s adventurous but also combines comfort and stability. Choose one or two hours, or a whole day in the Poitou area and the neighbouring Anjou. There is a wide choice of itineraries, sectors and starting points.


... Or go-karting (aged 7 plus) on tarred pistes in a wood in Usseau, from the afternoon to sunset. Thrills and total pleasure guaranteed at the gateway to Châtellerault and not far from the Main Jaune sculpture.


Take to the heights:

Adventure park in the trees in Thuré for all ages. And you can venture from one tree to another with no danger. The forest is truly different seen from the tree tops. Get a different perspective of Châtellerault and the surrounding area from the canopy.

...or in a hot-air balloon. Flights leave from different starting points including Châtellerault, the aerostation capital. Feel the fabulous freedom of being carried along by the wind on this adventure, observing nature and historical sites from the sky. A range of services and activities: transfer to the flight path, blowing up the balloon, qualifying courses, and more. The area’s airfield also proposes microlight and helicopter flights.

Getting your feet wet :


... Canoeing, kayaking, paddling on our beautiful rivers, the Vienne, Creuse, Anglin, Gartempe...a way of discovering the area, our historical sites, landscapes, wildlife, flora from a different point of view, seen from the water. The courses are varied and suited either to wandering or to more sporty, alone, with your family or friends, with a guide or not.


With canine company:


Mushing - a novel and fun way to get around with sled dogs for all ages. Hiking or discover K9 carting, comfortably seated, there is no need for snow. Get back to nature with Nordic pleasures and Husky dogs for lasting memories.


Discover all the sports and leisure activities of Grand Châtellerault