Lussac-les-Châteaux

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

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TownLussac-les-Châteaux
Insee code86140
Postcode86320
Latitude46.4037830
Longitude0.7250770
AltitudeFrom 70 to 148 meters
Surface28.06 km²
Population2411 inhabitants
Density85 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

Chief townPoitiers (at 39 km, 40 min)Mazerolles at 3.4 km (6 min)
DepartmentVienneSillars at 5.8 km (9 min)
RegionPoitou-CharentesSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Lussac-les-Châteaux, capital of Canton, is where a large quantity of prehistoric and historic riches. Madame de Montespan (1640-1717), famous mistress of Louis XIV, was baptized at Lussac-les-Châteaux. The tomb of President Leon Pineau (1861-1965) is visible in the new cemetery on the road to Limoges.


SIGHTSEEING

  • The batteries of the old drawbridge, the hermitage (also said the leper), tanner district ... are places of interest to lovers of art and history.
  • The Prehistoric Caves (Mousterian and Magdalenian period)
  • Leisure on the edge of Vienna.
  • Walk around the pond.
  • Sablin The Museum of Prehistory - Media - MJC 21.
Detailed information
TransportTrain station of Lussac-les-Châteaux
Information pointsTourist Office of Lussac-les-Châteaux
Leisure centresMuseum of Prehistory La Sabline
Natural sitesForest of Lussac

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

  • Flea Market 2nd Sunday in June each year around the pond.
  • Flea market in October the first Sunday of each year, the Leisure banks of the Vienne. Information +33 5 49 84 57 73.
  • Horse National Pro-Am, in August. From 9am to 18pm, at the stage riding the edge of Vienna.

ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

  • Relaxation and Nature:
  • Over 800 km of hiking trails (maps available at the tourist office)
  • The Garden of Roses (La Puye)
  • Leisure:
  • Futuroscope (Poitiers), The Giants of the Sky (Chauvigny), Valley of the monkeys (in Romagna), Planet of the Crocodiles (at Civaux), Snake Island (in Trimouille) ...
  • The central open-air Lathus (climbing, canoeing ...)
  • The Abyss Aquatic Centre in Civaux (course spa, jacuzzi, steam room, diving pool ...)
  • Heritage and Roman Art:
  • Saint Savin Abbey - UNESCO World Heritage site.
  • Valley of the Frescoes and Romanesque abbeys.
  • City of writing Montmorillon.
  • Site Merovingian Civaux, archaeological museum.
Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Horse ride or trek in VienneNature and the outdoorsFrom 16 € to 170 €Le Vigeant (22 km)

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PHOTOS

Cave HermitageCave Hermitage
 
The Cave of FadetsThe Cave of Fadets
The enigmatic building known as the Hermitage, the leper colonyThe enigmatic building known as the Hermitage, the leper colony
 
Tourist OfficeTourist Office
Square November 11, 1918Square November 11, 1918
 
The Bridge PierThe Bridge Pier
Saint Michael's GateSaint Michael's Gate
 
Church Lussac-les-ChâteauxChurch Lussac-les-Châteaux
The Sablin: Prehistory Museum - Media - MJC 21The Sablin: Prehistory Museum - Media - MJC 21
 
Museum of PrehistoryMuseum of Prehistory

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WEATHER

Thursday 18 December
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Min. 12°C - Max. 14°C
Friday 19 December
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Min. 11°C - Max. 13°C
Saturday 20 December
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Min. 7°C - Max. 13°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantLes Orangeries  
9.1
Lussac-les-Châteaux
dropoff window It is in a prestigious setting that you receive the Les Orangeries establishment, Lussac -les -Châteaux near Poitiers. Stop by in this sumptuous restaurant and architect...
Located in Lussac-les-Châteaux31 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantDéfiPlanet' au Domaine de Dienné  
8.1
  SPECIAL OFFER
Dienné
dropoff window Located in an area of ​​45 hectares near Poitiers, restaurant warmly invites you to his table. You will love the quiet, elegant and contemporary. It serves traditional...
Located 10.3 km from Lussac-les-Châteaux26 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantStorybook   NEW
Montmorillon
Cuisine fait maison à 80 %: Plat (Tourte, quiche,...) et Dessert (Tarte au citron, crumble..) - Vous avez la possibilité de manger dans des groottes, ambiance conviviale garantie
Located 11.1 km from Lussac-les-Châteaux5 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 2 bedroomsAu fil des mots 86 - maison d'hôtes    
9.2
Montmorillon
19th house 200 m from the city of books and writing city and shopping center 5 minutes walk. Suite: rent by the night, weekend, week, cooking, cabin showers, upholstered bed 160 bed...
Located 11 km from Lussac-les-ChâteauxFrom 70 € to 88 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
House for 50 personsDéfiPlanet' à Dienné   SPECIAL OFFER
Dienné
Holidaying in France.. More than just the mountains and beaches. France is the most visited country in the world and has over 8 millions visitors to campsites around the country. Around...
Located 13.5 km from Lussac-les-ChâteauxFrom 795 € to 920 € per week 
House for 6 personsL'Eucalyptus, maison indépendante, parc  
10
Saint-Secondin
The Eucalyptus (***), cottage recently renovated, is located at the entrance of a village in southern Vienna. Fully enclosed park (4000 m), ideal for children and pets ! Fully equipped...
Located 19.7 km from Lussac-les-ChâteauxFrom 400 € to 450 € per week 

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HOTELS

Hôtel Montespan - Hotel in Lussac-les-ChâteauxHôtel Montespan     
7.6
Lussac-les-Châteaux
Located in Lussac-les-Châteaux, Hôtel Montespan offers simple accommodation with free Wi-Fi, a 1000 m² garden with plants and furnished terraces. Both Lussac Train Station and the Museum...
Located in Lussac-les-ChâteauxRoom from 35 €
Hôtel Les Orangeries - Hotel in Lussac-les-ChâteauxHôtel Les Orangeries     
8.1
Lussac-les-Châteaux
In the centre of Lussac-les-Chateaux, Les Orangeries is a typical country-style house with an outdoor swimming pool and free Wi-Fi. It has been awarded the European Ecolabel. Guest...
Located in Lussac-les-ChâteauxRoom from 75 €
Hotel des Deux Porches - Hotel in Lussac-les-ChâteauxHotel des Deux Porches  
Verrières
Located in Verrières, 800 metres from Etang de la Forge, Hotel des Deux Porches offers a restaurant that serves French dishes, a bar and en suite rooms. Wi-Fi access and a continental...
Located 10.1 km from Lussac-les-ChâteauxRoom from 51 €

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Hôtel de l'Europe
Located in the heart of Poitiers, Hotel de l'Europe is just a 15-minute drive from Futuroscope. The hotel has a courtyard, a garden and offers free Wi-Fi...
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Hôtel de l'Europe
Located in the heart of Poitiers, Hotel de l'Europe is just a 15-minute drive from Futuroscope. The hotel has a courtyard,...
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