WHAT TO DO IN GRAND POITIERS?

During your stay, discover Poitiers and its surroundings through numerous activities!

On water, on land or in the air, choose your element!

Whatever your tastes, we offer you a wide range of activities to share with family, friends or couples to challenge yourself, let off steam or simply relax. If you are looking for thrills or challenges with friends or family, check out our selection of motor sports and tree climbing courses. For the little ones, the amusement parks with inflatables and adventure courses await you for moments shared with your family.

Canoe Grand Poitiers

Grand Poitiers canoe trips

Prices from 7€ (depending on activity)
In the Grand Poitiers, it is possible to go for a ride on the water along the Clain river on a canoe, paddle or pedal boat with Tex'Equipements from Jaunay-Marigny, Ligugé or Poitiers.
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Campsite Saint-Benoît

Saint-Benoît
2 Route de Passelourdain
Prices from 6,50€
Just 15 minutes from the town centre of Poitiers and a stone's throw from the centre of Saint-Benoît, enjoy a green setting on the banks of the Clain.
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Canoeing in Saint-Benoît

Saint-Benoît
Lorch Avenue
Prices from 4€
Canoe and kayak rental in Saint-Benoît for people over 8 years old who can swim.
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Clos des Groges Equestrian Centre

Saint-Benoît
Le Clos Des Groges, 34 Route de Flée
Free
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Blossac Park

Blossac Park

Poitiers
Parc de Blossac, Rue Léopold-Thézard
Free
Part of the major urban planning and beautification works carried out from 1750 in Poitiers, this French-style park was created on the initiative of Count de Blossac, Intendant of Poitou.
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Port Mon Repos - Boat rental

Saint-Benoît
Lorch Avenue
Prices from 10€
The Port Mon Repos in Saint-Benoît welcomes boat rentals during the summer for a trip on the river Clain in Grand Poitiers.
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Panorama of the Dunes

Poitiers
24 Boulevard du Colonel Barthal
Free
Overlooking the bed of the Clain, the site allows the visitor to appreciate at a glance a large urban area, structured by the major monuments of the city, punctuated by roofs of grey slate or red tiles. Accessible by city bus, the panorama is also served by a staircase starting near the Pont Joubert.
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Vonne Valley canoeing and kayaking Lusignan

Lusignan
Canoe-Kayak Lusignan, 6 Chemin de la Plage Charles Clerc
Prices from 5 €
The Canoe and Kayak Club offers you the possibility to sail on the Vonne and discover its meanders.
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Rochers de Beauvoir - Climbing site

Vouneuil-sous-Biard
Chemin du Petit Beauvoir
Free
The Beauvoir rocks are well known and recognized nationally for their climbing potential.
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Pony club des Bois de Saint-Pierre

Smarves
Centre de Loisirs des Bois de Saint Pierre, Saint-Pierre Woods
Prices from 3 €
The pony club welcomes you to discover the woods of Saint Pierre near Grand Poitiers.
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Parc du Bois de Saint-Pierre

Smarves
Bois de Saint-Pierre Zoological Park
Free
A forest property acquired in 1968 by the town in a rural area, 7 km from Poitiers, the Saint-Pierre woods are a recreational base that respects the natural character of the site.