Fontdouce, fun and sports activities in a refreshing setting
A leisure outing near Cognac and Saintes in Charente-Maritime
Located20 minutes from Saintes and Cognac, in the heart of a peaceful valley,Fontdouceis a multi-faceted site consisting of an adventure park, aformer abbeyand several acres ofgreen space.
Tree climbing and laser game for your family outing
Take height on the 12 tree climbing courses of the park, including 3 for children from 3 to 8 years old, race on our two zip lines of 200 meters and compete on our laser game outdoor in a natural and authentic, heart of the forest
La Fontaine Douce links the adventure courses to the abbey
La Fontaine douce, from which the park takes its name, is a small stream running along the valley and is the link between the adventure park and the abbey. It brings a quiet environment and a serenity of the most appreciable
Picnic tables and relaxation areas for an unforgettable family moment
The many picnic tables throughout the valley and the high net and the terraces of the adventure park allow you to take a break between two activities and enjoy the surrounding nature
Near the adventure park, track games and fun activities to practice with family
A few steps from the adventure park, the Abbey of Fontdouce classified as a Historic Monument offers several fun games for families, thematic guided tours or free visits and treasure hunts at night some summer evenings!
With treasure hunts, the adventure continues through the abbey!
Lose yourself in its different rooms full of history and take the time to stroll through its French gardens.
Hiking trails to venture between Saintes and Cognac
Many hiking trails also pass through the Fontdouce Valley, for example the circuits of the 10 and 13 fountains that depart from Burie and are respectively 13 and 20km. There is also the circuit of 7 sources from Saint Césaire.You will find explanatory sheets for these three hikes below.
Great adventure park in a beautiful and unique environment just in front of a grandiose abbey. My kids absolutely enjoyed the experience and there are many... levels to progress from easy to more challenging. The staff is great, very helpful and friendly. There is also a café within the park, very enjoyable when you have to wait for your kids to finish their activities.Definitively recommend to go!read more
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