La Savoureuse

Country cottage to rent in the south of the Loire Valley



​Fishing :

La Savoureuse is an ideal destination for amateur fishermen as the Aigronne stream flows through the garden.  This stream is 29 kms long, and you can fish trout, roach and perch. The fishing licence is compulsory, and you can take advantage of special holiday or daily rates.

Fishing licence cards can be bought at the café in the village : 
Le Bon Coin - bar-tabac-restaurant - 37350 LE PETIT PRESSIGNY
Au Relais Intermarché - M. BASCOULARD - 37290 CHARNIZAY -
open from Monday to Sunday morning
Au Panier d'Alice - Mme LECOINTE - 37350 LA CELLE GUENAND - open from Monday to Saturday



Swimming :

Water park : Naturéo - Loches (27 kms)

France's first natural water park
Built on a hill facing the Château at Loches, this large water park, Naturéo, opened its doors recently to the public. For the first time in France, a natural water swimming pool is available to the public.

Public open air swimming pool at Le Grand Pressigny (10 kms)

Open during the summer months


Public open air swimming pool at Preuilly sur Claise (10 kms)

Golf :

Loches Verneuil Golf course (24 kms)


Whatever your playing level, you are welcome to play at the golf course at Loches Verneuil. This charming golf course boasts beautiful countryside. An unmissable experience !

Hiking :


The South Loire Valley proposes 268 km of walking paths to satisfy nature lovers.


On foot, on bike, or even on horseback! You will discover this unique countryside.


As a warm-up, you can start by taking the walk suggested in the middle of the village (yellow signs, 12.5 kms, 3hours walk).


Canoeing :

On the (very calm) River Creuse, the Descartes club has canoes you can hire.


Canoë-Kayak Club

Allée Léo Lagrange37160 Descartes

Tél. : 02 47 59 81 65 / 06 67 52 01 52


If you prefer to discover the River Indre you can hire canoes and paddle down the River between Loches and Chambourg.


Aflo Location Canoë Kayak


37600 Loches

Tél. : 06 09 92 01 36

Hot Air Balloon rides :


Several companies invite you to hover over the Garden of France – you have limitless options !

The Hot Air Balloon flights are organised every day during the spring and summer months, according to weather conditions.  This region is an exceptional area to see from above : châteaux, country manors, churches, and of course the River Loire.

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