A Charming Campsite in the Charente
Enjoy a stopover, a nice holiday on our green camping Les Gorges du Chambon: The luxury of space around you, in natural surroundings and with comfort. Here you can just relax, enjoy the nature, hike, cycle, water fun, meeting, cozy markets, culture and gastronomy… guaranteeing you a a relaxing holiday and unforgettable memories…
Recharge in the centre of France, between the Charente and Dordogne.
Enjoy the exceptional natural environment on the banks of the river, have a warm welcome at the reception and make use of facilities with quality. All ingredients are available for a successful and relaxing holiday.
Camping Les Gorges du Chambon is situated on a terrain of 28 hectare, where you live in natural surroundings. With just 132 pitches, you can imagine the space, we can offer you…..
For the kids: Lots of space to run and to romp like a gigantic playground, freedom, safety and of course a lot of holiday friends.
For you: the peace, the space to relax but also to enjoy the many activities starting from the campsite: hiking, cycling, canoeing, tennis, yoga ……Enjoy a glass of wine or a delicious salad in the evening.
Booking Your Holiday
The Gorges du Chambon Campsite is on the border of the Charentes region and the Dordogne region of South West France.
If you are going to drive, perhaps with an overnight stop, here are the distances from various ferry ports:
- • Calais: 752 km (7 hours 15 minutes drive)
- • Bilbao (Spain) : 529 km (5 hours 30 minutes drive)
- • St Malo: 492 km (5 hours 11 minutes drive)
- • Caen: 490 km (5 hours drive)
- • Santander (Spain) : 593 km (6 hours drive)
- • Bergerac: 122 km
- • Limoges: 90 km
- • Other possible aiports include Rodez, Bordeaux and Toulouse
- • Train station: Nearest Train Station La Rochefoucauld, Service To Angouleme, Limoges
- • Bus : Services to Angouleme
Visit the Area
The Charente and Dordogne, a lot to do and to see!
"The Charente and the Périgord, rich in nature, history, activities and gastronomy!"
Discover the beautiful varied landscapes: hills, rivers, forests, waterfalls, lakes. History is visible everywhere: prehistoric caves, castles, Romanesque churches, Roman baths. Short city breaks: Brantôme, Périgueux, Angouleme. Interesting Museums, also with children: Comic Books, paper, truffle, prehistoric knives, stone cutting, modern art. Bric bracs these true French fleas are regularly organized by each village, good scraping and find lovely French objects!
Lovely spots for physical exercise are everywhere in this area. Tree climbing parks, mountain bike trails, hiking trails, lakes (pedal boats and boat rental), bike trails, golf, pitch and putt, horse riding ...
At the weekly market in the Périgord, you can find delicious local products. The region is famous for its foie gras, duck breast, beef limousine, ceps, Pineau and Cognac.
Nice recommended trips with the whole family: Surrey bike, farms, fishing, adventure park, boat trips, Deer forest, monkey park, train in Cognac, waterfalls ... ..