BOURDEILLES (65km, 60mins)
Bourdeilles boasts a beautiful 13th century castle and is the perfect location for long walks along the river or a picnic.
Chalus (24km, 25mins)
The town of Chalus is an important stop ont the tourist trail of Richard the Lionheart (Route de Richard Coeur de Lion). The tower here (Tour de Chabriol) is open in high season and it is from this tower that Richard the Lionheart was fatally shot with a crossbow. The town itself has several art and artisan craft galleries as well as a couple of excellent restaurants.