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Le 13th January 2022
Laid out on the old towpath along the Charente River, the green corridor offers a peaceful, picturesque stroll.
From the Grande Prairie lake in Saint-Yrieix to Nersac, 17 km of shady paths offer unmissable stops for sports enthusiasts and lovers of natural environments...
A characteristic fauna and flora (orchids, guinea fowl fritillaries, etc.), leisure and bathing bases (lake, Nautical center "Nautilis" ice rink, fountains with evocative names, the piles of the old railway bridge of the " petit Rouillac", Port l'Houmeau founded in the XNUMXth century, lined with beautiful mansions, the forecourt of the cellars and Marquet Island, the locks...
Near the path, the Fléac public garden, laid out in 1986 between the river and the town hall, is located on the site of the former vegetable gardens and pleasure gardens of a private mansion that became a boarding house.
The garden is embellished with an artificial grotto, a watercress bed, springs, sculptures… Perched on a ridge, the rich heritage of Fléac is worth a detour (deanery, castle, Romanesque church, town hall and exceptional panorama….