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Activities — Chez Castanet, Villa to rent in the south of France


Day or night, watch this historic village and home come to life.

There are a wide variety of activities available in close proximity to the house. To name a few:

  • GOLF:
    Golf de Saint-Thomas (a PGA style course) has “wide open fairways, banks, woods, water hazards, doglegs… You will need all fourteen clubs on the eighteen holes of Saint Thomas, a challenging and exciting course”.
  • Biking:
    Biking the small country roads provides you with exercise and sightseeing of local sights.
  • Swimming:
    Swimming in the beautiful blue waters of the Mediterranean is a relaxing way to spend a beautiful afternoon.
Cruise the Canal de Midi et Narbonne
Watch the actual Tour de France riders go by.
Enjoy a spectacular river swim.
Dancers perform in town square.

You will be staying in the pleasant 1,000 year old village of Nézignan l’Évêque, in the Midi. The countryside is almost totally given over to vineyards. The village is on the coastal plain, 15 minutes by car from the Mediterranean. The local vista varies from that of the 14th to the 20th centuries – always interesting. Only 20 minutes to the north are the spectacular mountains and gorges of Haut Languedoc.

red boat sets up.
blue boat at the ready.
and Red appears the victor.
Throughout the year, jousting competitions are held on the water.