Sompt - Leisure things to do

Golf Club De Niort
Description18 Hole, Par 71 Golf CourseGolf Club De Niort
Location79000, Niort
Map of 79000, Niort
Travel time from SomptAround 30 minutes
More information18 hole golf course with 10 bay driving range, putting green and pitching green. There is a club house with a bar and resaurant and you can hire trolleys or golf carts. The weekday rate is 27 € and weekend rate is 34 per round.
Opening timesClosed on Tuesday mornings between October and April

 

Golf Club Des Forges
Description9 Hole, Par 36 Golf CourseGolf Club Des Forges
Location79340, Menigoute
Map of 79340, Menigoute
Travel time from Sompt40 minutes
More information9 hole golf course with 10 bay driving range, putting green and pitching green. There is a club house with a bar and resaurant and you can hire trolleys or golf carts. They also provide tennis facilities. The weekday rate is 30€ and weekend rate is 36€ per round.
Opening timesClosed on Christmas Day

 

La Marais Poitevin (Green Venice)
DescriptionGreen VeniceGreen Venice
Location79210 Arcais, to the west of Niort
Map of 79210 Arcais, to the west of Niort
Travel time from Sompt45 minutes
More informationThe famous Green Venice is a labyrinth of water and greenery, which can be toured on foot, on bicycles, in canoes or in the traditional boat with guide. The bicycle tours last between 1 and 3 hours and are clearly marked. Life jackets are available for the boat trips. Bicycles and boats are available to hire. The marshland village of Coulon with its typical whitewashed buildings makes a good base to explore the park.
Opening timesAll year

 

La Petit Chene (Golf Course)
Description18 Hole, Par 72 Golf CourseGolf du Petit Chene
Location79310, Mazieres En Gatine
Map of 79310, Mazieres En Gatine
Travel time from SomptAround 45 minutes
More information18 hole golf course with 18 bay driving range, putting green and pitching green. There is a club house with a bar and resaurant and you can hire trolleys or golf carts. The weekday and weekend rate is 36€ per round.
Opening timesClosed on Tuesdays in low season (October through to May).

 

Montgolfiere du Bocage
DescriptionHot air baloon ridesBaloon rides
Location79140, Cerizay
Map of 79140, Cerizay
Travel time from SomptUnder 2 hours
More informationA full hour baloon ride over the unspoilt countryside of Poitou Charentes. The cost of the flight and the induction is €220.00 (Euros).
Opening timesOpen all year round, although the weather conditions are better in summer.

 

Plan d'eau du Lambon Celles
DescriptionLeisure beachPlan d'eau le Lamdon .
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Location79370, Celles-sur-Belle, just outside Melle
Map of 79370, Celles-sur-Belle, just outside Melle
Travel time from SomptLess than 20 minutes
More informationA 15 hectare site with a beach and supervised swimming lake. Canoes, wind surfing and pedal boats are available to hire. Fishing is also avilable with carp ranging between 6 and 7 kgs.

The full range of activities include Canoeing, Wind Surfing, Pedal boats, Bike surfing, Miniature golf, Fishing and Swimming.

Entrance is free for children under 8 years old and is less than €2.00 (Euros) for older children and adults
Opening timesUsually between 10am and 7pm (including public holidays)