The estate and the surroundings

The cottages of Clairbois and Vigerie are located on an area of more than 50 hectares of forest, in the heart of the region of Sologne des étangs, on the edge of the forest of Bruadan.

The cottages are close to the castles of the Loire: 30 minutes from the majestic castle of Chambord,30 minutes from that of Cheverny - the castle of Tintin - and 45 minutes from Blois, whose castle is both famous for its staircase and for having been the scene of the assassination of the Duke of Guise. History buffs or lovers of beautiful stones, these getaways will make you happy!

Scientists of all ages will be able to visit with interest the radio telescope of Nancais,located 38 Km (35 minutes). And in this case, a stop to get the famous and delicious shortbread of Nancay is essential!

For animal lovers, zooParc de Beauval is 45 minutes away. Much closer, you can observe at leisure the inhabitants of the nearby private forest (50 ha) in which you can walk: birds, hares, roe deer, etc.

The Federal Equestrian Park of Lamotte-Beuvron,25 minutes away, will delight riding enthusiasts.

And for young amateurs, pony and hitch rides are offered to the Ponies of P'tit Monthault. Aurélie, a qualified instructor, welcomes you for various activities in the world of equidae: pony lessons adapted to all ages, harness rides, work on foot, ... all in a quiet and family atmosphere.

More information:

The Ponies of Ptit Monthault

Aurélie Lemaire

28 rue de Monthault 41200 Millançay

+33 (0)6 63 94 25 96

Fishermen, you will find information on the best spots here: Millançay fishermen's counter.

It is possible to fish in the pond of the Millançois: 5 € the fishing card for the day.

More information from the President of the association L'étang des millançois, Mr. Vauquelin: +33 (0)2 54 96 64 65 or +33 (0)6 70 31 06 37.

Hikers on foot or by bike, you can enjoy the envy of the beauties of the Sologne des étangs.

Hiking ideas here: Millançay hiking guide.

The privileged location of the cottages will allow you to combine relaxation, nature and cultural activities. You will enjoy the calm of the forest, while being close to exceptional tourist places.