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City break in Limoges. Active leisure ideas for Limoges - attractions, recreation and nightlife

In the immediate vicinity of Limoges is the famous Park Zoo Reynou, which would be of interest to all nature enthusiasts and tourists with children. The area of the zoo is 40 hectares, a significant part of its territory is occupied by green spaces. For the convenience of visitors, the area is divided into several thematic zones. Here you can see animals from the African savannas and rainforests, as well as typical representatives of the Australian fauna. The beautiful park was founded at the end of the 19th century, and now it is distinguished by spectacular landscape design. Fountains and artificial waterfalls always work here in summer amidst numerous lush flower beds. Visitors are provided with many comfortable recreation areas, children's playgrounds and rides.
Limoges is the warmest city of France. It is famous by its porcelain and ceramic items of XIX century, by splendid local applied art, the basis of which is in the creation of coated ware … Open
Another family-friendly facility is Aquarium du Limousin striking with its decoration and diversity of sea creatures. It is located on the premises of an old underground reservoir that was built more than 150 years ago. Over time, it lost its former relevance, but the premises haven't been destroyed. Now it houses huge aquariums with marine inhabitants. The volume of the largest one is 40 000 liters. In total, the center has collected over 400 species of fish and marine animals. It is allowed to touch the most friendly and safe of them. Informative tours are held in the aquarium every day. Local schoolchildren and students are frequent guests.
In summer, Bellevue Park becomes one of the favorite spots for locals and tourists alike. It offers beautiful swimming pools, among which there are special ones for children, as well as well-equipped sunbathing terraces. Plenty of free space for active games and walks, playgrounds and rides are available for kids of various ages. The park will appeal to those who like spending time in a relaxed atmosphere enjoying many shady alleys and secluded areas. In the summer season, there is always a cafe in the park, so you can relax with comfort and have fun here all day long. Copyright
Vacationers with children in Limoges will be interested in visiting the water park L’Aquapolis. This is an indoor park available for recreation at any time of the year. The water park … Open
Fans of pristine nature will surely love Orans Park. This park has several ponds and has become home to dozens of bird species. Spacious walkways are equipped here along with recreation areas with benches and gazebos, as well as spacious glades with a green lawn. In summer, the park also has several cozy cafes where you can enjoy fresh pastries and ice cream.
Flaherty In the warmer months, another attractive amusement park is open near Limoges - Tarz en Arbres. It is a large rope town built within a vast forest. Here you can try out well-liked bungees, rope bridges and other original attractions, many of which are suitable not only for children but also for adults. The park also has well-equipped picnic places and many interesting places for walking. Many rare species of trees and plants have been preserved in the forest. It would be a pleasure to visit it for all nature enthusiasts.
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On a rainy day, you can head to SOLO Escalade, an entertainment center that has long won recognition from local youth and active tourists. This top-notch climbing center with a staff of professional instructors is aimed at a wide range of guests. Walls available here are suitable for both small children and those who have long mastered the basics of mountaineering. All entertainments take place under the guidance of instructors and only with protective equipment on, therefore they are absolutely safe.
Limoges - Sunset reflection One of the most unusual entertainment facilities in town is Bubble Bump, which is especially attractive in the warm season. Its guests are offered exciting games, the main attributes of which are huge inflatable balls. Here you can roll down the mountain being inside the ball, play football while sitting on the bubbles or pass various obstacle courses. A sea of positive emotions is guaranteed to all family members.
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Patinoire de Limoges houses one of the largest ice rinks in the region. The indoor sports complex is open all year round, however, the largest number of people still visit it in winter. Besides, the center has a swimming pool and various sports grounds. It is mainly visited by families with children. Tourists with small kids might also be interested in Carrousel de Limoges. In this small and very cozy theme park, you will find colorful carousels and cafes with a rich selection of sweets.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Limoges and surroundings

Recommended places for active recreation and leisure in Limoges

Le Grand Théâtre
Where: 48 rue Jean Jaurès, Limoges; Telephone: +33 (0)5 55 45 95 95;
Le Tabernacle
Where: 22 rue de la Loi, Limoges; Telephone: +33 (0)5 55 34 69 80;
Le Buckingham
Where: 23 blvd Saint Maurice, Limoges; Telephone: +33 (0)5 55 33 49 14;
Le Grand Zanzibar
Where: 3 rue Font Pinot, Limoges; Telephone: +33 (0)5 55 34 54 13;
Reference information
Map of all parks
National and city parks around Limoges
♥   Regional Nature Park 'Périgord-Limousin' , 37.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Regional Nature Park 'Millevaches en Limousin' , 69.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Regional Nature Park 'Brenne' , 92.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Regional Nature Park 'Causses du Quercy' , 146.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Limoges
♥   Amusement park 'Futuroscope' Poitiers, 113.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all Michelin restaurants
Michelin-starred restaurants in Limoges
♥   Restaurant 'La Table du Couvent' Limoges. Type - Modern cuisine. 2.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Chez Alphonse' Limoges. Type - Traditional cuisine. 2.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Amphitryon' Limoges. Type - Modern cuisine. 2.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'La Cuisine du Cloître' Limoges. Type - Modern cuisine. 2.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Le Cheverny' Limoges. Type - Modern cuisine. 2.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Guide to your best city break in Limoges - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Limoges - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Limoges?' disappears immediately. - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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