Campsite near Brive
Tourism in Brive-la-Gaillarde
Brive-la-Gaillarde, so called because of its fortified walls which have withstood attackers over the years, is a town in the south of France with a population of 106,000. Brive became the capital of Corrèze at the time of its advent thanks to the advent of the railways, and is now a pleasant town to stay in and enjoy exploring.
Things to do in Brive
The Labenche Museum was set up in the hotel of the same name, built in 1540, its Renaissance architecture is still very much in evidence and is a pleasure to observe. It was listed as a French historical monument in 1840. Book your campsite holiday near Brive-la-Gaillarde and visit this museum, which has almost 5,000 objects on display in the building’s seventeen rooms. There are permanent and temporary exhibitions on the history of the Corrèze and Brive. You can also see ten pieces of unique tapestry made by the Royal Mortlake Manufacture. Take advantage of your holiday to discover a place of worship, the Saint-Libéral chapel. This gothic style religious building was built in the 15th century. Nowadays it hosts exhibitions of world-famous artists and artists from the Limousin, some conferences and even concerts. The Saint-Libéral chapel was given to the town in 1976 after being listed as a French historical monument in 1971. Now it can be visited to admire its architecture and the exhibitions inside.
The Pans of Travassac
Dive into the heart of the Limousin heritage by venturing to the Pans de Travassac to discover this ancestral knowledge. Unique in Europe, this place will be presented to you on a guided tour to learn all about the stone and the exploitation of the slate which is still used today for the restoration of monuments in Corrèze. Come and discover exceptional landscapes where the abundant vegetation blends with the surrounding stone. The site is open from the end of May to the beginning of October, you will spend a playful moment between young and old.
Campsite at 1 hour from Brive-la-Gaillarde
Are you looking for a campsite near Brive-la-Gaillarde? Choose Flower campsite La Plage with its large covered and heated swimming pool. Situated 60 km from Brive, you can take a break during your stay to discover the riches of the capital of Corrèze. Take advantage of this city break to buy local products to offer to your loved ones on your return from your campsite holiday in Treignac. Indulge in local specialities such as walnuts, chestnuts and truffles, all of which are made to perfection by the craftsmen and women of Briv. Treat yourself to excellent drinks made in the local tradition: beers, wines, liqueurs… Don’t wait any longer and book your mobile home, lodge cabin or Freeflower rental near Brive here. Only 1 hour’s drive from the campsite La Plage, Brive offers you a family day out between culture and relaxation.