Wandeltuin camping Les Gorges du Chambon

Campsite Les Gorges du Chambon

Montbron, Limousin, France

  • Surrounded by water
  • Outdoor pool and new playground
  • Spacious campsite
  • Restaurant in renovated farm
  • Activities during the season
0 - 7 years

Very suitable for children
younger than 7 years old.

8 - 14 years

Suitable for children
between 8 and 14 years old

14+ years

Less suitable for children
14 and up

Campsite for families with small children: Camping Gorges du Chambon

On the border of the Dordogne and the Périgord Vert is a castle on a peaceful, authentic campsite named Les Gorges du Chambon, a French campsite led by Dutch people. This campsite has renovated farm buildings that are completely in harmony with the surrounding environment. Camping Les Gorges du Chambon is absolutely perfect for those who wish to have a quiet, relaxing holiday. The campsite is located on a hill and is surrounded by the small river de Tardoire, which guarantees a tranquil setting for your upcoming holiday!

Activities

You can plant yourself in front of the tent with a cool drink and listen to the birds or lean up against a tree by the river and read a book. This might be what is meant by ”Living as a God in France”! At Les Gorges du Chambon, you’ll enjoy your holiday to the fullest.. You do not need binoculars to see the native birds, for nature is close. There are many rustic hiking and biking trips that start on the campsite and bring you to untouched places filled with flora and fauna. Mountain bikes can be rented on the campsite.

The campsite has luxurious additional facilities, like a swimming pool, tennis courts, mini golf, playground, sporting field so that everyone can enjoy themselves and can alternate in activities. During the season, children from the ages of 3 and 10 years old can enjoy the children's club. For the youngsters there is the sporting terrain, the practice wall, the small beach at the river and the ping pong tables. Right from the campsite you can canoe on the river. Yoga classes and horseback riding are organised regularly during the season on campsite Gorges du Chambon.

GlamLodge Molenhof

GlamLodge tent

  • Sleeps 6 persons
  • Large fridge with freezer
  • Gas BBQ (skottel braai)
  • Fan and Heating
  • Terrace
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Blue bungalowtent rat

Bungalow tent Blue

  • Sleeps 6 persons
  • Large fridge with freezer
  • Raised beds with frame
  • Tent heating
  • Bring own bed sheets/blankets
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What can one do in the area of campsite Les Gorges du Chambon

  • Nice trips like to the waterfall of Le Saut du Chalard
  • Weekly market in Piégut Pluviers
  • Pre-historical caves and castles
  • City trips to Brantôme, Périgueux, Angoulême
  • Tree climbing park

The Charente-Limousin, an especially green area, is featured by its hilly landscape with many rivers, lakes, picturesque villages, castles and churches in the classic Roman style. The alternation in woods, fields and vineyards make a lovely background for hiking and biking trips, as well as horseback riding trips. This region of France is perfect to get off the beaten path and explore nature on your own. You will be surprised at all the beauty you see once you do this. Angoulême is by far the most beautiful city of this region. It is charmingly located on a high rock plateau on the river Charente and Angoulême has a beautiful old city centre. Angoulême is also the cartoon capital of France, for every year in late January there is an international cartoon festival. It is the second largest cartoon festival in Europe!
The beverages of Charente-Limousin are known for its reputation in wine, liqueur, pineau and of course cognac. Those of you who love cognac should definitely visit one of the large basements of cognac producers like Martell, Otard or Hennessy.
For stargazers, this campsite is perfect. Here one can rejoice and enjoy the beautiful clear starry sky.