Leisure activities

In Autun, you will find activities and entertainment for all tastes. Water sports, air sport...: you'll get your fill of sensations!

Maiden flights: aeroplane and hot-air balloon


Autun Aerodrome

Aircraft flights - flying training school, discover the region by aeroplane, maiden flights for the various proposed activities. Please contact the club directly.

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Bellevue in Autun

Latitude: 46.965832
Longitude: 4.260278

Tel: +33 (0)3 85 52 14 40
Visit the aéroclub du Morvan website

Hours and prices

Maiden flight: €162 / h for 2 pers. €240 / h for 3 pers.

Leisure park


Marcel Lucotte Leisure Park

100 hectares of nature for your well-being : 1.5 km from city center.
At your disposal:

  • skate park (free access all year)
  • canoeing, kayaking, sailing, stand up paddle
  • riding center
  • orienteering course: route with 32 positions around the waterbody Vallon free access. Map available at the Sports and Nature Area (1 € 3)
  • climbing
  • putt-putt
  • golf
  • swimming pool with a relaxation area (sauna, hammam, spa bath, jacuzzi, jet shower)
  • fishing
  • tennis
  • moutain bike routes
  • Autun Vapeur Parc

Practical infos

Route de Chalon, Autun

Latitude: 46.956004
Longitude: 4.316254

Tel: +33 (0)3 85 85 52 47 09
For more information visit the city of Autun web site

Hours and prices

Sports and Nature Area :
Opening hours: July and August
Monday to Saturday: 10am - 12pm / 2pm - 7pm 
Sunday: 2pm - 7pm 
By appointment the rest of the year


Pierre Humbert Leisure Park

Multi-sports field and games for children

Practical infos

Municipal Campsite in Anost

Latitude: 47.076869
Longitude: 4.09154

Tel: +33 (0)3 85 82 73 26
Visit the Anost website 
The village of Anost is classified "Station Verte"  

Hours and prices

Opening hours: Open all year round
Price: Free

Canoeing, kayaks, pedal boats, sailing, stand up paddle


Itinérance Bleue - hiking canoeing on the river "l'Arroux"

Canoeing Dracy Saint Loup offers rental Canoe Kayak with shuttle without accompaniment.
You will be able to discover the river Arroux at your own pace with 6 customizable course between Dracy Saint Loup to Toulon on Arroux .
Supervision and transfers upon request .

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Canoë Kayak Dracy Saint-Loup

Tel.: +33 (0)7 82 91 51 97 
email :  

More information on the website www.eauxvives.org

Hours and prices

Validity : june to september.

Inscriptions the day before 18:30 for the shuttles  

Prices : €20 per person for o day - More details on the documentation here (1Mb)


Espace Sport and Nature

In July and August, activities with an instructor:

  • Come and test with your family or friends the stand up paddle!
  • Take a ride in a canoe or kayak on Arroux to discover the fauna and flora!

Information and registration at Espace Sport and Nature.

  • Stand up paddle
  • Hiking canoe / kayak

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Marcel-Lucotte leisure park, Route de Chalon, Autun

Latitude: 46.956004
Longitude: 4.316254

Tel: +33 (0)3 85 52 47 09

Hours and prices

Opening hours:
July - August: 2pm - 7pm; Sunday: 2 pm - 7 pm
Open all year but by appointment only

Equipment rental (by reservation):

  • Optimist, windsurfer, canoe
  • Dinghy
  • Single place kayak
  • Pedal Boat 4 places

Canoe Kayak Arroux

Canoe rental for half or full day. Descent of the Etang-sur-Arroux river (from the campsite) to Saint-Nizier-sur-Arroux (unaccompanied).

About 11 km downhill in unspoiled nature ...

Reservation required.

Photo credit: copyright Claire Lise Henras

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Camping des 2 Rives
26 - 28 Route de Toulon à Étang-sur-Arroux

Tel.: +33 (0)3 85 82 39 73
Mail : camping@des2rives.com
Web : www.des2rives.com

Hours and prices

From April 1 to October 15, 2021

Canoe Kayak

Prices :

  • kayak 1 person : 19 €
  • kayak 2 person : 34 €
  • kayak 3 person : 41 €

Horseback riding / horse drawn carriage rides

La Grande-Verrière

Les attelages de l'Autunois

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We offer horse-drawn carriage rides in the countryside in the Morvan park, in the municipalities of La Grande Verrière and Monthelon, as well as visits to Autun, passing through the medieval quarter and some Gallo-Roman monuments. We can also move for your parties, weddings, or other events in the region.

Health information:
Wearing a mandatory mask

Photo credit: copyright Les Attelages de l'Autunois

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Le Buisson

Latitude: 46.9452349
Longitude: 4.18765899

Phone. : +33 (0) 3 85 54 17 85
Email: tj.facquer@gmail.com

Accompanying leader in equestrian tourism
Animals are accepted

Hours and prices

Open all year by appointment

Prices :

  • Tourist walk: € 11 adult - € 5.50 child
  • Sports walk: € 16.50 adult - € 11 child
  • Day hike: 22 € adult - 11 € child
  • Autun city tour for 1 to 6 people: 132 €
  • Other rates: contact us
La Grande-Verrière

Verrière Pony Club

Pony activities from 2 years old: lessons, training courses...

Practical infos

Mardor at La Grande-Verrière

Latitude: 46.949701
Longitude: 4.11855

Tel: +33 (0)6 15 12 23 13
Visit the La Grande-Verrière website for more information.

Hours and prices

2 - 6 years: €10 (45 min)
6 - 18 years: € 16 (2 h)
adults: €18 (2 h)
Mini-courses from 7 years old € 56 (4 sessions of 2 hours)
La Grande-Verrière

Carriage Driving

Carriage rides

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Le Buisson at La Grande-Verrière

Latitude: 46.945235
Longitude: 4.187659

Tel: +33 (0)3 85 54 17 85

E-mail :

Hours and prices

Price: € 30 / person, 10 € / person supp, € 5 / child supp. Departing from du Buisson, throughout the year, by reservation
Rental of a carriage for a visit of Autun in a horse drawn carriage: 4-6 people, for about a 2 hour ride: 100€, different routes to choose from.

Pony-Club des Bois

Equestrian Centre - Riding school with a female instructor who holds a national coaching diploma. Horse and pony riding lessons, rides and training lessons.

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Le Cluselier, Saint-Forgeot

Latitude: 46.988873
Longitude: 4.290755

Tel.: +33 (0)3 85 52 53 12
Visit the Pony Club des Bois website.

Hours and prices

Introductory pony ride: 8€
Special 'holiday' card (10 sessions): €135 - €150

A hue and A dia

Horse and pony riding lessons, rides, hikes, competitions, livery stables and training courses.

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Domaine de Saint-Honoré at Sommant

Latitude: 47.04796
Longitude: 4.217038

Tel: +33 (0)3 85 82 66 48
Visit the A hue and A Dia website.

Hours and prices

Horse ride without a guide 1 h: €18
Horse ride with a guide: €20
Pony rides (led by parents): €8 for half an hour.



Initiation climbing site of Brisecou

Rocky chaos and granite cliffs are ideal for developing a family activity and an initiation to climbing. A dozen small routes at an easy level (4 to 8 m high) and a dozen of rocky routes at an easy to medium level (2 to 3 m high). Site reference FFME.
Consult the topo guide

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Cascade de Brisecou - Couhard at Autun

Latitude: 46.936964
Longitude: 4.320008

Hours and prices

Free entrance under the responsibility of the users

Golf and putt-putt


Golf municipal

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Ideally located at the foot of the historic center of the town of Autun, the municipal golf course offers a magnificent panorama all along the course. You can enjoy the view of the Morvan Regional Natural Park and buildings of various architectures such as the Roman theater, St Lazare cathedral and the military high school. Hilly and technical, you will enjoy discovering or rediscovering this atypical route, with a daily and inexpensive access formula.

Photo credit: Golf d'Autun

Practical infos

Chemin des Ragots
71 400 AUTUN

GPS coordinates :
Latitude: 46.9493941
Longitude: 4.32705605

Phone. : +33 (0) 3 85 52 09 28
Mail: golf.autun@wanadoo.fr 

Bar - Restaurant
Projection room

Animals are accepted under certain conditions

Hours and prices

Opening time : Every day from 9 a.m. to dusk, except 25/12 and 1/01

Consult the rates



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Nautical Centre of Autun, Chalon road at Autun

Latitude: 46.954568
Longitude: 4.319515

Tel: +33 (0)3 85 86 95 80

Hours and prices

Opening hours:
July - August: 2pm - 8pm

Price: €2.30

La Petite-Verrière

Moulin putt-putt-golf

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Le Moulin in La Petite-Verrière

Latitude: 46.948622
Longitude: 4.32724

Tel: +33 (0)3 85 54 13 94

Hours and prices

Opening hours:
All year from 11am

Adults €4
Under 10 years old: €3

Animal park and activities


Autun Vapeur Parc

Board the steam train for a little trip along the lake!

Practical infos

Base de Loisirs Marcel Lucotte
Route de Chalon à Autun

Latitude : 46.956004
Longitude : 4.316254

Mail :  

Hours and prices

Opening hours:
In July and August: Wednesdays, Saturday and Sunday from 3.30 pm to 6:30 p.m.

Prices: €1


"Alôsnys" : Animal Park

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17 route de Vergoncey in Curgy

Latitude: 46.997629
Longitude: 4.403066

Phone : +33 (0)6 74 62 93 15
Mail: alosnys@gmail.com
Website : "Alôsnys - Village des saveurs et des savoirs"

Hours and prices

Open without appointment from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m .: Wednesdays and Saturdays from April 15 to October 1.
All year round: guided tour, order pick-up, group reception by appointment.

Free visit: € 3.50
Guided tour: € 7
Price of vegetables to be seen on site.

Swimming pool and bathing places


The Swimming Pool in Autun

Two indoor pools, an outdoor leisure pool with slide, racer slide and a paddling pool, a relaxation area (sauna, hammam, spa bath, jacuzzi, jet shower). Many activities are offered: aqua 'gym, aqua' seniors, 'aqua' baby, aqua fun, swimming lessons...

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Nautical Centre of Autun,  route de Chalon, Autun

Latitude: 46.954568
Longitude: 4.319515

Tel: +33 (0)3 85 52 24 45

Hours and prices

Closure for renovation from the 12th to the 25th of February, 2018

Opening hours:
Open all year: check the opening hours

From Monday to Friday from11:45 am to 8:00 pm, Saturday from 12:30 am to 6:30 pm and Sunday from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm.

Prices 2017 (out of July and August):
Swimming Pool :

  • adults: € 4.10
  • children < 18, student, jobseeker and disabled person : €2.80

Swimming pool and Relaxation area (sauna - whirlpool..) :

  • adults: €8.90
  • children < 18, student, jobseeker and disabled person : €6.00

Anost Lake

Non-supervised swimming. Also available: sanitary facilities, children's playground.

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The Pont de Bussy municipal campsite in Anost

Latitude: 47.076869
Longitude: 4.09154

Tel: +33 (0)3 85 82 73 26

The village of Anost is classified "Station Verte" 


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La Celle-en-Morvan

The "wild" route

In the wilds of Morvan, trout fishermen will appreciate this authentic route on the Celle et la Canche. Fly fishing (worms, moths or minnows) gives excellent results and the wild brown trout are in abundance here. True nature lovers will be delighted!
Reference AAPPMA: visit the Union de la Gaule Autunoise et des pêcheurs morvandiaux website.

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Nearby La Celle-en-Morvan

Rivers: la Celle, la Canche

Latitude: 47.005492
Longitude: 4.196187

La Petite-Verrière

Fish farm fishing

Possibility of fishing for a half day, there is a barbecue and a picnic table on site: please ask for more information

Practical infos

Le Moulin in La Petit-Verrière

Latitude: 46.948622
Longitude: 4.32724

Tel: +33 (0)3 85 54 13 94

Hours and prices

Open all year from 11am

Price: fishing weight €8,50 / kg for 'portion sized trout', €11 / kg for trout from 600g to 1 kg.


Le Ternin au Pont du Souvert

All the first category fishing techniques are possible in light of the proposed route With a smooth fishing spoon, riffles where speckled trout that will surprise you even more than the easy fishing.

Reference AAPPMA: see the Union de la Gaule Autunoise et des pêcheurs morvandiaux website

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River: le Ternin

Latitude: 47.09884
Longitude: 4.23141


Predator fishing

Only on the right bank is fishing with two rods maximum authorised, a regulation which allows you to take out only two predatory fish per day. The Pikeperch are in abundance here, and predator fishing is pure pleasure. Carp anglers will find "big carps" that bite the boilies and even seeds. All carp that weighs more than 5 kg must be returned to the water.
Reference AAPPMA : Union de la Gaule Autunois et des pêcheurs morvandiaux. (Autun Gaul Union and the Morvan Fishermen)

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Vallon lake, right bank in Autun

Latitude: 46.953653
Longitude: 4.312198

La Grande-Verrière

The "no kill" route

This easily accessible and nicely landscaped route is ideal for lovers of fly fishing. The downstream is easily accessible for beginners and more technical and crowded upstream for the more experienced. A route that is accessible to everyone with a large population of brown trout.
Reference AAPPMA: visit the Union de la Gaule Autunoise et des pêcheurs morvandiaux website.

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La Grande-Verrière

River: le Mechet

Latitude: 46.963961
Longitude: 4.141761


Information, fishing permits and equipment

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  • Aux Poissons Rouges

1 bis rue de La Vieille Halle, Autun
Latitude: 46.953391
Longitude: 4.299727
Tel: +33 (0)3 85 86 30
Visit the website of the shop
Opening hours: Monday - Saturday: 9am- 12pm / 2pm - 7pm

  • Morvan Pêche

9 ter rue de L'arquebuse, Autun
Latitude: 46.953391
Longitude: 4.299727
Tel: +33 (0)9 67 04 22 57
Opening hours:
Monday: 2 pm - 7 pm; Tuesday - Saturday: 8. 30am - 12pm / 14.30pm - 19pm; Sunday: 8.30am - 12pm



Tennis in Autun

2 synthetic, grass courts.

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Nautical Centre, route de Chalon - Autun

Latitude: 46.954568
Longitude: 4.319515

Tel: +33 (0)3 85 52 24 45

Hours and prices

Opening hours: Easter to All Saints
Price: €6.20 / h

Tennis in Anost

A court and a half court
To reserve the tennis courts from 1/09-30/06 contact la pizzeria grill du Bourg , from 1/07 to 31/08 please contact the campsite.

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The Pont de Bussy municipal campsite in Anost

Latitude: 47.076869
Longitude: 4.09154

Tel: +33 (0)3 85 82 73 26
Visit the website of Anost 

The village of Anost is classified "Station Verte" 

Hours and prices

Prices: 5€/h : 27€ for 6h. Under 18 years old: €3 / h

Motorized Activities


Quad Vignes et Châteaux

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Come to Domaine Les Bertrands (Charming cottages and guest rooms, swimming pool ...) in Couches (71490) for a complete change of scenery.
Near the magnificent Château de Marguerite de Bourgogne, in the heart of the Couchois vineyard and a few laps from the Côtes de Nuits or Côte Chalonnaise vines (Mercurey, Rully ...), you will have the choice between 5 hikes ranging from 30 minutes to 3 hours, in high-end two-seater quads or in a 3-seater buggy (with or without driver), specially designed for your comfort and safety. To discover this magnificent region, you will be accompanied by a qualified guide and will be able to combine the pleasure of the ride with that of wine and historical pleasures.
Choice: Quad 2-seater or Buggy 3-seater, driver or passenger, "group" or private "VIP" formulas, on the road (30 'and 1 hour to discover the sensations of motorcycling ... without a 2-wheeler license!) Or by All Terrain. Accessible to everyone: from beginners to experienced, family or friends reunions, bachelor parties, seminars, quad owners ...
Your pleasure and your safety are our priorities!

Sanitary measures:
Wearing a mandatory mask (not supplied). Hydroalcoholic gel available at reception. Systematic disinfection of helmets and manipulations of quads and buggies during hikes. Barrier gestures.

Photo credit: SARL Quad Vignes et Châteaux / Samuel Dessol

Practical infos

Domaine Les Bertrands
6 Route de Chalencey in Couches

GPS coordinates :
Latitude: 46.8655608
Longitude: 4.5778359

Tel .: +33 (0) 7 88 58 31 26 or +33 (0) 7 85 82 20 91

Email : quadvigneschateaux@gmail.com

Web : www.quad-vignes-chateaux.fr

Hours and prices

Open all year round according to availability (by reservation only).

Prices: 15 €



Vélorail du Morvan

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As a couple, with friends or family, come aboard our Vélorails for two rides on the old railway line which linked Autun to Avallon via Saulieu until 2011. Come and discover the sensations of the train .. by bike !! Thanks to the electric assistance, you will be able to pedal effortlessly while keeping the sensations of cycling!

Find our departure times on our website.

Photo credit: Olivier Curie Locoteam sas

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Gare de Cordesse - Igornay
71 540 - CORDESSE

Latitude : 47.0517790
Longitude : 4.3440780

Tel. : +33 (0)6 82 44 53 84
Mail : contact@locoteam.fr
Web : veloraildumorvan.fr

Hours and prices

Open from 03/04 to 14/11/2021, Find our departure times on our website.

Prices: from €32 to €44 per cyclorail

I book on-line



Guided visit of the ancient collections and presentation of medieval manuscripts: July and August, Fridays: 3: 00 pm
Entertainment and exhibitions are held regularly.

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Hôtel de Ville, Place du Champ de Mars - Autun

Latitude: 46.9507
Longitude: 4.305964

Tel: +33 (0)3 85 86 80 35
Visit the library's website

Hours and prices

Opening hours:
Tuesday: 2pm- 7.30pm; Wednesday 10am - 6pm; Friday 10am - 6pm Saturday 10am - 12pm / 2pm - 5pm

Strike Bowl

Also on site: billiards, hockey puck , table football, pinball, basketball, video games, punching ball, cars Fast and Furious, Spiderman pinball ...

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Route de Chalon Autun

Latitude: 46.955843
Longitude: 4.317305

Tel: +33 (0)3 85 52 06 06
Visit the bowling website

Hours and prices

Opening hours: Monday - Thursday: 10am - midnight  (Mondays only open during school holidays), Friday - Saturday 10am - 2am, Sunday 2pm - 11pm.

Prices: one game: € 4: before 8pm.; €5: after 8 pm from Monday-Thursday, Sunday and public holidays; €6.50 after 8 pm, Friday - Saturday, the eve of public holidays.

Happy Hour available from 6:30pm to 7:30pm on Thursdays



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Terrasse de l'Europe, centre-ville in Autun

Hours and prices

Open from the 21st of june, 2019. 

In June, July and August : 

  • from 11 am to 3 pm and from 4 pm and 8 pm from Sunday to Thursday  
  • from 11 am to 3 pm and from 4 pm to 9 pm Friday and Saturday

Prices : 

  • €2 / Ticket
  • €5 the 3 tickets

Arletty Cinema

Classified as "a Cinema art house". 3 projections rooms including 2 rooms accessible for people with reduced mobility.

Practical infos

5 rue Pernette - Autun

Latitude: 46.951522
Longitude: 4.296727

Tel: +33 (0)3 85 52 05 54
Visit the website of the Arletty cinema

Hours and prices

Price: € 7; reduced: € 5.50


Games library

Where everyone can come and play for free and borrow games and toys from among more than 800 games.

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Espace Simone Veil, 21 rue du 11 novembre Saint-Andoche, Autun

Latitude: 46.952721
Longitude: 4.288434

Tel: +33 (0)3 85 52 47 35
For more information about the game library visit the Communauté de Communes de l'Autunois website.

Hours and prices

Opening hours
Outside of the school holidays: Monday: 2 pm - 6 pm; Tuesday - Wednesday: 9am - 12pm / 2pm - 6pm; Thursday: 9am- 12pm / 2pm - pm; Friday 9am-12pm
School holidays: Monday: 2pm - 5.30pm; Tuesday - Thursday: 9am - 12pm / 2pm - 5.30pm
Summer season: Tuesday - Friday: 9am - 12pm; Annual holidays from 1/08 to 15/08

Laser Game Urban Arena

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Indoor & Outdoor Laser Game: equipped with laser weapons, play as a video game (Fortnite; Call of Duty) (from 6 years old).

Bubble-Foot: play football in giant inflatable bubbles, collide to knock down your opponents without hurting them (Minimum size 1m20).

Throwing axes: take your ax, aim and launch! Ax throwing, popularized by loggers in Canada, is an activity combining observation and dexterity.

Entertainment - Games area

Photo credit: Romain Galland

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11 Bis Rue du Théâtre Romain
71 400 AUTUN

GPS coordinates :
Latitude: 46.9556121
Longitude: 4.3099668

Tel: + 33 (0) 7 67 63 92 42
Mail: urbanarena@orange.fr 

Hours and prices

Open daily from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. by reservation.

Prices: from 10 to 15 €


Bike Park

The Bike Park of Mesvres is divided into three parts. These spaces are accessible to all public under the condition to follow the safety instructions for each assembly.

  • The Pump-Track and Dirt circuit .

The pump track is a loop consisting of a series of bumps and banked turns. One goal, maintain - or even increase - your speed by winding bumps, by pumping in hollows and in the turns. And of course without pedaling! An excellent learning school . A mini Pump-Track and Dirt circuit is available for young children.

  • The trial areas

They are specially made to work on balance and steering. They are intended for bikers who want to develop their skills, but they are also accessible to all public.

  • The maneuvering area:

It comprises a set of modules fitted for the discovery and development of controlling your bicycle: balance, maneuverability, traction ...

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Recreation area of "la Plaine" - Mesvres

Latitude : 46.856973
Longitude : 4.241766

Hours and prices

Free access all year