In the heart of the Loir Valley, on the edge of a magnificent 50ha lake, the CAMPING DU LAC DES VARENNES will be the ideal place to spend holidays with family or friends. The LE LAC DES VARENNES CAMPING is located in Marçon in the Sarthe region of the Pays de la Loire, which has resources as much for the beauty of its landscapes as for the richness of its architectural heritage, its festive and sporting events and its unique gastronomy. It is located on the banks of the Lac des Varennes, on the banks of the river Loir, near a leisure centre with direct access to the beach.
For your weekends or camping holidays in France, discover this 3-star campsite which has 250 pitches. On the sports side, the campsite offers hiking within the campsite, as well as horse riding (300 m). Various activities on site in July and August: volleyball, table tennis and mountain biking. The campsite also organises entertainment, dance evenings, shows and a mini-club for your children in July and August. Motorhome owners: the campsite has an artisanal terminal located inside the grounds. A minimum of one night is required.
The campsite offers pitches facing the lake or the river (with a fence for the river).
The pitches are shaded or not.
For wifi 1 free connection per pitch.
DEPOSIT of bread out of season from 9am on reservation.
Reception open from 9am-12pm and from 2pm-6pm out of season.
9am – 12pm and 1.30pm – 8pm July and August
Leisure centre 5 minutes away: mini-golf, archery, tennis, pedal boats, sailing club (sailing, canoeing, etc.), water slides, horse riding centre (July and August), sports course, multi-sports ground.
During the summer: guided hikes and cycling outings.
Various activities: lottery-dance evenings, karaoke…
Village wine tastings.
Recommended tours “coup de coeur”: troglodyte village
Tips for visiting castles
Castle of Ponce sur Loir 20 mn
Glassblower 20 mn
Troo : Troglodyte village 30 mn
Château du Lude : 30 mn
Château de Bessay sur Bray (5 euros the guided tour price 2020) with free walk in the park. 30 mn
Zoo de la Flêche 45 mn (reduction to be asked at the campsite)
We are located 45 minutes from Tours and 45 minutes from Le Mans.
Le Mans circuit about 30 mn
Château Amboise 1h
Amboise mini-cakes 1 h
Blois Castle 1 h
Château de Chambord1 h30
Chenonceau Castle 1h10
And many small private castles 1 h