Activities near The Pigeonnier at La Taupe

Here are just some of the activities near La Taupe Golf Wines and wine country Swimming Bicycling Tennis  Summer Concerts and music festivals Country Walks Picturesque Villages Local Markets  Local cuisine Local Festivals (holidays-Music-Folk Arts and Crafts) Petanque The Lot Valley Christmas Markets Michelin starred restaurants (for hardcore “Foodies”). Historic buildings, churches, villages, ruins, castles, …


One of our favorite pastimes at La Taupe is cycling. Whether one likes flat or hills you can find them all around the area. The canal de Midi has wonderful flat tree lined bike paths with great restaurants/cafes as your destination. We have bikes here for your use. Or ride along country roads through the …

Starred tables near La Taupe

Michel Trama-Puymerol (3 stars) Marriottat-Agen (1 star) Chateau de Mercues-Cahors (1 star) Claude Marco-Cahors  at Lamagdelaine (1 star) Gindreau-Cahors at St. Medard (1 star) For Gonzo Gastronomy, come stay with us at the Pigeonnier at La Taupe –

Blues and Jazz near La Taupe

[singlepic id=73 w=320 h=240 float=left] In addition to the Jazz Festival in Montauban, Tournon d’Agenais  (5 miles from La Taupe) has become a frequent venue for blues musicians.  Recently several American artists have performed in Tournon.  Some very good French blues men have performed there as well.  Pictured is Nico Tousaint sitting in with a …

A lovely bike ride near La Taupe

The hard core brought bikes.  They reported only seeing 3 cars in 30 miles of[singlepic id=74 w=320 h=240 float=left] incomparable countryside.  They are, however, not going to be in the Tour de France this year. And don’t forget, if you’re looking for a vacation rental in France, you should stay with us.