Winter sports

Possibility for cross country skiing at 35km

Pessade to Saulzet le Froid

Sancy's nordic zone, Besse en Chandesse

Possibility for downhill skiing at 40km

Super Besse resort

A little further away, Mont-Dore and Chastreix Sancy resorts

White water sports

White water sports for everyone, slow itinerary for the whole family along the River Allier, or faster in the swift currents of the Couze-Pavin river. For more information, see the link below :

white water sports

It is also possible to practice water games in the water leisure centers :

Issoire's swimming pool

and at the "Issoire Nautique" base.



For thrills, instructors can take you on unbelievable glider flights to a well-known spot in Europe.


For speed and motorsports enthusiasts, the CEERTA track in Issoire offers you the opportunity to drive exceptional cars during practice races.

Events and shopping

  • For spectacles and events the Zenith of Auvergne is a 15 mn drive from the house by the A75 motorway
  • The center of Clermont-Ferrand, with its shopping malls Jaude and Jaude 2, is accessible by train, the railway station is a 500m walk from the gite.