What's on in The Gers South West France
Things to do and see in The Gers
Château de Larrouzé is a perfect location for a relaxing holiday and there are so many things to do and see in the Gers.
We have noticed that there are lots of people who really do not want to have to organise activities once they have arrived at the château but still want to get to know the area. There are so many things to do and see in the Gers.
If you are staying with us, you may be interested in one of the following activities which we can arrange for you.
What's on in The Gers
Here are just a few examples of what you can see and do within a short distance of Château de Larrouzé.
For the festivals be sure to book early to secure your accommodation, in particular when visiting the International Jaz Festival at Marciac (21 July - 6 August) and the International Latino Festival in Vic-Fezensac (27-30 July).
We can include transport to and from venues and some days lunch is included.
For more details, please contact us
Visit the international Jazz Festival at Marciac (21 July – 6 August)
Visit the international Tempo Latino Festival in Vic -Fezensac (27-30 July)
Wine, Armagnac and the delicious Gascon Food Tradition – (14-21 October) including learning how to make some traditional Gascon dishes including duck confit, Gascon croustade, foie gras (optional)
Wine and Armagnac Tours including the Flamme d’Armagnac festivals on 19/20 November and 26/27 November
Day visit to L’Art au Mieux festival show-casing local artists (20-22 July)
Sightseeing day – visit to some of the best know places in the Gers including Fourcès, Lectoure, La Romieu, Eauze
Visit local markets. They all have very different characters but exemplify continuing French focus on local produce
Wine and Armagnac tasting tour, with guided domaine visits
Guided cycling days, also see Vineyard Velo
Days out canoeing, horse-riding or even an assault course. These are usually half day excursions
Visit to artisan workshops including a local forge to find out how hand-crafted knives are made, pottery workshop
Visit to a local pottery, half day practical sessions can be arranged