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Les Etapes du Cognac

Les Étapes du Cognac, will introduce you to the charms of the cognac trade and its people in an area whose identity is imprinted with its star product.

The “gabare”: a typical boat on the Charente river
La gabare Dame Jeanne The Cognac Community of Communes, through the construction of a gabare (sailing barge), wished to pay tribute to the men who navigated up and down the river with their heavy wooden boats until the beginning of the 20th century. The replica sailing barge is one of the (...)
Tourist Office
16, rue du 14 juillet 16100 Cognac Tél. 05 45 82 10 71 Fax 05 45 82 34 47 Schedules of opening October to April included: monday to saturday 10:00 - 17:00 / closed bank holidays May, June, September : monday to saturday 9:30 - 17:30 / closed bank holidaysJu (...)
Cognac campsite
Open from May to October, the 3-star Cognac campsite is a haven of verdant tranquillity set by the river, five minutes from the town centre. Ideally located in rich leafy surroundings on the banks of the Charente, the campsite in Cognac offers 160 sites on 2 hectares in a picturesque setting. (...)
The marina
Once an active trading port, the Cognac marina now offers sailors practical comfortable mooring facilities. Set in the centre of the town, it will meet the needs and expectations of tourists keen on river cruises. Number of berths : 40 Société Les canalous : - tél : +333 (...)