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Family fishing in a pond during vacations and week-ends in the villages of Gîtes

Discover fishing with your family in Villages de Gîtes !

Whether you are a beginner, a simple amateur or an experienced fisherman you will find in our Villages de Gîtes the ideal environment to practice your passion with your family during your holidays or weekend.
Some villages have a private fishing pond and it is from a pontoon and sometimes even from your fishing gite or from a cabin on stilts that you can practice your activity. In other Villages de Gîtes, you will benefit from a river or a brook which flows in the vicinity.
Your hosts will have in heart to facilitate your parties of fishing and will place at the disposal a room and the material of necessary. They will be able to show you the right spots for a nice family outing, with guaranteed catches and guide you if necessary to buy your card. For the greatest pleasure of children do not forget that releasing your catch is part of the game, practice the No Kill is to preserve the fishery wealth of the place.

Fishing in a private pond in a village of cottages

For a weekend or vacation with family or friends, having access to a private pond in a self-catering village is an ideal formula for young and old to be introduced to fishing in enclosed waters.
The body of water is often fitted out with wooden pontoons or fishing stations that offer an optimum facility for you and your equipment.

The ponds are rich in species of fish:

  • White fish, roach, bleak or gudgeon will delight the youngest,
  • Perch, pike or pike-perch will interest the most experienced.
  • Some bodies of water are populated with very large carp that will be reserved for specialists, including carpists who practice their hobby at night.

In some villages you have the opportunity to rent a boat to approach less accessible areas often more fishy.

To take full advantage of the pond, relaxation and picnic areas are provided to spend a pleasant day by the water in a quiet and wooded environment in which you can also observe the fauna and flora of this environment rich in biodiversity. It is in this protected and safe for your children natural setting that you will spend unforgettable moments with your family.

River fishing near your vacation rental

During your vacations or the time of a weekend let yourself be tempted by the river fishing. Whether they are of first or second category, a great diversity of rivers can be found near the villages of lodging. If they very often borrow the name of the department they cross such as the Dordogne, the Lot or the Ardèche, some lesser known ones have evocative names such as the Espérance river in the Périgord, a predestined name for those who dream of miraculous catches.
Depending on the category, your host will direct you if necessary to the professional who issues fishing cards and inform you about the regulations in force on the local rivers.
Many regions have adapted their rates for vacations and offer day or week passes and even offer to pay for them with vacation vouchers.
Rivers and streams are exceptionally rich natural environments that should be respected when releasing your catch. There are many species of fish, the most famous of which are the trout and the pike. Some is your favorite practice, with the blow, with the lure, to see with the fly each one will find its happiness there and will share good moments in family or between friends.