Envigne Canal

Dug in the 19C to supply the Manufacture in materials and fuel, the canal gave rise to the island at the confluent of the Vienne and the Envigne. Shaded by cedars and sequoias, it is now a water sports centre.

Useful information

Address : 

Pont Camille-de-Hogues, 86100 Châtellerault

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La Manu
La Manu
In a green setting, the renovated
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Car, Motorcycle and Bicycle Museum
Car, Motorcycle and Bicycle Museum
The early days and the growing
Henri IV Bridge Henri IV Bridge
Henri IV Bridge
The bridge (Pont Henri IV), flanked by
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Hôtel Sully
Hôtel Sully
Designed by Charles Androuet du Cerceau,
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Church of St Jacques
Church of St Jacques
Although the façade and the two towers
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Descartes House
Descartes House
The Maison Descartes is a 16C family
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