What can you do in Clairac

Clairac is a beautiful historic village. It is situated on the banks of the Lot River, where just a few steps from the abbey, there is a lovely beach with a terrace and dining options. From the abbey, you can also easily explore the idyllic village. Through the authentic streets lined with beautiful houses, you'll reach the small center where you'll find some shops: a bakery, a pharmacy, a hairdresser. And of course, it's delightful to sit on a terrace or enjoy a delicious lunch in one of the cozy restaurants. Furthermore, within walking distance, there is a nice supermarket with a petrol station.
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What can you find in the area

The Tuscany of France In Lot-et-Garonne, there is a lot to experience. This region is known as 'the Tuscany of France'. The landscapes are beautiful, there is a lot of diversity in agriculture, and there are wonderful views, with a pleasant climate and warm summers. In the area, there are many bastide villages, wine chateaus, and castles to visit. From May to October, in addition to the weekly markets, such as the famous markets in Ste Livrade sur Lot, Villeneuve Sur Lot, and Nérac et Tonneins, you will also find many special markets, such as the flower markets in May in Nerac, the evening markets in Marmande, Vianne, and Prayssas, the Saturday market in Monflanquin, Agen, and Tonneins. Plenty of choices! Those who enjoy browsing through flea markets will find plenty to enjoy here. What you definitely shouldn't miss in July and August is the Marché gourmand, or the gourmet market. On the square, there are stalls with various types of food: bread, wine, all kinds of fruits and vegetables, but also with snails, mussels, or foie gras, the butcher with his huge barbecue, and of course the fries stand. Long tables are set up under the old plane trees, creating a cozy gathering place.
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Staying active and enjoying outdoor activities

If you enjoy hiking or cycling, you're in luck with over 400 routes to choose from. There are routes suitable for leisurely enjoyment as well as for avid cyclists, passing through vineyards, fruit orchards, sunflower fields, forests, and rivers. Furthermore, nearby there are opportunities for pedal boating and water skiing. The Lot River is a great spot for fishing, and it's even better that at the abbey, you have a lovely platform in the shade right by the river.