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The best things to do in Sarthe

The best walks to do

With its steep terrain peaking at over 200 meters, the Alpes Mancelles make hiking one of the most popular activities in the Sarthe. Among the most not-to-be-missed is the meandering loop of the Sarthe around Saint-Léonard-des-Bois, as well as the Monts et Marches trail at Saint-Céneri.

Do you love cycling? Discover Vélobuissoniere

If you like pedaling, come and challenge the relief of the Alpes Mancelles during a cycling activity in the Sarthe!

The Vélobuissonnière links the Loire à vélo and the Véloscénie: discover 250 km of cycle paths through varied landscapes of forests, mountains, plains and riversides. Stop off in one of Sarthe’s small villages!

The roads to Santiago de Compostela and Montois

Calling all walking enthusiasts! The Sarthe is crossed by the Chemin de Compostelle and the Chemin Montois.

Pilgrims and hikers can follow the mythical routes during their stay at the Sans Souci campsite, and Fresnay-sur-Sarthe is one of the stops along the way. It’s also an opportunity to join the paths of Mont-Saint-Michel (GR22).

Fun on the banks of the Sarthe!
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Things to do at Domaine du Gasseau

In Saint-Léonard-des-Bois, the Domaine du Gasseau is the perfect place to take part in a wide range of activities in the Sarthe region and enjoy the great outdoors.

This relaxing site in the heart of the Alpes Mancelles offers young and old a wide range of leisure activities, including permaculture, rock climbing, the Accrobranche park, horse riding, concerts and exhibitions.

Discover cani-rando with our partner

The Sans Souci campsite invites you to discover an unusual activity in the Sarthe region: join our partner for a cani-rando!

You’ll see that dog sledding isn’t just for winter vacations.

Your bungee jump in a natural setting

Are you a thrill-seeker looking for activities in the Sarthe that will challenge you? Get your adrenaline flowing with bungee jumping!

Set course for the Saint-Georges-le-Gaultier site. 15 minutes from the campsite: a viaduct reputed to be the closest bungee jumping spot to Paris.

Take to the skies of Sarthe with hot-air balloons

Take to the skies with an activity in Sarthe that will leave you with indelible memories!

Take to the skies over the Alpes Mancelles in a hot-air balloon: Septième Ciel Montgolfière offers you an escapade of several hours in the Sarthe skies, over hilltop villages and green valleys.

Boat trips on the Sarthe river

If you’re looking for a quiet, rejuvenating activity to do in the Sarthe, consider reserving your electric rowboat: departing from Fresnay-sur-Sarthe, you’ll sail up the Sarthe River at your own pace, discovering a unique landscape and rich biodiversity.