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CLUB MED POMPADOUR
DOMAINE DE LA NOAILLE 19230
Telephone: (33) 5 55 97 30 00 Fax: (33) 5 55 97 30 49
France in brief
- Surface area: 632,834 sq km
- Capital: Paris
- Official language: French
- Currency: the Euro
- Religions: the majority are Catholic
Useful facts for your stay at Pompadour Club Med
• Main public holidays and events in France
- in January: New Year’s Day (1 January)
- in April: Easter Monday
- in May: Labour Day (1 May) / Ascension Day / Whit Monday
- in July: Bastille Day (14 July)
- in August: Assumption of the Virgin Mary (15 August)
- in November: All Saints Day (1 November) / Armistice Day (11 November)
- in December: Christmas Day (25 December)
• Culinary specialities of the Limousin region
- Starters: nettle soup
- Dishes: tourtous (pancakes with duck or goose fat), milhassou (potato galette or pancake)
- Desserts: flognarde (pear tart)
• Flora and fauna native to the Limousin region
Places of interest to discover in the area surrounding Pompadour Club Med
Make the most of your stay at Pompadour Club Med to discover the natural beauty and fascinating culture of the Limousin region.
At Arnac, 5 km from Club Med:
• the Chateau de Pompadour, which has been conserved intact since the 15th century
• the National Stud, famous for its Anglo-Arab horses
• the hippodrome where races are held every Sunday in the summer season, opposite the chateau
• the Chapelle St Blaise, the parish church of Pompadour, built in the 16th century by Geoffroy de Pompadour
• 12 km from Club Med, discover Segur-le-Chateau, one of the finest villages in France, a small mediaeval town in the Valley of Auvézère, at an altitude of 320 m.
The climate in the Limousin region
The region has a southern, ocean climate, similar to the Aquitaine region, with low rainfall. Winters are mild and snow is rare; temperatures are high in summer, and there are frequent storms.
GMT time difference: + 2 hours in summer
GMT time difference : + 1 hour in winter
Météonews provides live weather news for this Resort and forecasts for the next 5 days.
Club Med is a great place to share with your friends and extended family
To book more than 6 guests, please call :
1300 855 052
Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM and 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM on Saturdays.