These are the oldest silver mines you can visit in Europe. Silver ore has been mined here since the 6th century, but the first coins were struck during the reign of Charlemagne. Don't hesitate to combine this visit with a tour of the historic center of Melle.
The old town, with its magnificent streets and medieval buildings, is also well worth a visit. If you visit here, you should know that the Musée des Arts de Cognac is a must-see. Here you'll discover the entire history of the town and the world-famous drink of the same name.
Futuroscope is a French theme park built around themes such as multimedia, cinematography and futuristic audiovisual techniques. The park features several cinemas using various techniques, such as 3D, IMAX and 360° techniques. There are also live performances and a variety of attractions.