Cycling & hiking
Loire à Vélo : the gîte is adjacent to the world-renowned path to Santiago de Compostela and to the cycle paths forming part of the “Loire à Vélo” network.
Canoeing and kayaking on the River Loire are available at La Charité, Sancerre and Marseille-lès-Aubigny
Nature & birdwatching
Within 20mn drive of the Gîte du Port there are 2 world-renowned nature reserves – the Réserve de Loire and the Réserve du Bec d’Allier (see article), with the possibility of seeing some rare birds, such as the Osprey and the Bee-Roller, particularly during the migration season.
There are several stables within easy distance by car and extensive traditional organized hunting and fishing activities can be found in the vicinity