There are a number of Canoe Kayak clubs in the area that arrange trips of various distances along the Vienne River – Vallee de la Vienne.

Descente at Aixe – Sur – Vienne: www.aixeck.fr (15 mins from Limoges) and Saint Victurnien: www.ckc-saintvicturnien.fr (15 mins from St Junien)

Brantome Canoe also arranges trips along the Dronne and around the ancient town of Brantome, described as “the Venice of the Perigord”. The routes vary in length from 4km – 20km: www.brantome-canoe.com

A really useful website for all things around the Limousin: www.tourisme-hautevienne.com