There’s more to carp fishing in France than stunning lakes – 10 Places you won’t want to miss near Lac de Lumiere. 

The Lac de Lumiere is a beautiful place for carp fishing in France, that’s for sure, but it’s also in one of the most stunning regions of France. Lac de Lumiere is located in Herry, a sleepy village in the famous Loire region in west-central France and is known for its beautiful countryside, charming villages, and world-renowned wines. The region is home to over 100 different grape varieties, making it one of the most diverse wine regions in the world…

Visit Aubigny-sur-Nere

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Sited in the historic province of Berry, which is now in the Cher department of the Centre-Val de Loire region, Aubigny-sur-Nère is approximately 50mins from the lake and is proud of its Franco-Scottish heritage as the ‘City of the Stuarts’.

Visit Bourge

Lac de Lumiere Travel Blog - Bourge

Bourges is an important town in central France, towards the south-east of the Loire Valley (Centre) region and about 1hr from the lake. 

It has a substantial historic centre and two very important monuments – the cathedral and the Palace Jacques Coeur – and is very pleasant to explore.