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THOUARS (France), new low cost motorhome site

Friday, 22 June 2018

French regions are committed to low-cost sites. It is being the initiative of some towns and villages that offer motorhome facilities at very reasonable prices, that is the case of Thouars, 5 euros a day, it can even be 4 euros per day if you stay for 4 days.

The town hall of Thouars (France) opened the site on June 14, 2018

Address: 2 Lève de la Magdelaine, 79100 - Thouars, Francia
Number of places: 40 
GPS coordinates:
N 46°58'33.9" /  W 0°12'40.1"
46.976079, -0.211150

Collégiale Notre-Dame et Château des Ducs de La Trémoille, Thouars (France)
Guarded site
The entrance is equipped with a barrier. The site provides all the essential services for motorhomes. The payment can be made in the machines installed next to the parking places.
Prices:
24 hours: 5.00 €
48 hours: 9.00 €
72 hours: 13.00 €
96 hours: 16.00 €
Water: 10 minutes: € 2.00. Local tax: 0.40 € per day.

Thouars (population: 9000 inhabitants)
It is a French commune located in the department of Deux Sèvres in the Poitou Charentes region.
The historical-artistic city of Thouars is located on a rocky promontory, on top of a Thouet meander, and has a rich architectural heritage.
The of the Dukes of la Trémoïlle castle, declared Historical Monument, dominates the valley from the top of its large Luis XIII style façade. This castle was built in the 17th century by order of "Marie de La Tour of Auvergne".
Next to the castle, the holy chapel of Our Lady (early sixteenth century), presents a splendid flamboyant Gothic style facade enhanced by a Renaissance gallery.

Distances to other towns:
Saumur, 35 km.
Poitiers, 64 km.
Tours: 90 km.