The 6 great lakes of Morvan

The Morvan mountains are only 2 hours away from Paris, and have everything you need for a relaxing break. On the north side of the regional natural park, you can go walking around the big lakes or try out some water sports on the calm waters. Looking for a change of scenery? At the lakes of Morvan, you'll instantly feel far from the stresses of your daily routine!

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The Morvan

A wild natural area to explore

There are hiking trails here of varying distance, as well as a range of horse-riding trails. Come and admire the contrasting scenery as you go fishing, swimming or mountain biking. The waters of Pannecière lake are full of fish and surrounded by woodland, forests and steep banks. The sunsets in Saint-Agnan will almost make you feel like you're in Ireland.
The Maison du Parc de Saint-Brisson is in a natural, protected and historic setting. Wander along the discovery trails before stopping off to visit the Maison des Hommes et des Paysages, the Ecomusée du Morvan or the Musée de la Résistance.

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A closer look at Lac Kir near Dijon

This is the ideal place to come and cool off and have fun near Dijon: afternoons of swimming surrounded by greenery, picnics in the shade, leisure activities, a hiking trail, a campsite and some great water sports such as canoeing, sailing, water skiing and pedalo boats!

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Other lakes in Burgundy

There are other lakes in Burgundy in protected environments that are ideal for relaxing, with shaded shores, calm and fresh waters, perfect for fishing and water-based activities.

Natural reflections creating unique scenery

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