June 2014 outing – Chateau Gontier


A Restaurant Meal


a Visit to the Ursulines Convent


a Tourist Boat Trip



 on Saturday 14 June 2014


[Note: the outing on this day was to have been to Chenillé-Changé but many members said it was too far to travel. This visit replaces it.]

Come and join us in this ancient and lovely riverside town for any or all of the three activities there.

1.   12:00 Lunch

Meet at the restaurant “Le Bretagne”

99 Avenue de la Division Leclerc
53200 Bazouges Chateau-Gontier
Tel: 02 43 07 98 76

This bar/brasserie/grill has a “menu” at  €13.60 for entrée, plat du jour and dessert;  or choose from their extensive à la carte menu (which includes some inexpensive lighter items).

Wine: €2.30 /glass;  coffee €1.30.
Pay the restaurant direct at the end of your meal.
Use the booking form (link below) to let Lynn know if you will be having the lunch so that Lynn can make the reservation.


2.   2:00  Visit to 17th century Ursuline Convent

Meet at the Tourist Office for this guided tour which lasts about 1hour 30 minutes

Office de Tourisme
Place André Counord
53200 Château-Gontier Bazouges

Price: €3.50 per person – see below


3.  4:15  4:00 !! Tourist Riverboat Cruise “Le Duc des Chauvières”

Meet at    Quai d’Alsace

                53200 Chateau-Gontier

Return: approx. 6 p.m.

Price: €8.20 per person – see below



The convent visit and the boat trip MUST be paid in advance. Please print a booking form and send it with your cheque, made payable to EuroMayenne,  to:

Lynn Chesters
7 La Bichelière,
53470 Martigné sur Mayenne

…..to arrive before 9 June.

Questions?      Ask Lynn:   02 43 02 57 71   or    lynn.chesters@wanadoo.fr

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