Since September 1, 2021, swimming is now prohibited at the Lake. It will be authorized again from June 2022, according to the surveillance schedules.
The Saint-Cyr Leisure Park, a moment in the great outdoors
Located only 10 minutes away from the Futuroscope, between Poitiers and Châtellerault, the Saint-Cyr Park allows you to get a lungful of fresh air! The park offers 300 ha of greenery in a natural environment including a lake, dedicated to sports, leisure activities and relaxation, to get some air with friends and family. As the park is provided with wooded areas, fields with grass, and pedestrian paths, enjoy the benefits of a walk in the countryside, in midst of protected nature. Gaze at the, sometimes rare, species of the fauna and flora sheltered by the bird reserve, in the Park. Escape from life while enjoying nature during a day to revitalize yourself!
Monitored bathing at The Saint-Cyr Lake
Certified Blue Flag in 2020 and 2021, the Saint-Cyr Lake, at the heart of the Park, offers excellent quality bathing water, fed by the groundwater table, regularly checked by the Regional Health Agency (ARS) and judged as a good environment to swim. Ideal for you to cool off, bathing is monitored during summer by a 5 rescue-swimmer team, within a dedicated and delimited area. Take advantage of the sun rays: the equipped sandy beach is the perfect place for you to spread your beach towel and play racket games.
Your sport and nature moments at the Saint-Cyr Park
As a Nature and Sport Station since 2020, the Saint-Cyr Park offers plenty of sport and nature activities adapted to the whole family. It is a natural setting to do physical and leisure activities for a 100% pleasant experience. Whether you want to build up your cardio or your endurance, to boost your adrenaline or get a shot of happiness, you will be spoilt for choice! Terrestrial activities, water activities, thrilling activities or idleness, it’s up to you to enjoy the moment according to your way of life!
Park’s opening times
The Saint-Cyr Park is open all year round, from 6 a.m. to 10p.m.
The Park is in open access from January to May and from September to December.
There is a fee for entering the Park from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays in June and every day during July and August.
Bathing is monitored on the lake from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays in June and every day during July and August.