Le Pôle du Cheval et de l'Âne

Les Roulottes du Berry set in the Pôle du Cheval et de l’Âne nature and leisure park, bordering the village of Lignières, belong to the Conseil Général du Cher and were granted the Pôle d’Excellence Rurale' quality label in 2006.

Over 140 hectares, the Pôle du Cheval et de l’Âne offers to the general public and professionals alike the best all-round equestrian center in France with a horse racing track and equestrian stadium with riding arenas, cross country circuits and obstacle courses.

Make your stay at the holiday village coincide with one of the great events of the Pôle du Cheval et de l’Âne (Horse Racing, jumping, horse and harness racing or horse ball contests , international eventing ...). More than 50 days of events per year are organized at the Pôle du Cheval et de l’Âne. You can also learn (under supervision) the basics of harness riding or appreciate the gentle nature of the Grand Noir du Berry donkey on walks along calm, hidden paths.

The latest addition to the Pôle is 'SITAZIN' (The Living French Donkey Museum) which opened in June 2011 with 350m ² of scenography + 7 donkey breeds officially recognized by the French National Stud.

Visit the Pôle du Cheval et de l’Âne website : www.polechevaletane.fr

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Who are we ?

Open from March to the beginning of November, the quirky Roulottes du Berry holiday village is in the heart of the Pôle du Cheval et de l’Âne. This nature and leisure park located in Lignières has become in the last ten years, one of the most visited tourist sites in Indre. There are 50 static gipsy caravans with a capacity of 244 beds; 3 caravans with disabled access. The park also has within its 140 hectares a horse racing track (for trotting racing, show jumping and flat racing) an equestrian site with racing arenas, cross country circuits and a harness racing marathon circuit, a breeding centre and a live donkey museum called “Sitazin” which opened in june 2011.


Route de La Celle Condé
18160 Lignières
Tél. : +33 (0)2 48 56 69 91