The village of Verteuil-sur-Charente is located in the department of Charente of the french region Poitou-Charentes.
What makes this village a bit special is the massive Chateau which can be seen for miles.
When you arrive in Verteuil-sur-Charente and you see the Chateau it will remind you of a fairy castle with it's five towers and watchtower set on rocky outcrop overlooking the River Charente.
It really does dominate the village and has been in the La Rochefoucauld family for centuries.
|Beautiful setting, the River Charente.|
In the River Charente around the village you will find a variety of fish and its rippling shallows are very popular with fly fisherman.